Prayer Through Poetry, Modern Day Witch Hunts, and More September 2, 2014 | 12:00 pm On Interfaith VoicesPrayer Through Poetry, Modern Day Witch Hunts, and More Read More
Brian Jones on Teacher Tenure, Nikole Hannah-Jones on School Segregation September 2, 2014 | 6:30pm On CounterspinA special back to school episode, with two interviews from this year that get at some of the thorniest issues around public education: The politics of teacher tenure and the de facto segregation of American schools. Our guests are writer and activist Brian Jones and Nikole Hannah-Jones of ProPublica. Read More
Steve Post Tribute September 3, 2014 | 5:00 am On Pacifica Radio Archives’ “From the Vault”This week on From the Vault we pay tribute to a New York radio icon, Steve Post, who was one of a small cadre of radio broadcasters who helped in the creation of Free Form radio at Pacifica Station WBAI in the 1960’s. Read More
Understanding the Middle East September 3, 2014 | 9:00 am On Alternative RadioChris Giannou was chief surgeon for the International Committee of the Red Cross. He has worked in many war zones. He is the author of Besieged: A Doctor's Story of Life & Death in Beirut. He is a recipient of the Order of Canada. Read More
Wednesday MidDay Medley Spins Music of CMF, Katy Guillen & The Girls, and Water Is Food September 3, 2014 | 10:00 am On Wednesday MidDay MedleyMark features more music from bands participating in the 10th Annual Crossroads Music Festival, Saturday, September 6. We'll hear music from Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear, Onward Crispin Glover, Hipshot Killer, Me Like Bees, Danny Krause, and Mikal Shapiro. We'll also spin new music from Prince, Katy Guillen & The Girls, Mount Veritas Orchestra, and classic music from the Breeders. At 10:15 Mũcũgũ Wahome and musicians from Mount Veritas Orchestra, and Metatone join us to share new recordings and live performances from "Water Is Food" a recording to benefit: Water.org and Cultivate Kansas City. At 11:15 Katy Guillen & the Girls return to share music from their brand new eponymous full length release. Katy Guillen & the Girls play an Album Release Show at Knuckleheads on Saturday, September 6, and on the following evening, September 7, they'll perform an acoustic benefit performance for 90.1 FM, in the Gospel Lounge, at Knuckleheads. Read More
ARTSPEAK RADIO presents, Radio Renga September 3, 2014 | On ARTSPEAK RADIO presents, Radio RengaIn celebration of ARTSPEAK RADIO's 3rd anniversary, ten writers/past guests of the program have been invited to create a renga or "linked poem." Each writer contributed a 10-line poem that explores the power of radio in their world.
Tune in to hear writers, Shawn Pavey, Norma Elia Cantu, Carl Bettis, Jen Harris, Damon Lee Patterson, Michelle Pond, Jennifer Coates, Miguel M Morales, Sandra Moran, and Diego Chi perform Radio Renga live on air from the KKFI studio or listen on line at www.kkfi.org.Read More