We discuss of first books: 2008 National Book Award Finalist and Young Lions Fiction Award winner Salvatore Scibona joins us in the studio to talk about his novel, The End. Kao Kalia Yang will also be in the studio to talk about her acclaimed book, The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Memoir. Nicole Johns will also be on hand to talk about her book, Purge: Rehab Diaries.
All three read together Thursday, March 26th as part of the University of Minnesota First Books series, 7:30 p.m., in the AI Johnson Great Room, McNamara Alumni Center,200 Oak ST SE, in Minneapolis.
Another eclectic mix of dubs and other new stuff in the Echo Chamber. Got the party going with the heavy Dread tune from the new album Remembering Machine by Secret Archives of the Vatican. More new music from: Burning Religiously, Yoseph Lion, Lal Meri, Benaissa, Rafiralfiro, Bentesoi, Mantis, Guvna Dub, and Enid.
Call in Guest: Proto J and Plucky Xiong, Organizers of COAT Clinic Open Mic Talent Showcase starting this Saturday to give opportunities to artists and provide an outlet for expression in Sacramento, California.