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Ira Glass

Host & Producer of This American Life & Morning Edition
Ira Jeffrey Glass is an American public radio personality and the host and producer of the radio and television show This American Life. A staple on NPR's schedule, he participated in several programs including Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and Talk of the Nation.
Recent episodes featuring Ira Glass
677: Seeing Yourself In the Wild
Episode of
This American Life
Stories of those unexpected moments when we see who we really are.
676: Here’s Looking at You, Kid
Episode of
This American Life
Adults telling kids who they are, and kids wondering — are they right?
199: House on Loon Lake
Episode of
This American Life
A real-life Hardy Boys mystery. More than most of our shows, this one lends itself to a Hollywood-style tagline. Perhaps: "The House at Loon Lake: You Might Break In ... But You'll Never Forget." Or, "The House at Loon Lake: Dead Letters Tell No Tales." It's the true story of an abandoned house, discovered by a young boy in the 1970s, and the mystery of why it was abandoned.
675: I’m on TV??
Episode of
This American Life
What it's like to be momentarily big on the small screen. 
674: Get a Spine!
Episode of
This American Life
Stories of people standing up for themselves, shaking off their fear, bracing themselves, and doing what they’ve been scared to do.
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Mar 2nd, 1959
Chicago, IL, USA
Episode Count
Podcast Count
Total Airtime
5 days, 5 hours