International Women's Day 2011

On March 8th, KFAI celebrated the 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day with 24 hours of programming beginning at midnight: Ladies Who Make Us Laugh, women soldiers talk about "Don't Ask, Don't Tell", incarcerated pregnant women, Asian women building their communities and tons of great music! Check out all the fabulous shows at www.kfai.org/iwd

On March 8th, KFAI celebrated the 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day with 24 hours of programming beginning at midnight: Ladies Who Make Us Laugh, women soldiers talk about "Don't Ask, Don't Tell", incarcerated pregnant women, Asian women building their communities and tons of great music!

Only a sample of the programs are on this page. To listen to the full archives for IWD, click HERE
Programs will be available for 2 weeks.


Recent Playlists

3/8/2011 International Women's Day 2011

The Sounds Voices Of Women In 2011 – Hosted by Mia Amini
Women of different ages, experiences, cultural, economic, and career backgrounds give their voices/songs as a reflection of womanhood from youth to maturity in 2011.

3/8/2011 International Women's Day 2011

Hopscotch Station – Hosted by Sabrina Crews
A musical celebration of young women from decades past.

3/8/2011 International Women's Day 2011

Early Years of Women In Jazz: Pioneers – Hosted by Cherye Champion
Interviews with contemporary pioneer women who left ‘hometown USA’ to explore their potential, find their hearts’ desire, and make a change in the world.

3/8/2011 International Women's Day 2011

Getting Jazzé With Zsamé – Hosted by Zsamé
Celebrating women vocalists and musicians as they showcase their talents and influences.

3/8/2011 International Women's Day 2011

Chronically Yours: Supporting Your Friend When The Crisis Turns Chronic – Hosted by Ellen Macleod, Jeanne Bain, friends
A conversation about how to support a chronically ill friend.

3/8/2011 International Women's Day 2011

Women Around The World – Hosted by MJ Gilmore
Music from women around the world.

3/8/2011 International Women's Day 2011

Isis Rising: Supporting Incarcerated Pregnant Women in Minnesota – Hosted by Meg Serrano-Novak
Issues faced by pregnant, incarcerated women in Minnesota, with a focus on an innovative new program providing doula support at the Shakopee Women’s facility.

3/8/2011 International Women's Day 2011

Acting For Human Rights: The Guthrie Theater, World Without Genocide, and “Heaven” – Hosted by Ellen Kennedy, PhD
The Guthrie Theater’s upcoming production “Heaven” explores the 1990s Bosnian genocide; we interview the show’s artistic director and translator, women survivors, and a consultant with women’s groups in Bosnia and Serbia to learn about the past and to promote human rights for the future.

Due to a computer error, the first half of this program is unavailable

3/8/2011 International Women's Day 2011

Eclectic Electronics: Women Electronic Composers – Hosted by Dixie Treichel
Women pioneers, innovators, explorers of electronic music from the beginning to today, focusing on experimental, electic, and non-pop music.

3/8/2011 International Women's Day 2011

Women Singing About Abuse: A Reflection Of Changing Consciousness – Hosted by Sharon Rice Vaughan
A chronicle of songs about domestic violence that tells a story of bravado, courage, and changed attitudes about men’s violence against women.

International Women's Day 2011 Archives