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Express Yo'self

Airs at: Thu, 08/15/2019 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Express Yo'self
On this episode, Ji interviews spoken word artist Izzy Is Real about his spoken word career and his newly released EP entitled “Reverse Introversion”. His EP can be found on Itunes, Google Play, Youtube, Tidal and Spotify. You can follow him on instagram @izzy_is_real. In a... Read more

Celebrating Grace Paley

Airs at: Mon, 08/26/2019 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Poetry and Everything
Tonight, Ken Jones and Judith Arcana are celebrating Grace Paley's life and work, reading her writing on the radio.  Ken's often heard on KBOO; he writes, produces and performs on comedy shows, does author interviews on "Between the Covers," and co-anchors the Monday PM new... Read more

Amanda Clem interviews Tomas Valladares about the Portland Street Art Alliance

Airs at: Tue, 08/13/2019 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
On Tuesday, August 13 at 11:30am Amanda Clem interviews Tomas Valladares about the Portland Street Art Alliance.   Tomas Valladares is a local creative producer and cofounder of the Portland Street Art Alliance, a nonprofit with a mission to advance street art culture by e... Read more

Film at 11

Airs at: Fri, 08/16/2019 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week the Film at 11 team survey the week's new releases and what's playing at the indie and art houses, including Where'd You Go, Bernadette, and more on Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood.  Read more

Climate Change in Cinema: Film at 11

Airs at: Fri, 09/27/2019 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
On this special broadcast day given over to the subject of climate change,  A.K.A,  global warming, the greatest crisis facing the 21st century – however long it lasts – the Film at 11 team takes a look at documentaries and fiction films that treat the crisis.  Read more

Stan Foote Goodbye

Airs at: Tue, 08/13/2019 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae talks with Portland theatre veteran Stan Foote. Earlier this year he announced his retirement and would be stepping down from 28 years as artistic director of Oregon Children's Theatre. During his tenure, he has created and produced impressive original productions a... Read more

La Máquina del Sonido, La Libre Expresión, Los Matemáticos

Airs at: Fri, 08/09/2019 at 10:00pm - Sat, 08/10/2019 at 12:00am
Produced for La Ruleta

The Nib

Airs at: Thu, 08/08/2019 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  Based in Portland, The Nib is a publisher of political comics and graphic journalism founded in 2013 by cartoonist Matt Bors.  Originally appearing on the online platform Medium, The Nib has managed to stand out from the field of webcomics publishers by paying fair-marke... Read more

Buscando America on 08/06/19

Airs at: Tue, 08/06/2019 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
En Krónikas de Viaje un audio sobre la Chamana visionaria María Sabina.En cabina Chariti Montez, habla sobre el programa de Parks and Recreation para este verano y sobre el Festival Latino en el Cully Park.  Read more

Blue Note Records: 80th Anniversary Celebration

Airs at: Sat, 08/10/2019 at 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Blue Note Records is celebrating its 80th anniversary this year. Founded in 1939 by a German Jewish refugee from the Holocaust named Alfred Lion, Blue Note is by far the most respected record label in jazz history. On Saturday August 10, jazz critic and radio programmer Ric... Read more