Arts/Culture

International Women's Day 2018

KBOO's International Women's Day celebrations were started by Program Director Karen Burdick in 1976. We've celebrated each year since then with special programming created by for and about women. As we finalized the schedule for KBOO's annual celebration of international ... Read more

Rest in Power, Ursula K LeGuin

My heart hurts for the loss of Ursula K LeGuin. I know where to take comfort, in her fiction, essays, and her many many interviews over the years here at KBOO "the cheerful voice of social conscious" is how she described us. Here are some of our archival programs with Ursul... Read more

Audio from the Waterfront Blues Festival!

The 2017 Waterfront Blues Festival audio is now online for your streaming pleasure: Audio from Day One - Friday 6/30   Audio from Day Two - Saturday 7/1   Audio from Day Three - Sunday 7/2   Audio from Day Four - Monday 7/3   Audio from Day Five - Tuesday 7/4   ... Read more

Interview with Steve Ignorant of Crass

Airs at: Thu, 11/21/2019 at 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Produced for Popular Education
As part of Popular Education though music program host, Tammy Overture interviews co founder of the anarcho punk band CRASS!! Crass were an English art collective and punk rock band formed in 1977 who promoted anarchism as a political ideology, a way of life and a resistanc... Read more

Rose City Native Radio: Ender hosts

Airs at: Thu, 11/21/2019 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Rose City Native Radio

Jang

Airs at: Thu, 11/21/2019 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Express Yo'self
On this episode, Ji interviews Jang about his rapping career. Also in the studio is his manager, Jesus, and girlfriend, Sarah. His music can be found on SoundCloud by searching for “Jang”. He can be supported on Instagram @jangrx or Twitter @rxjang. The song playing in the... Read more

Featured guest: Jessica Tyner Mehta

Airs at: Mon, 01/06/2020 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Wider Window Poetry
Brandy NālaniMcDougall's poem "He Mele Aloha no ka Niu" : https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poetrymagazine/poems/89747/he-mele-aloha-no-ka-niu   Featured guest: Jessica Tyner Mehta https://jessicamehta.com/ Read more

Featured guest: SAM ROXAS-CHUA 姚

Airs at: Mon, 12/02/2019 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Wider Window Poetry
Perhat Tursun's "Elegy" : https://medium.com/fairbank-center/uyghur-poetry-in-translation-perhat-tursuns-elegy-902a58b7a0aa   Featured guest: SAM ROXAS-CHUA 姚 , https://www.samroxaschua.com/ Read more

Buscando America on 11/19/19

Airs at: Tue, 11/19/2019 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
En esta emisión tuvimos al canta autor Salvadoreño Tito Amaya en cabina. Desde Santiago de Chile, un reporte del periodista americano Josh Harper con opiniones sobre la crisis en Chile. En Krónicas de Viaje Karen Torrente  presenta a Maria Compás música y poeta  que musica... Read more

Joseph Gallivan interviews Geordie Duckler and Merridawn Duckler about Circulation

Airs at: Tue, 11/19/2019 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
On Tuesday Nov. 19, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. Joseph Gallivan interviews Geordie Duckler and Merridawn Duckler about Circulation, their installation on now through Nov. 30 at Blackfish Gallery. Siblings Geordie, a lawyer, and Merridawn, who teaches writing, talk about their “pop u... Read more