Arts & Culture

12/26/2008 Catalyst: Politics and Culture
12/25/2008 Fresh Fruit

Reflections 2008 – What Is Beautiful Is a Joy For All Seasons – Oscar Wilde
Host: Pat Nelson
Co-host: Kim Hines

12/25/2008 Art Matters
12/25/2008 Write On Radio!

We talk with Laurie Hertzel, Books Editor at the Star Tribune about book reviewing and literary holiday traditions. Laurie Hertzel is a journalist and editor who has previously worked with Minnesota Monthly and the Duluth News-Tribune.

If you can’t remember whether it snowed for six days and six nights when you were twelve or whether it snowed for twelve days and twelve nights when you were six, perhaps the second half of the show will jog your memory. We’ll play the classic Caedmon recording of Dylan Thomas reading his short story, A Child’s Christmas in Wales.

12/24/2008 Echo Chamber

The annual Christmas in Dub special inna Echo Chamber with Likkle Mai doing I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus, Billie Holiday in dub (on a great new Yesking remix), a bunch of Trojan and other Reggae Christmas tunes, and more great reworked songs from Verve Remixed Christmas, Christmas Remixed (on Six Degrees), The Reindeer Room V.2 (on Kriztal), and hOMe for the Holidays (on OM Records). It was some crucial holi-dub fun…

12/23/2008 Disabled and Proud
12/22/2008 CHAT Radio: Hmong Arts Culture
12/22/2008 Listening Lounge

Joe Strummer’s London Calling, part 1

12/22/2008 Health Notes
12/21/2008 Tehuti: From the Griot to the MC