Arts and Culture

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A Look Into the Dark Crystal, Friday the 13th on Film at 11

Airs at: Fri, 09/13/2019 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
KBOO's own Jenna joins the team, along with a surprise guest, to discuss the Jim Henson company's The Dark Crystal, the movie, and now a TV show.  Read more

Fall at the Library, 2019

Airs at: Thu, 09/05/2019 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Black Book Talk
Multhnomah County Library staffers LeFoster Williams and Milo Reed will share their favorite reads and tell us about upcoming Fall 2019 programs.  Kids go back to school, adults go back to work and we all go back to a good book whether in print, on disc or online. Read more

Joseph Gallivan interviews Mary Weaver Chapin of the Portland Art Museum about Paris 1900, which is on now through Sept. 8, 2019.

Airs at: Tue, 09/03/2019 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
THIS IS A REBROADCAST OF A SHOW FROM JULY 2019. On Tuesday Sept. 3, 2019 at 11:30 am Joseph Gallivan interviews Mary Weaver Chapin of the Portland Art Museum about Paris 1900, which is on now through Sept. 8, 2019. Chapin, the museum’s Curator of Prints and Drawings, talks ... Read more

Buscando America on 09/03/19

Airs at: Tue, 09/03/2019 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
Se conforma La Asamblea De Migrantes Africanos en Tapachula Chiapas frente a la agresión y criminalización del Instituto Nacional de Migración y la Guardia Nacional en México. Luís Narvaez periodista chileno, hace una analogía entre el cantautor Víctor Jara y el poeta españ... Read more

Eclipsed at Corrib

Airs at: Tue, 09/03/2019 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae features the seventh season of Corrib Theatre's focus on  plays by contemporary Irish playwrights. We'll talk with founder and artistic director Gemma Whelan about the upcoming season that includes Eclipsed by Patricia Burke Brogan, James X by Gerard Mannix Flynn, a... Read more

Interview with Jennifer DeRoss author of Forgotten All-Star: A Biography of Gardner Fox

Airs at: Mon, 09/30/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Back again, the Sampler crew with music, reviews and shenanigans. Joining us by phone will be Jennifer DeRoss, who's written a biograohy of one of the mainstay writers at DC Comics, Gardner Fox.  Read more

Crazy Cool Fun

Airs at: Mon, 09/23/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Back again, the Sampler crew with music, reviews and shenanigans. Read more

Membership Drive Time on the Sampler

Airs at: Mon, 09/16/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Back again, the Sampler crew with music, reviews and shenanigans. We'll chat the Dark Crystal, play more from the Alderidge Society Mystery DnD Theater, and have some lively tunes for your listening pleasure. And please call 877-500-5266 during the show to donate to KBOO an... Read more

Pool Closed for the Season....but the Sampler still brings the Fun!!

Airs at: Mon, 09/09/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
Thunderstorms are rolling in, the leaves are changing colors, so the KBOO pool is closed for the season. However, the Sampler crew has some great guests and music to continue the fun start to your week! Lorka Scher comes by to chat about and play some tracks from her latest... Read more

Mr. Jones's Neighborhood 8/30/19

Airs at: Fri, 08/30/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
On this very special episode of Mr. Jones's Neighborhood, we celebrate Portland's independent bookstores. In the age of Amazon, we are blessed to have so many. It's a big reason we're one of the most literate cities in the U.S., with one of the most talented and supportive ... Read more