Arts & Culture

1/25/2009 Wave Project

Voices: African-American Culture
Host Luis Alvarenga present a look at African American culture, with music and discussion. The show features music by artists/activitists Miriam Makeba and Odetta and a chat with Homeful individuals from the community. Scheduled guest is Dr. Keith Mayes, professor of African American studies at the University of Minnesota.

1/23/2009 Radio Antilles

Radio Antilles Goes Latino. It’
s a special edition featuring the musical tastes of Pablo, Nestor and Diego.

1/23/2009 Catalyst: Politics and Culture
1/22/2009 Fresh Fruit

In The Spirit: Here and There

1/22/2009 Art Matters
1/22/2009 Write On Radio!

Jerod Santek and John Minczeski join us to talk about a fundraiser Saturday, January 24th at the Loft for the upcoming Association of Writers and Writing Programs conference. Jerod Santek is Program Director at the Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis, where he administers mentorships, grants, and fellowships for writers. A poet and fiction writer, his work has appeared in numerous journals including Ploughshares, Blithe House Quarterly, and Hayden’s Ferry Review.

John Minczeski is an award-winning poet who resides in the Twin Cities where he works and teaches. He’s the author of four poetry collections, the editor of three anthologies, and his poems have appeared in journals around the US and abroad, including Poetry East, Quarterly West, Agni, and many others.

In the second half of the show, we welcome David Oppegaard to studio. His debut novel is The Suicide Collectors, a post-apocalyptic story.

1/21/2009 Echo Chamber

The Echo Chamber Obama Inaugural MLK Commemorative Special from January 21….broadcast just hours after Barack Obama became the 44th President of the U.S. With songs dedicated to Barack Obama by Cocoa Tea, Mista Majah P, and Will.I.Am and Friends; soundbytes from Martin Luther King Jr. and President Barack Obama (including his full inaugural address in dub); and plenty of fitting tracks. It was a very special night indeed.

1/20/2009 Disabled and Proud

Fred Oliver talks about his book, Dealing with Vision Loss.

1/19/2009 CHAT Radio: Hmong Arts Culture
1/19/2009 Listening Lounge

Barack Obama Remix