Reader's Corner

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Welcome to Reader’s Corner, a weekly radio show and podcast hosted by Boise State University president emeritus and former Illinois Lieutenant Governor Bob Kustra.  Reader's Corner features lively conversations with leading writers, including Pulitzer, National Book Award, and Nobel Prize winners and many best-selling authors. Listen each week for thoughtful interviews about issues and ideas that matter.

Upcoming Programs:

  • February 12 & 14:  AMERICAN SPY,  an award-winning debut novel by Lauren Wilkerson (encore)
  • February 19 & 22:  THIS LAND IS OUR LAND: AN IMMIGRANT'S MANIFESTO, by Pulitzer Prize finalist Suketu Mehta
  • February 26 & 28:  PUTIN'S WORLD: RUSSIA AGAINST THE WEST AND WITH THE REST, by renowned foreign policy expert Angela Stent (encore)
  • March 5 & 7:  BEATEN DOWN, WORKED UP: THE PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE OF AMERICAN LABOR, by Steven Greenhouse, who covered labor and workplace for the NYTimes for nearly 20 years.

About Bob Kustra and Boise State Public Radio

You can also listen to our shows with our free Reader's Corner app from the App Store or Google Play and at Readers Corner with Bob Kustra on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.  

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Boise State History professor and expert on the lands of the former Yugoslavia