It’s one of the best know, and most honored programs on public radio.
“This American Life” is a mix of journalism, essays, and sometimes even a little comedy. If you’re a regular listener, you know it doesn’t fit into a simple category, other than to say it’s a unique venture into storytelling even in the world of public radio, which is known for its in-depth stories.
Ira Glass is the creator, and host of the program. He's set to bring his new multimedia show to Santa Barbara this weekend.
KCLU’s Lance Orozco talks with the Peabody Award winning journalist about his career, and the evolution of the show.