Changing the Sound of Public Radio The nonprofit Public Radio Exchange is seeking to change the stereotype of public radio being flat and drowsy. Nine months ago, it launched a contest to find the best new voices in public radio.
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Changing the Sound of Public Radio

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Changing the Sound of Public Radio

Changing the Sound of Public Radio

Changing the Sound of Public Radio

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The nonprofit Public Radio Exchange is seeking to change the stereotype of public radio being flat and drowsy. Nine months ago, it launched a contest to find the best new voices in public radio.

Al Letson — one of the winners in the Public Radio Talent Quest — and John Barth — managing director for Public Radio Exchange — talk about the contest's impact.