Catherine Burns

artistic director, The Moth

Catherine Burns appears in the following:

The Moth

Friday, September 06, 2013

Catherine Burns, artistic director of The Moth, its founder George Dawes Green, and contributor Dr. George Lombardi discuss the art of telling stories. The book The Moth presents 50 spellbinding, soul-bearing stories selected from the extensive archive.


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The Moth Radio Hour

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Mike Birbiglia ("Sleepwalk with Me") goes through a breakup on a remote island, two women meet by chance on a dark street and share secrets (Jenifer Hixson), a father (Al Letson) admits he was not quite ready for a second child, and a live calf shows up for Thanksgiving dinner (Jeffery Rudell). Hosted by Catherine Burns, Artistic Director of The Moth.    


The Moth Radio Hour

Saturday, July 31, 2010

In this hour, stories from beloved author Malcolm Gladwell (Outliers, Blink, The Tipping Point) about a wedding prank gone horribly wrong; an African-American home care attendant caring for a dying Klansman; and a miracle survivor of a gang initiation. The Moth's Artistic Director, Catherine Burns hosts.

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The Moth Radio Hour

Saturday, July 17, 2010

In this hour, a severely stuttering child years later becomes the world's premier jaguar expert. Plus, a Texas tale of moon pies and bedazzlers; the surprising story of a Harlem man who ends up at a rodeo in Oregon; and one father's way of coping with a son who loves the color pink.


The Moth Radio Hour

Saturday, June 12, 2010

Geneticist Paul Nurse, a Nobel Laureate, learns the shocking truth about his origins; a nine-alarm blaze in Boston's Chinatown teaches a daughter about her father's wisdom; and a cop makes an erroneous ID on a stakeout.