The Moth Podcast


The Moth features people telling true, engaging, funny, touching and eye-opening stories from their lives. Hailed as "New York's hottest and hippest literary ticket" by the Wall Street Journal, The Moth has been producing sold-out storytelling shows for over ten years. Stories are told without notes to a live audience by a wide range of people. The best have been captured here. For more information about our programs, live events, and CD's for sale, go to The podcast is updated on Mondays.

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Title: The Moth Radio Hour: Farms, Fish Banks, and an Iron Roof

The Moth Radio Hour: Farms, Fish Banks, and an Iron Roof

April 21st, 2015

All of the storytellers in this hour are New Voices Fellows from the Aspen Institute. A leading advocate for food security must reassess her own relationship… Go to Episode

Ijeoma Oluo & April Salazar: StorySLAM Favorites

April 14th, 2015

Ijeoma Oluo’s mother teaches her how to turn bad situations into adventures and April Salazar goes to a pro-choice rally with her stepfather. Go to Episode

The Moth Radio Hour: Freddie Hubbard, Charlie Ravioli, and The Monk

April 7th, 2015

Christian McBride, a jazz bassist, is put to the test by his idol, Freddie Hubbard; writer Adam Gopnik details his daughter’s cosmopolitan imaginary… Go to Episode

Molly Cameron & Stevie Long: StorySLAM Favorites

March 31st, 2015

Molly Cameron tries to re-create a spontaneous moment for an album cover and a Stevie Long finds the nerve to sit down and have a difficult conversation… Go to Episode