In the first half of the show, poet Mark Nowak joins us in the studio to talk about his newest book, Coal Mountain Elementary, which explores the perils and tragedies of the coal mining industry. A PBS Newshour feature on the book is available at www.pbs.org/newshour/art/blog/2009/04/conversation-poet-mark-nowak-and-d...http://www.pbs.org/newshour/art/blog/2009/04/conversation-poet-mark-nowa....
In the second half of the show, we talk with novelist Ami Sands Brodoff, author of The White Space Between, which has just won the Canadian Jewish Book Award for Fiction.
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This show is a compilation of mine, creating one flamenco mass from numerous sources as an homenaje to the late cantaora, María Elena La Cordobesa:http://www.rincondelflamenco.net
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Finnish beginning, Norwegian at the top of the hour and selections from two good friends to wind up. Don’t forget Syttende Mai Mindekirken in South Minneapolis on Sunday May 17th. More info mindekirken.org
Mindekirken in South Minneapolis on Sunday May 17th. More info
Thanks to Mark Slim Stevens for covering for me this week.HOUSE PARTY PLAYLIST MAY 6 2009
Follow-up on May Day, Dobet Gnahore, Cinco de Mayo with Mother’s Day on the horizon ! Music to go with it All – this early spring !
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