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Raina Douris is the new host of World Cafe starting October 7th

WXPN , the member-supported public radio station of the University of Pennsylvania and producer of the NPR-distributed daily music program World Cafe , today announced that Raina Douris will become the new host of World Cafe starting on October 7. Douris, an award-winning radio personality from Toronto, Ontario, comes to World Cafe from the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation), where she was host and writer for the daily live, national morning program Mornings on CBC Music . She is also...

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WXPN, the member-supported public radio station of the University of Pennsylvania and producer of the NPR-distributed daily music program World Cafe, today announced that Raina Douris will become the new host of World Cafe starting on October 7.

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