1) WVTF: Looking for personal essays — stories rooted in local experience. Listening Audience: 160,000 listeners in central and western Virginia and surrounding states. The presenter said she’s seen essay accepted that just mention an area in their listening areas. 3:15 minute time slot (Just less than 600 words)
Presenter: Janis Jaquith. If you’d like her opinion on your essay and/or help with your delivery, mention her Virginia Writers Club Symposium’s handout email her: Janis@radioessays.com . She can submit it to WVTF.
Some info on the station below:
The main broadcast center is located in Roanoke where a 12,000 square foot facility houses 11 studios, a large newsroom, state of the art operations, and staff offices. WVTF/RADIO IQ also has satellite studios/offices in Charlottesville’s downtown mall as well as news bureaus in Blacksburg and Richmond.WVTF is our legacy public radio service offering a blend of NPR and regional/state news, classical music and Jazz as well as entertainment programs. TheWVTF network of broadcast signals includes 13 transmitters and translators serving central and western Virginia.