Sunday at 3:00 p.m.
Global Roots Radio
The mission of Global Roots Radio is to showcase the various ethnic, immigrant and hyphenate communities in the greater Kansas City area. Global Roots is a multilingual magazine show
featuring the music and public affairs, language and culture of various ethnic
communities, in their own voice.
Global Roots aims to provide a venue for the many immigrant and second generation communities in the Kansas City metropolitan area to showcase their culture, music and language, in their own
The program invites guests, to air music from their own collections, and speak about their communities in KC and back home. (Engineering and technical expertise provided by KKFI/Global Roots Crew).
Carmen Moreno: Blood of the Earth followed and music of Indonesia and Iran. October 7, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
Independent artist Carmen Moreno joins us to talk about her upcoming research project Blood of the Earth, which seeks to research and understand the complex transformation of Latina Culture including visual imagery, narratives, and feminine identity - as well as provide a collective space for self-expression and artistic development .... preceded by an hour (3-4 pm) of music from Indonesia and Iran
See you then! <3
KC Japan Festival; live performances of Japanese music on Shamisen and Classical guitar September 30, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
A celebration of KC Japan fest, in conversation and live performance on Shamisen and guitar!
the second hour celebrates recordings of experimental Japanese music!
Murmurations, a short documentary created by artists Tanya Hartman and Brian Hawkins for OpenSpaces September 23, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
in conversation with artists Tanya Hartman and Brian Hawkins... the creators of Murmurations, a short documentary which explores the intricacies, intimacies, beauties and losses in the lives of refugee and migrant teenage students enrolled in the English as a Second/Other Language program at Wichita East High Schook through interviews and impressionistic images.
Hiroshima, Nagasaki remembrance and music! August 12, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
Recordings from the the most recent Peace Works KC gathering of atomic bombing remembrance and a re-airing of stories and interviews in our Japan-centric first hour followed by celebration of music and cultures showcased at the 39th annul KC Ethnic Enrichment Festival!
immigration Panel: we the people; all the people (recorded live) July 29, 2018 | 3:00 p.m.
immigration Panel: we the people; all the people recorded live in KC on July 24th, 2018.