Arts and Culture


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Tim Dang and CAATA ConFest

Airs at: Tue, 08/30/2016 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae talks with Tim Dang, one of the most influential Asian American/Pacific Islander theatre leaders in the country. After 23 years,  Dang recently stepped down as artistic director of East West Players in Los Angeles, the longest running professional theatre of color i... Read more

Post-Pickathon > Pre-Playa (Art Preview)

Airs at: Fri, 08/12/2016 at 12:00am - 3:00am
We'll be exploring the music from last week's Pickathon and the Art that will be at this year's Burning Man on this episode. Tune in just before Midnight to the The Sacred Circle "TEMENOS" -Radio Show - with Diablo -Dirty Diablo on KBOO Community Radio:   Facebook Event: ... Read more

Comic City USA

Airs at: Thu, 08/11/2016 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  Oregon Historical Society Executive Director Kerry Tymchuk joins S.W. Conser to preview the special Comic City USA exhibition which runs at the OHS Museum from August 2016 through January 2017.  The exhibition spotlights comics art creators from throughout the Pacific No... Read more

Art Focus hosted by Andre Middleton

Airs at: Tue, 08/09/2016 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
In a first for our show, the entire half hour will be deadicated to regional art news. Is there an event that you want to hype or a show that you have recently seen that is still up that you want to share with the KBOO audience. This is shameless self promotion time!! I'm s... Read more

City of Women on 08/05/16

Airs at: Fri, 08/05/2016 at 3:00am - 5:30am
Produced for City of Women

A Crisis of Leadership and the Role of Citizens in Black America: A Discussion With Book Author Stephen Graves

Airs at: Thu, 08/04/2016 at 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Join EarToTheStreets Of Portland (ETTS) this Thursday night 8/4 for a discussion around leadership as it relates to Black communities and organizing with Mt. Hood Community College professor Dr. Stephen Graves and the author of his newest book: A Crisis of Leadership and th... Read more

Preserving Langston's legacy/author Renee Watson

Airs at: Thu, 08/04/2016 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Black Book Talk
     Portland-raised author and educator Renée Watson, now based in Harlem, is part of a collective working  to preserve and celebrate the legacy of Langston Hughes by leasing the Harlem brownstone where he lived and created during the last twenty years of his life. The I,T... Read more

The Underground: FASHION

Airs at: Wed, 07/27/2016 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for The Underground
Listen to The Youth of The Underground discuss fashion: asking for fashion advice, talking about hypocraxy in the industry, music and fashion, and through a satyrical radio play! Read more

D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus

Airs at: Thu, 07/28/2016 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for The Film Show
  D.A. Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus have been celebrated in the documentary field for such groundbreaking films as Don't Look Back, Monterey Pop,, Down From the Mountain, and The War Room.  One of the founders of the Direct Cinema movement, Pennebaker originall... Read more

Art Focus hosted by Andre Middleton w/ guest Lance Dawes

Airs at: Tue, 07/26/2016 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
Lance Dawes is best known for his work as a documentary and editorial photographer in the world of skateboarding. Lance began shooting skaters and misfits as a teen, while becoming a sponsored skateboarder for the legendary Dogtown Skateboards. In 1990 he attended film scho... Read more