In March 1922, a new organization called the Madison Community Union was founded. Its purpose was to consolidate the fundraising activities of various groups and charities, then allocate the money […]
David Maraniss, “Path Lit By Lightning: The Life of Jim Thorpe...
This week, Madison Bookbeat host Stu Levitan sits down with David Maraniss – someone who is not only a Madison author, but by certain metrics, could be considered Madison’s greatest […]
WORT Wins Milwaukee Press Club Awards!
WORT Wins 8 ‘2021 Excellence in Journalism Awards’ Over the weekend, the WORT News Department won eight awards in audio categories in the 2021 Excellence in Wisconsin Journalism Awards from […]
Bob Dylan’s “Chimes of Freedom” – An exegesis ...
Bob Dylan’s Chimes of Freedom An Exegesis by Stu Levitan In late January and early February, 1964, when the number one song in America was “I Want To Hold Your […]
WORT News Wins 5 Milwaukee Press Club Awards
The WORT News Department won five awards in the Excellence in Wisconsin Journalism Awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, including two gold awards. WORT competed with radio broadcast outlets across […]
‘Tis The Season for Holiday Music
Had enough of holiday carols? Tune into WORT for something different. Many specials happen during this time, including “Best Of 2020” shows. Coming up later this week: Thursday 12/31 G-Man […]
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