Radio Free never takes money from corporate interests, which ensures our publications are in the interest of people, not profits. Radio Free provides free and open-source tools and resources for anyone to use to help better inform their communities. Learn more and get involved at radiofree.org

On this episode of Open Stacks, books from the land of the ice and snow, from the midnight sun, where the hot springs flow. In the middle of the Summer, a stack of Front Table books from the heart(s) of Winter.

Thanks to bookseller Joey for sharing a favorite passage from Roberto Bolaño's The Savage Detectives. If you want to share something you read with us (and other listeners' like you), send us a voice memo. We'd love to hear about what you're reading.

Open Stacks is hosted by Alena Jones, the director of buying and content. Bryce Lucas, the Co-op's manager, is our Front Table correspondent. Jackson Roach is the producer. This episode features music by Loyalty Freak Music, Gallery Six, and Keshco.

Find a list of every book mentioned in this episode here.


This content originally appeared on Open Stacks and was authored by The Seminary Co-op Bookstores & UChicago Podcast Network.

Citations

[1] Immigrant Song (Remaster) - YouTube ➤ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y8OtzJtp-EM&ab_channel=LedZeppelin-Topic[2] Immigrant Song - Karen O with Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross - YouTube ➤ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xQtXsp4tIbw&ab_channel=Mute[3] Nirvana - Immigrant Song (with lyrics) - YouTube ➤ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8QefCMfjYDM&ab_channel=Choaaars[4] "Immigrant Song" (Live) - The Cybertronic Spree - YouTube ➤ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UcjiYn3xXMg&ab_channel=TheCybertronicSpree[5] The Savage Detectives | Seminary Co-op Bookstores ➤ https://www.semcoop.com/savage-detectives[6] Open Stacks Listener Submissions ➤ https://airtable.com/shr22X0OjWkPHgOVE[7]https://loyaltyfreakmusic.com/[8] Gallery Six ➤ https://gallerysixmusic.com/[9] Free Music Archive - Artist: Keshco ➤ https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Keshco[10] A Land Without Trees: A Visit to the Front Table | Seminary Co-op Bookstores ➤ https://www.semcoop.com/blog/post/land-without-trees-visit-front-table