Lisa Johnson

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Recent Pieces from Lisa Johnson

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In the Spirit of Medicine: I will ALWAYS be your friend (08:11)
From: KUMD

In the Spirit of Medicine features the essays of Dr. Arne Vainio, an enrolled member of the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe and a family practice doctor on the Fond Du Lac ...
Caption: Treaty of New Echota, 1835, Credit:  NATIONAL ARCHIVES

Journey to Wellness: "I think it will make a difference on some of these cases." (17:05)
From: KUMD

Thursday's Supreme Court ruling does not means the Muscogee (Creek) Nation is getting most of Oklahoma back. But even though Tadd Johnson, the head of UMD's Masters of ...
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MN Reads: "The Hilarious World of Depression" by John Moe (17:29)
From: KUMD

Writer, radio personality, podcaster and guy-with-depression John Moe talks about finding what works for you in addition to meds and therapy (dogs, being in a band, Bigfoot ...
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MN Reads: "Within a Shadowed Forest" by Jeffrey Briggs (12:53)
From: KUMD

Jeffrey Briggs is a big fan of waterfronts. From the frigid waters of Puget Sound to the frigid waters of Lake Superior's North Shore, he's written the second installment ...
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MN Reads: "Tell Me Your Names and I Will Testify" by Carolyn Holbrook (17:26)
From: KUMD

Author Carolyn Holmbrook is our guest this morning, talking about her book Tell Me Your Names and I Will Testify coming out at the perfect time, and the one simple act of ...
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Dikt (poetry): “Ord Over Grind” by Halides Moren Vesaas (06:59)
From: KUMD

When Lise Lunge-Larsen needed help finding contemporary Norwegian poetry, she didn't mess around. She went straight to one of the most famous actors in Norway.
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MN Reads: "Minnesota’s Geologist: The Life of Newton Horace Winchell" by Sue Leaf (15:59)
From: KUMD

Author Sue Leaf on how her writing group keeps her honest, on the unexpected appearance of John Beargrease Sr. in her story (he was a mail carrier, too) and why she may ...
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Runous (poetry) "Uppo-Nalle" by Elina Karjalainen (03:55)
From: KUMD

You might be hard-pressed to name famous Finnish philosophers; in fact, people in Finland might be hard-pressed to name famous Finnish philosophers. But there is one ...