Arts/Culture

Are more Black books being challenged?

Airs at: Thu, 11/03/2022 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Black Book Talk
The 1619 Project, Nikole Hannah-Jones (2019)  - Banned as part of broad efforts to stamp out "critical race theory” in schools.  I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou (1969)  -  Challenged frequently and banned, ostensibly for vulgarity and sexually explicit materi... Read more

Bayo Akomolafe and Sophie Strand - Cultivating New Gods in These Urgent Times

Airs at: Fri, 10/28/2022 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for The Magical Mystery Tour
  This is a fascinating out of the box conversation between Bayo Akomolafe and Sophie Strand. Sophie Strand is a poet and writer who focuses on the intersection of spirituality, mythology, storytelling, and ecology. She likes to think of herself as a neo-troubadour animis... Read more

Lo Más Machín del Rock Hecho en México; Alfil

Airs at: Fri, 10/28/2022 at 10:00pm - Sat, 10/29/2022 at 12:00am
Produced for La Ruleta

Identity and society is the theme of this week's Film at 11 for 4 Nov. 2022

Airs at: Fri, 11/04/2022 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week, identity and society are the themes connecting our films as Jeff Godsil takes on Cameron Crowe's mysterious Vanilla Sky, and Matthew of KBOO's Gremlin Time looks again at The Cabinet of Dr Caligari, Nosferatu, and The Golem, and Britta Gordon re-visits Beatriz fo... Read more

Indigenous Power Hour

Airs at: Thu, 10/27/2022 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Indigenous Power Hour
  Indigenous Power Hour -- Exclusively at KBOO 90.7FM Portland -- From the Archives, dated 3-25-2022 --             Read more

Native Discussions and Music

Airs at: Thu, 10/27/2022 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Rose City Native Radio
  Decolonize, with the best in Indigenous music, commentary and culture . The best in native Rap and R&B, plus political analysis. Rose City Native Radio is a native youth music and public affairs show that airs every Thursday, 6-7pm. It features local and national Native ... Read more

Poetry & Politics: Confronting Inequality and Injustice in an Era of Diminishing Opportunities

Airs at: Thu, 10/27/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for EcoJustice Radio
  The poetry of Matt Sedillo [https://www.mattsedillo.com/] -- a fearless, challenging and at times even confrontational blend of humor, history and political theory -- is at times a shot in the arm of pure revolutionary adrenaline. It also is a sobering call for the funda... Read more

Mother of Color

Airs at: Thu, 10/27/2022 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  Dawn Jones Redstone is a filmmaker who believes in mentoring creative people from underrepresented communities.  Her short films, including Sista in the Brotherhood and We Have Our Ways, have tackled pressing social issues while offering opportunities for women of color ... Read more

Portland Book Festival 2022 Preview

Airs at: Thu, 10/27/2022 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Jonesy
It’s been a long, hellishly hot and smoky summer here in Portland. But it seems like fall has finally arrived. Along with the rain and cooler temperatures, we look forward, as we do every year, to the big holidays – Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, Sukkot – and a few che... Read more

Harley Gaber’s “Die Plage"

Airs at: Tue, 10/25/2022 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
On Tuesday, Oct 25, at 11.30 a.m. Joseph Gallivan talks to curator Melissa Martens Yaverbaum about Harley Gaber’s collage, “Die Plage,” on now at the Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education, Portland, through Jan. 29, 2023. Yaverbaum talks about Gaber’s diff... Read more