Poetry

The Horse

Airs at: Thu, 06/24/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
The horse in songs, tunes, and poetry. Traditional North American music, its roots, branches, and beyond.   (Photo by Steve Lay, Terrebonne, Oregon. Used by permission.) Read more

Times Like Now

Airs at: Tue, 06/15/2021 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Times Like Now
Renee Roman Nose is a native of the Cheyenne and Arapaho People. She is an Anthropologist, an international speaker, a poet, an actress, comedian and more. Her book of poetry, Sweet Grass Talking was nominated Oregon's Book of The Year in 2017. She's now working on a new bo... Read more

Mr. Jones's Neighborhood - Beth Kephart

Airs at: Fri, 05/28/2021 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
On today's show, we celebrate Father's Day, a bit early, by talking fathers -- and daughters and sons and husbands and wives and our own multiple identities -- with Beth Kephart, author of the new memoir Wife/Daughter/Self, from Portland’s own Forest Avenue Press. In the bo... Read more

Buscando America on 05/25/21

Airs at: Tue, 05/25/2021 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
En este programa escucharás una conversación con Betto Arcos Periodista radial, DJ, profesor y promotor musical basado en Los Ángeles. Desde 2008, es un colaborador habitual de NPR y la BBC. Hablamos sobre su más reciente libro Historias musicales del Barrio Cósmico / Music... Read more

Oh Gee Pee Oh Gee on 05/16/21

Airs at: Sun, 05/16/2021 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for Oh Gee Pee Oh Gee
  We'll be exploring perspectives on  Nothing, Nada, Null, Zilch,  emptiness, absence, space,  gap, lack, erase,  holes, passage, khaos, blanks,  potential, growing,  and the self by posing   Our questions to the Void Read more

Buscando America on 05/11/21

Airs at: Tue, 05/11/2021 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
Foto: Cultura Colectiva. En este programa recordamos a Bruno Avendaño, joven desaparecido un 10 de mayo de 2018 en Tehuantepec, Oaxaca, con un par de paisajes sonoros de la radialista mixteca Griselda Sánchez. También hablamos con Pedro Sosa, director de Immigrant Rights Pr... Read more

Buscando America on 04/27/21

Airs at: Tue, 04/27/2021 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
En honor al cumpleaños de Coretta Scott King recordamos a lacantante, autora, activista, líder por los derechos civiles y esposa de Martin Luther King.  También celebramos el Día de la Visibilidad Lésbica con el lanzamiento de Un Beso en la Alameda, la nueva canción de Ren... Read more

Buscando America on 04/13/21

Airs at: Tue, 04/13/2021 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
En este episodio recordamos a Eduardo Galeano con fragmentos de Los Hijos de los Dias y hablamos  sobre el programa The Oregon Small Enterprise Fund en conversación con Francisca Garfia, Directora de Comunicación de Causa Oregon. Read more

Forest, Flowers, and Flowing Water

Airs at: Mon, 04/12/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Folk Espresso
It’s springtime, and we are surrounded by blossoms, the rivers and creeks are flowing with rainwater and snowmelt, and the trees are leafing out to catch the sunlight. This episode of Folk Espresso features songs and tunes of forest, flowers, and flowing water. Local and... Read more

The Story-Telling of Walter Mosely

Airs at: Mon, 03/29/2021 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Although now nearly a month late for Black history month,  Book Mole Larry Bowlden honors the social commentary and  story-telling of Walter Mosley. Mosley shows clearly how a novelist can be more honest and direct in exposing racism providing scathing social commentary ... Read more