The Spillian Revels Radio Hour, with Host Leigh Melander, Ph.D.
5 PM to 6 PM
WIOX Radio 91.3 FM
Streaming worldwide on wioxradio.org
Spillian Revels Radio Hour with Leigh Melander, Sundays, 5 PM on WIOX Radio
Join host Leigh Melander, Ph.D. and an entourage of real and imaginary guests in a variety entertainment that evokes the glories of old time radio shows like the Fleischmanns Yeast Hour while challenging you to imagine past what you think is possible. Each week, the Reveling Radio Dancers tap their way to a tableaux of the day's big idea -- a thoought designed to help you bring your wild idea to life. With regular visits from the Queen of Friviolity and her aunties, the resident Pataphysician, as well as music and spoken word from the Voices of the Catskills series, and more!
Prairie Home Companion meets TED Talks.
The Spillian Revels Radio Hour. Only on WIOX 91.3 FM, streaming at http://wioxradio.org/
About your Spillian Revels Radio Hour host, Leigh Melander, Ph.D.
Leigh has a doctorate in Cultural Mythology and Psychology, with an emphasis in Imaginal Studies.She has an eclectic background in the arts, nonprofit management, and marketing, branding, and strategic planning consulting in the nonprofits and for-profit worlds. She is a singer/songwriter, whose first album of harp and vocal music hit the Top Forty Folk Charts; she has performed internationally as an actor and puppeteer; she has served as a teaching artist in schools and universities around the country; led an innovative community-government-nonprofit coalition to create a multi-tenant family resource center; and has generally romped through her life deciding that the next cool shiny thing was a great thing to reach for.
Leigh is the Founding Fomenter/CEO of Spillian LLC, as well as its various media & educational efforts, including Myth America, an hourly radio show exploring the myths and metaphors that make meaning in our lives on Tuesday mornings at 9 AM ET on WIOX Radio; Meandering Press, publishing works on creativity and imagination; and, coming soon, Cool Catskills, a web magazine celebrating the Catskill mountains. She is proud to serve as on the Board of Directors of the Joseph Campbell Foundation. Click here for more about Leigh.