Tonight’s program is all music, which ranges from the past up to the very latest of music from Radio France Internationale (RFI). All music is in French, but artists are from many different French-speaking countries. Caryl announces the songs in French and after listening to the song, Olaf tells something of the meaning and something about the artist in English. There are announcements in English of current events(films, theater and other)taking place in the Twin Cities. Olaf announces news from France, sometimes serious
It’s a heavy-hitting poetry show! Greg Hewett joins us in the studio to talk about his newest book of poetry, darkacre. Greg Hewett is the author of three other collections of poetry, including The Eros Conspiracy and Red Suburb.
Poet Steve Healey also joins us to talk about his newest collection, 10 Mississippi. He is also the author of Earthling, and his poems have appeared in the anthology Legitimate Dangers: American Poets of the New Century and the journals American Poetry Review, Boston Review, jubilat, and others.
Filmmaker Mike Hazard will also be on hand to preview a documentary he has recently completed about Twin Cities poet Roy McBride. It’s called A Poet Poets (those who know McBride will be familiar with the phrase), and its premier screening with be Sunday, January 30th, at 3 and 4 p.m. at Intermedia Arts in Minneapolis.