International Women's Day 2009

Every year on March 8th, KFAI celebrates International Women's Day with special programming to honor the achievements of women. Special programming comes from community groups, listeners, and current KFAI producers. 2009's celebration was Sunday, March 8th. For more information, on this years programs, please click here.

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Recent Playlists

3/8/2009 International Women's Day 2009

3:30 – 4:30am
Women Composers in Minnesota
Hosted by Carolyn Elerding
Biographies and works of women composing in Minnesota

3/8/2009 International Women's Day 2009

6 – 7pm
Sisters in the Brotherhood
Hosted by Barbara Pecks
Women who know what it’s like talk about the strengths and challenges of working in construction.

3/8/2009 International Women's Day 2009

4:30 – 5:30am
Ananya’s Call to Action
Hosted by Linda Nguyen
Join us for a conversation with dancer Ananya Chatterjea, like whom there is no other.

3/8/2009 International Women's Day 2009

7 – 7:30pm
International Women’s Voices: Taking Action for Human Rights
Hosted by The Center for Victims of Torture
From Senegal to Colombia and Turkey to Minnesota , women around the world make their mark in the human rights movement.

3/8/2009 International Women's Day 2009

5:30 – 6:30am
Reconnecting to the Wisdom of Our Elders: Honoring Their Contributions Through our Actions
Hosted by Chingwell Mutombu and Sara Spiess
Stories of women’s resiliency: an inquiry into how women across generations have used knowledge passed on by the elders to
overcome challenges; identify resources; and champion innovation that benefits whole communities.

3/8/2009 International Women's Day 2009

7:30 – 8pm
Postville, Iowa: Mothers on ICE
Hosted by Mary Jane and Ellen LaVigne
The women and children of Postville IA try to regain their footing after the ICE immigration raid last May.

3/8/2009 International Women's Day 2009

6:30 – 7:30am
The Weather Resilient Woman and Her Garden
Hosted by Sameerah Bilal
Multi-cultural explorations of how women have sheltered their beautiful gardens of children.

3/8/2009 International Women's Day 2009

8 – 9pm
The Freakin’ Cool Women Society Show!
Hosted by Courtney McLean, cofounder of the FCW Society
Join some freakin’ cool women as they discuss how each of us is improving women’s lives just by being ourselves.

3/8/2009 International Women's Day 2009

7:30 – 8am
Living Positively with HIV: Stories of Hope
Hosted by Amy Parsons
Interviews with HIV+ women acting as advocates for their peers and Twin Cities communities.

3/8/2009 International Women's Day 2009

9 – 10pm
Love is a Many-Gendered Thing
Hosted by Ali Sands
A partner’s perspective on loving a trans man.

International Women's Day 2009 Archives