This American Life http://wutc.org en 'It Has To Be Surprising': A Conversation With Ira Glass http://wutc.org/post/it-has-be-surprising-conversation-ira-glass <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">WUTC’s Michael Edward Miller interviews&nbsp;<a href="http://www.thisamericanlife.org/">This American Life </a>creator/host Ira Glass.&nbsp; They discuss creativity, failure, how the element of surprise is crucial in radio stories, and much more.&nbsp; <a href="http://wutc.org/post/american-life-host-ira-glass-visits-chattanooga-april-7th">Glass will be here April </a></span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://wutc.org/post/american-life-host-ira-glass-visits-chattanooga-april-7th">7</a></span><a href="http://wutc.org/post/american-life-host-ira-glass-visits-chattanooga-april-7th" style="line-height: 1.5;"><sup>th</sup></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for the George T. Hunter Lecture series.</span></p><p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 22:05:25 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 19779 at http://wutc.org 'It Has To Be Surprising': A Conversation With Ira Glass 'This American Life' Host Ira Glass Visits Chattanooga April 7th http://wutc.org/post/american-life-host-ira-glass-visits-chattanooga-april-7th <p><a href="http://wutc.org/programs/american-life-wutc">This American Life </a>host &amp; creator Ira Glass will visit Chattanooga and give an inside look at his popular radio show. &nbsp;His presentation is part of the <a href="http://www.benwood.org/pages/The-George-T-Hunter-Lecture-Series/">George T. Hunter Lecture Series</a>, sponsored by the Benwood&nbsp;Foundation in partnership with the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. &nbsp;The event is free and open to the public. &nbsp;This American Life airs on WUTC 88.1 FM Sunday evenings at 7 p.m.</p><p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 16:33:42 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 19698 at http://wutc.org 'This American Life' Host Ira Glass Visits Chattanooga April 7th Story Contest: Win Ira Glass Reception Tickets http://wutc.org/post/story-contest-win-ira-glass-reception-tickets <p><em><strong>UPDATE: The contest is over. &nbsp;Congratulations to our winner, Ryan Darling!</strong></em></p><p><em><strong>More information about Glass's lecture <a href="http://wutc.org/post/american-life-host-ira-glass-visits-chattanooga-april-7th">is here.</a></strong></em></p><p><em><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The event is free &amp; open to the public.</span></strong></em></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Ira Glass, host of <a href="http://www.thisamericanlife.org/">This American Life</a>, is coming to Chattanooga on April </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">7</span><sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for the <a href="http://www.benwood.org/pages/2012-2013-Speakers#glass">George T. Hunter Lecture Series</a>. &nbsp;With that in mind, WUTC is having a contest. &nbsp;Tell us your best true story about a road trip and you could win tickets to a special reception with Ira Glass.</span></p><p></p><p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 17:02:45 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 18979 at http://wutc.org Story Contest: Win Ira Glass Reception Tickets This American Life In Chattanooga May 10th http://wutc.org/post/american-life-chattanooga-may-10th <p>On Thursday, May 10th, 2012, Host Ira Glass and friends will perform an episode of <strong><em>This American Life</em></strong> on stage at NYU&#39;s Skirball Center for the Performing Arts in NYC, and send it live via satellite to more than 500 movie theaters across the country, including Rave Motion Pictures East Ridge 18 and Hamilton Place 10-17 in Chattanooga, Tennessee.</p> Tue, 17 Apr 2012 18:21:27 +0000 Michael Edward Miller 4881 at http://wutc.org This American Life In Chattanooga May 10th