George T. Hunter Lecture Series 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