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TIH 404: Laurel Hightower on Whispers in the Dark, Shirley Jackson, and Growing Up in Kentucky

This Is Horror Podcast

In this podcast Laurel Hightower talks about Whispers in the Dark, Shirley Jackson, growing up in Kentucky, and much more.  About Laurel Hightower Laurel Hightower grew up in Kentucky. She is the author of Crossroads and Whispers in the Dark. Show notes Click the timestamps to jump straight to the audio. Thanks for Listening! Help out the show: … Continue reading

1hr 11mins

2 Aug 2021

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Dr. Shirley Jackson: President of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Seneca's 100 Women to Hear

Schools in Washington, DC, were still segregated when Shirley Jackson started her education. We revisit this conversation in which Dr. Jackson tells how she became the first African American woman to get a PhD from MIT, the chair of the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and president of the renowned RPI. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com


22 Jul 2021

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Episode 138 Story Time The Lottery by Shirley Jackson

20th Century Geek

Please check out the story at - https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/1948/06/26/the-lotteryhelp support the podcasts - Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/20cgmediacheck out other episodes, podcasts and blogs - 20thcenturygeek.com


21 Jul 2021

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60 - The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson

A Novel Adaptation

We revisit one of our favorite authors and Jordan helps Emily unpack some of her questions. We have thoughts about a Daphne Du Maurier and Shirley Jackson crossover and really just appreciate some gothic mavens. This is our last episode of the season so watch the socials to see when we will return! Episode Drink: The Liquified Ghost 2 ounces vodka 1 ounce vanilla simple syrup 1 ounce cream 2 ounces soda Instructions Mix vanilla simple syrup, cream, vodka together in a cocktail shaker. Serve in a chilled martini glass and float soda on top.. Recipe From: KeyIngredient.com Our Drinking Game for this Story  Take a drink: TV: When we are introduced to a new ghost There’s a jump scare There’s a flashback Any of the siblings argue Book: Anytime you want to smack Mrs. Montague When a supernatural event happens TV: Take two drinks  anytime someone’s in the red room Whenever there is a hallucination Knock back your drink when you caught a ghost in the background all by yourself! Indie Bookstore Recommends: Em - Kinokuniya  - Seattle, WA Jordan - Bettie's Pages- Lowell, MI A Novel Adaptation was created by Emily Eppley and Jordan Redwine. See more details at www.anoveladaptation.com and see what’s coming up next to read along with us. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Goodreads to join the conversation. Our artwork is by Kit Bernal. Our music is “Harlequin” by Kevin MacLeod, licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0.

1hr 4mins

5 Jul 2021

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The Lottery by Shirley Jackson

Calm Mystery

Calm Mystery is a Murder Mystery Company production, part of American Immersion Theater.  Our Executive Producer is Scott Cramton. This episode was edited by Shelby Stremus. If there's a mystery you'd like to hear, or you just want to tell us how much you enjoy the show, email us at MurderMysteryPerryB@gmail.com.  Please rate, share, and subscribe. It really helps us, and it helps you make sure you never miss an episode. And stay calm: Every day brings new mysteries...but you may already have more clues than you think.


10 Jun 2021

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Shirley Jackson - Executive In Charge of Production/ Reality TV

Give Her a Microphone

By day, Shirley Jackson is an Executive In Charge of Production for a large television production company in Los Angeles, California. You all know her here as the co-host of this podcast! Shirley is in the hot seat this week, chatting with co-host, Karen Somers about her rise through the ranks in radio and television. Her persistence and passion to work her way up the Hollywood food chain, the 150 plus hours of content she has helped to create, has landed her a plum position in production leadership. Shirley is the queen of negotiation and strategic management. Tune in as she shares her signature wisdom, humor and inspiration.


21 May 2021

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The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson

A Tale of Two Bookworms

In this episode, Kailea and Tony discuss the legendary haunted house tale written by Shirley Jackson in 1959.


8 May 2021

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Writing Social Commentary - The Lottery by Shirley Jackson

The Short Story Workshop

We start season 2 of The Short Story Workshop with a look at this controversial story originally published in The New Yorker. We discuss how to write effective social commentary in stories and our favourite examples.


3 May 2021

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'The Intoxicated' by Shirley Jackson

Nuzzle House

I decided to take a break from 'David Copperfield' this week because I miss feeling inadequate and un-cool around teens. Lucky for me, Shirley Jackson got me covered.The romance corner book this week is 'The Kiss Quotient' by Helen Hoang:https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/566902/the-kiss-quotient-by-helen-hoang/Go on, read it for yourself:https://bookshop.org/books/the-lottery-and-other-stories-9780374529536/9780374529536Visit https://nuzzlehouse.com for show info. Support Nuzzle House by contributing to their Tip Jar: https://tips.pinecast.com/jar/nuzzle-house


15 Apr 2021

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Shirley Jackson (w/ Tim Kov)

Teach Me Good

Comedian, writer, and friend Tim Kov takes the guys on a literature driven horror ride as they discuss the legacy of Shirley Jackson. You may know Shirley as the writer of the Haunting on Hill House which has since been adapted into a Netflix min-series. But do you know anything about Shirley's quirky life? Listen to find out, homies.

1hr 19mins

11 Apr 2021