Radio

http://blogs.wgbh.org/innovation-hub/2017/5/5/reiss-sleep/

An interview with the syndicated NPR program Innovation Hub.
 

http://think.kera.org/2017/03/07/how-taming-sleep-created-our-restless-world/

A live interview about Wild Nights with Think, a radio program that airs on public radio stations in Texas.  I had a lot of fun with this one, especially with the callers during the last 20 minutes or so.

http://gpbnews.org/post/benjamin-reiss-explores-history-sleep-and-sleeplessness

An interview taped in front of a live audience at the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and then aired on Georgia Public Broadcasting's "Two Way Street" with Bill Nigut. 

http://backstoryradio.org/shows/states-of-mind/

A radio spot for the program Backstory with the American history guys, in which I discussed the strange case of Jane C. Rider, the Springfield Somnambulist

 

https://kpfa.org/episode/67274/ 

A radio interview about political responses to campus shootings like the one at Virginia Tech

 

https://soundcloud.com/folgershakespearelibrary/shakespeare-and-insane-asylums

A radio spot produced by the Folger Shakespeare Library, in which I discuss Shakespeare’s prominence in early American psychiatry

 

http://www.ttbook.org/listen/32196

My first-ever radio program, in which I discussed my first book, The Showman and the Slave