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DC By The Book

Thursday, Mar 21, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

The nation's capital has served as the backdrop for many works of fiction. We explore the literary fabric of the city and learn about a new mapping project that will help readers explore the city through books.

Local Media Upheaval

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

Kojo examines the changes in the local media scene and looks ahead to how readers will get community news amid the upheaval impacting smaller, alternative publications.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Mar 15, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Angela Alsobrooks, Maryland state's attorney for Prince George's County, and D.C. Council member Tommy Wells (D-Ward 6) join Kojo and Tom Sherwood in the studio.

The DC Tech Sector

Tuesday, Mar 12, 2013 at 1:21 p.m.

Growth of the region's tech sector has been a priority for local leaders that may start to pay dividends. Others worry the fast rises and sharp falls of some start-ups aren't a safe bet.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Mar 8, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown joins Kojo and Tom in the studio.

The Legacy Of Gallaudet's 'Deaf President Now' Movement

Thursday, Mar 7, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.
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Twenty-five years after a student protest led to the first deaf president at Gallaudet University and helped spur passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act, Kojo explores the legacy of the campus uprising.

A Basketball History Of The Washington Region

Wednesday, Mar 6, 2013 at 12:15 p.m.

We explore the area's history through one of is signature sports, and learn about a few local legends along the way.

Enter The Sequester

Monday, Mar 4, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

We analyze the local and national impacts of the sweeping federal budget cuts set to go into effect March 1.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Mar 1, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Virginia Del. David Albo (R-Fairfax) and U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) take on the week in local politics with Kojo and Tom Sherwood.

The Politics Hour

Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler (D) joins Kojo and Tom in the studio for our weekly review of the politics, policies and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

Distilling Spirits

Wednesday, Feb 20, 2013 at 1:06 p.m.

A decade ago there were about a dozen craft distilleries in the U.S., now there are more than 250. We explore the growing phenomenon and talk to local makers.

Inside The Supreme Court

Monday, Feb 18, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.
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A look inside the Supreme Court, a storied and influential institution.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Feb 15, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

The Very Reverend Gary Hall, Dean Of Washington National Cathedral

Wednesday, Feb 6, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

Last October, the Very Reverend Gary Hall became the 10th dean of Washington National Cathedral. Kojo talks with Hall about his reputation as a fixer and his plans for the nation's landmark church.

The Politics Hour

Friday, Feb 1, 2013 at 12:06 p.m.

U.S. Sen. Benjamin Cardin (D-Md.) and D.C. Council Member Tommy Wells (D-Ward 6) join the Politics Hour gang in the studio.

The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.