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the memory palace

A Society, Culture and History podcast featuring Nate DiMeo
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From public radio producer, Nate DiMeo, comes The Memory Palace, a finalist for the 2016 Peabody Award and one of iTunes Best Podcast of 2015. Short, surprising stories of the past, sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes hysterical, often a little bit of both.

"The most potent pieces of audio being produced today." - The AvClub

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Indepence Day Special
Happy 4th of July. No new episode today, but here are three texts drawn from America’s past for your Independence Day.
Episode 144: Nature Naturally
The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, a collective of independently owned and operated podcasts. Music Duet for Ghosts by Ed Harcourt tops and tails this one. We here the top of Pomeriggio Zenzero from Paulo Conte. Some of Thankful …
A White Horse
As on every year, here is an episode I released a few days after the murders at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida on June 12, 2016.


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Sarah Breau reviewed this podcast on Mar 13th, 2019
"Lovely haunting stories from American history. Short, but like poems, not rushed. Recommended."
MauriceFrank reviewed this podcast on Jun 12th, 2017
"One of my favorites, great stories told by a master story teller. Just listening to Nate's voice is a pleasure."
Russelldad reviewed this podcast on Jul 17th, 2017
"Nate DiMeo is a story telling genius. "

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Nov 12th, 2008
Latest Episode
Jun 22nd, 2019
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