The Vortex Podcast

The Vortex Podcast

By UCA Vortex Podcast
From Fiction to Poetry, Screenplays to Short Stories, the University of Central Arkansas's Vortex Podcast has it all just for you! Through the work of our dedicated staff, we bring student work to life through voice and audio, as well as speaking with visiting authors, upcoming writers and creators across the country, and hearing advice from the amazing faculty on our campus.

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Episode 8 - Mermaids and Taverns: Talking With Vaughn Scribner
After a brief break between our episodes, we're back with the interview held between our very own Caleb Patton and Professor of History, Vaughn Scribner. Caleb talks about mermaids, taverns, travel, and life as we learn about another accomplished writer among the faculty of The University of Central Arkansas.
21:22
November 19, 2018
Episode 7 - Horror Writer's Roundtable
This week our host, Ricky, sits down with a few of the students from the Creative Writing department who specialize in writing horror and appreciate all things spooky. A special thanks to Autumn Harris, Helen O'Malley, and Tink Pendergrass for joining us on this special Halloween episode.
43:33
October 31, 2018
Episode 6 - A Night With Kathryn Miles
In our latest episode, we hear from Kathryn Miles as she reads from her newest book, Quakeland: On the Road to America's Next Devastating Earthquake.
37:13
October 23, 2018
Let's Talk Comics feat. Quade
Today's episode is all about comics with our good friend, Quade! We'll learn a bit about who he is and what his background is like while chatting about comics, representation, and the passions shared through a medium that's been growing for years and years.
24:20
October 12, 2018
Re-Hashing Last Year's Hash Slinger
Bringing only the best to you all, we're re-uploading our awarding winning Halloween episode from last season to get your all excited for our favorite time of the year! With stories read by Caleb Patton and Tyler Hauth and poetry read by A. VanSickle.
38:46
October 5, 2018
Episode 3 - Meet The Crew!
This week, we sat down with the crew of The Vortex podcast and talked about our experience, interests, and pretty much everything in between. Though we did experience some technical difficulties this week, we hope that you continue to tune in and enjoy the hilarity that is sure to follow in the upcoming episodes! Want to submit? Be sure to look out for our new website that should be coming soon!
22:37
September 28, 2018
We're Back!
Hello all and welcome! To those just coming to us for the first time, we can't express how happy we are that you've chosen to take the time to check us out. To all those returning, WELCOME BACK! This is just a brief minisode to express how excited we are to be returning and the big plans we've laid down for all of your listening pleasures. Be sure to tune in for our next episode, where our host, Caleb, has a very special guest come on to talk about the work they're currently pursuing.
01:16
September 27, 2018
Episode 2 - A Chat with Lauren Shippen
Writer and Creator of The Bright Sessions podcast, Lauren Shippen, joins us on this episode to talk about her work, what's coming up for her in the future, and how the journey to where she is now, started. Don't forget to leave a comment and subscribe to the podcast to keep up with any and all news!
29:36
September 27, 2018
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