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May 30, 2016

Truman's 'Whistle Stop Tour'- Segment A
A discussion with author Phil White about his book detailing President Harry Truman's campaign in the summer and fall of 1948.

President Truman's Legacy- Segment B
A discussion about President Harry S. Truman's legacy.

May 31, 2016

We Live Here: Gun Violence- Segment A
The next installment of St. Louis Public Radio's podcast, We Live Here, explores gun violence.

Circus Flora: 30th Season- Segment B
A discussion about Circus Flora's 30th anniversary show.

Grand Center Development- Segment C
A discussion about development in Grand Center.

June 01, 2016

United Negro College Fund- Segment A
A discussion about the United Negro College Fund and its efforts provide educational assistance to African Americans.

Sound Bites: Hit List- Segment B
A discussion with Sauce Magazine about new restaurants in St. Louis.

June 02, 2016

Reducing Jail Population- Segment A
A discussion about an effort by St. Louis County and the University of Missouri-St. Louis that seeks to reduce the county’s jail population by 15 to 19 percent over two years.

STL Vernacular- Segment B
A discussion with Adam Frick, the founder of STL Vernacular, about the St. Louis podcast scene, how it compares nationally, and why he decided to create a hub for podcasts in the area.

June 03, 2016

Shakespeare Festival St. Louis- Segment B
A discussion about the Shakespeare Festival St. Louis production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream."

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Jazz Unlimited

Jazz Unlimited host Dennis Owsley wrote the book, City of Gabriels: The History of Jazz in St. Louis, 1845-1973. Hear him talk about the book in his appearance on St. Louis on the Air.

Dennis Owsley hosts three hours of jazz each Sunday night from 9 to midnight. Get the playlist and listen to the show, and find out what's coming up next week on our Jazz Unlimited page.

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National Program Highlights

Fresh Air
Questlove On Prince, Doo-Wop And The Food Equivalent Of The 'Mona Lisa'
The Roots' drummer discusses the artistry involved in creating a great meal. "I'm more obsessed with the journey ... than the destination," Questlove says. Originally broadcast April 27, 2016.

Fresh Air Weekend: Marc Maron; Reconsidering Millennial Speak; Susan Silverman
Marc Maron talks about sobriety and his "uncomfortable" comfort zone. Linguist Geoff Nunberg weighs in on the phrase "I feel like." Rabbi Susan Silverman discusses anxiety, faith and adoption.