Podcasts

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    Justin Shady keeps on keepin’ on in California

    Our series on illustrators wraps up with Justin Shady, who discusses the rise and fall of Tastes Like Chicken, his life as a writer and why he moved to L.A.

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    Erik Rose and Marla Campbell

    The illustrators and former Tastes Like Chicken staffers discuss creative work, making a magazine, collaborating with people you like and the joys and challenges of teaching.

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    Trial and error with Dwellephant

    Dwellephant will try anything once, and he's not afraid if he fails. A hand-painted graphic novel? Live art? Political cartoons? Why not!

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    Are you listening, Pixar? It’s Jeremy R. Scott

    Mark Metcalf talks to the illustrator whose new book, The Lava is a Floor, is adorable.

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    Modus Operandi director Frankie Latina

    "Sex, drugs and violence: it's hard to reach a wider audience if you don't follow those rules." Mark Metcalf interviews Modus Operandi director Frankie Latina.

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    Jonathan Jackson, Executive Director of Milwaukee Film

    "We've really reshaped the old model," says Jonathan Jackson in his interview with Mark Metcalf. The Milwaukee Film Festival starts Thursday.

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    Actor Michael Sottile

    The hard-boiled star of Modus Operandi talks about living in New York during 9/11, moving to Wisconsin for his son and making film magic.

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    Artist/Filmmaker Andrew Swant

    Andrew Swant is one-half of the local filmmaking team responsible for "Zombie Killer," "What What (In the Butt)" and the upcoming documentary "William Shatner's Gonzo Ballet."

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    Local filmmaker Tate Bunker

    Mark talks to Tate Bunker, local auteur, DP, nice guy, award winner.

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    Kyle Feerick, mortician, musician

    Okay - not a mortician, exactly. But he is the heir to the Feerick Funeral Home legacy. Mark Metcalf interviews the easy-going songster, who's not at all Addams Family (but maybe a little Six Feet Under).

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    800-CEO-READ

    Mark Metcalf meets Jack Covert and Todd Sattersten, CEO and President, respectively, of 800-CEO-READ, a local company that sells business books and promotes great ideas. (We think THEY'RE a great idea!)

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    Carol Grossmeyer

    This week on the podcast, Mark talks to Carol Grossmeyer, former owner of Harry W. Schwartz bookshops and current owner of its sister company, 800-CEO-READ.