Spoken Arts

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Opportunities: Poetry Workshops; Critique Groups; Calls for Submissions; Contests; Fellowships etc

In Klamath Falls Saturday July 28:   Free Literary Elements in Songwriting Workshop Klamath County Library, 126 S. Third St. Klamath Falls, OR Performance by Laura Gibson and workshop students at 4:30p.m. Free and open to the public. Portland singer and song writer Laura Gib... Read more

A Different Nature for 11/02/20

Airs at: Mon, 11/02/2020 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for A Different Nature
Guitarrorism! A look at extreme guitar. We'll hear some of guitar’s adventuresome players (Lee Ranaldo, Thurston Moore, Lydia Lunch, Arto Lindsay, Glenn Branca, Elliot Sharp, to name a few – plus members of NY’s then-burgeoning Noise guitar scene), via the 1985 Tellus Cass... Read more

New releases of new music

Airs at: Mon, 10/26/2020 at 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Produced for A Different Nature
Tonight on A Different Nature we will listen to releases of experimental and avant garde music that have come out in the last several months. Read more

Two Stories by Edgar Allen Poe and Hitchcock's Psycho

Airs at: Mon, 10/26/2020 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
The Sampler returns with some Halloween fun. Featured in today's show, Katherine Dunn and Fortunato will read two of Edgar Allen Poe's classic horror stories, "The Masque of the Red Death" and "The Murders in the Rue Morgue". DK Holm will stop by to review a recent release ... Read more

Los Nena y Rebel'd Punk

Airs at: Fri, 10/23/2020 at 10:00pm - Sat, 10/24/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for La Ruleta
Esta noche escucharemos los dos discos compactos del grupo Los Nena, de 2001 y 2004 respectivamente. También canciones del primer larga duración de Rebel'd Punk. Read more

Buscando America on 10/20/20

Airs at: Tue, 10/20/2020 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
  A 528 años de la guerra de exterminio indígena, en esta emisión hablamos sobre  la toma de las instalaciones del Instituto Nacional de los Pueblos Indígenas en CDMX y  sobre el comunicado el Concejo Indígena y Popular de Guerrero - Emiliano Zapata. En `Corazón del Sur ´ ... Read more

Buscando America on 10/13/20

Airs at: Tue, 10/13/2020 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
  En esta emisión hablamos con Fernanda y Salvador participantes de la Caravana Mesoamericana para el Buen Vivir de los Pueblos en Resistencia la cual  visitó 17 comunidades en 6 países mesoamericanos en 2015 y 2016.  Hablamos de la reciente publicación que lleva por títul... Read more

Kim Thatcher Interview

Produced for Between Us
Senator Kim Thatcher is a Republican who has been in the Oregon legislature for more than 15 years.  She is currently running for Oregon Secretary of State against her opponent, Democrat Shemia Fagan.  Ms. Thatcher talks with Don Merrill about Oregon's mail-in voting system... Read more

"Magic," Ingrid Wendt

Airs at: Mon, 10/26/2020 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for The Occasion
The theme for October is "Magic," and the featured guest is Ingrid Wendt. Eugene (OR) poet Ingrid Wendt has authored five books of poems and co-edited the Oregon poetry anthology From Here We Speak and In Her Own Image: Women Working in the Arts.  A visiting poet in hundred... Read more

Buscando America on 10/06/20

Airs at: Tue, 10/06/2020 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
  En este programa hablamos con Bárbara Sánchez Galeano de DWN sobre las violaciones a los derechos reproductivos de las mujeres migrantes y las muertes a causa del Covid-19. Escucha también a la  organización de La Resistencia accionando a las afueras del centro de detenc... Read more