Poetry

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Buscando America on 03/17/20

Airs at: Tue, 03/17/2020 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
Conversación con Noris Lara sobre vejez y programas para evitar violencia en Oregon. Escucha la poética de Mirtha Luz Pérez Robledo con Cantos de resurrección. Más allá de la muerte, el amor. En Voxes que Luxan Isabel Bermejillo, integrante de la escuela de autodefensa Muta... Read more

The Great Barrier

Airs at: Mon, 03/16/2020 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
A reading of a poem by Barbara Kingsolver, inspired by the burning of Notre Dame one year ago. Kingsolver renders her poem into an ironic commentary on the devastation of global warming. Photo by Wandrille de Préville (Wikimedia Commons) Read more

Talking Earth with Hollie Fisher and Katie Goodyear

Airs at: Mon, 03/16/2020 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Talking Earth
Tonight's episode of Talking Earth features local poets Hollie Fisher and Katie Goodyear.  Hollie Fisher has been reading around Portland for years, and is a veteran of the New Poets Challenge series.  Sophia Hellstrom-White hosts. Read more

Buscando America on 03/10/20

Airs at: Tue, 03/10/2020 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
Millones de mujeres de todo el mundo salieron a las calles. Escucha sobre lo sucedido en materia de migración en el 2do Encuentro de Mujeres que Luchan y sobre el encuentro en Oakland  In, Against and Beyond the Capitalist Hydra.  Voces ke Luxan conmemora la lucha de la ac... Read more

Before and After the Book Deal by Courtney Maum

Airs at: Mon, 02/24/2020 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Evening News
If you’re in the process of writing a book, or you’ve just sold your book to a publisher, or maybe you’re just curious about how a book gets published and promoted, this In Depth segment is for you. Our guest is Courtney Maum, author of Before and After the Book Deal: A Wr... Read more

Buscando America on 02/25/20

Airs at: Tue, 02/25/2020 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
Transmitimos desde el Northwest Detention Center durante The Day of Remembrance, un evento que  conmemoró el 78 aniversario de una orden ejecutiva que encarceló a 126 mil migrantes de ascendencia japonesa durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial. ‘¿Quién mató a Malcom X?’ A princi... Read more

Love Letters to Kilfinane

Airs at: Sat, 02/29/2020 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Threshold Shift
Selections from the 2017 and 2019 HearSay International Audio Arts Festival in Kilfinane, County Limerick, Ireland Every two years, a mountain village of seven hundred people in Western Ireland hosts over 400 festival-goers for the HearSay International Audio Arts Festival... Read more

Love Letters to Kilfinane: Selections from the HearSay International Audio Arts Festival

Produced for Threshold Shift
This Saturday morning from 12-3am, Threshold Shift presents a three-hour long sonic adventure into the world of the 2017 and 2019 HearSay International Audio Arts Festival in Kilfinane, County Limerick, Ireland. For more information, visit the episode page. Contributors in... Read more

Many Restless Concerns by Gayle Brandeis

Airs at: Fri, 02/17/2017 at 5:15pm - 5:30pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
Countess Elizabeth Bathory, also known as The Blood Countess and Countess Dracula, was a noblewoman and serial killer in 16th Century Hungary. She was accused of torturing and killing hundreds of young women. The Countess avoided prison and execution due to her powerful con... Read more

Make Valentine’s Day Great Again

Airs at: Sat, 02/15/2020 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for Alter: Reality Theater
  Dateless again, but that's no biggie, join Lady Danger, in the lovely RIP CITY Hardcore, Pogo, Gogo, poetry, Hiphop, Radioplay, electronic stuff, missed connections and more..... Today isn't for love, it's for the revolution  US League of Women Voters 1920 : The League ... Read more