Tom Roznowski

The Gentleman From Indiana

Tom Roznowski is an American writer and performer whose work is expressed in a variety of mediums from live performance to original songs to published books to audio essays to short subject film to magazine articles.

Tom is often referred to as “The Gentleman From Indiana”. Over the course of a long career spanning music, broadcast media, and published work, he has explored the everyday wonder of life and shared it in a variety of creative forms.

Tom’s work in music includes three albums of original material that has been heard from Syracuse to Siberia and praised in five-star reviews both here and abroad. His work in broadcast media includes the long-running WFIU radio program Hometown, which resulted in an Emmy-nominated public television special and a book of stories published by Indiana University Press. His short film documentary series, Memory Chain, was honored with a writing award from the Indiana Society of Professional Journalists.

Currently, Tom writes and hosts PorchLight w/ Tom Roznowski – an hour-long weekly public radio series produced through WFIU in Bloomington, Indiana. The show is broadcast and streamed live at 8:00 PM (EST), Saturday evenings at


Saturday – May 23, 2020 – PorchLight w/ Tom Roznowski – WFIU- Childhood – FM (103.7) (stream live: – 8:00 PM 

Saturday – May 30, 2020 – PorchLight w/ Tom Roznowski – Work – WFIU-FM (103.7) (stream live: – 8:00 PM

Wednesday – May 20, 2020

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