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

Disability Justice

Airs at: Fri, 10/02/2020 at 9:30am - 10:00am

Ep. 112 It Takes A Village To Manage Hurt

Airs at: Tue, 09/29/2020 at 12:30am - Sat, 10/31/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Village Vibes Podcast

Buscando America on 09/29/20

Airs at: Tue, 09/29/2020 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
En esta emisión hablamos de las 113 noches de resistencia en Portland y la movilización antifascista del fin de semana. Se cumplieron seis años de la desaparición de 43 estudiantes en Ayotzinapa  Iguala y hablamos con Víctor Caballero del Colectivo Aequs. En Corazón del Sur... Read more

Episode VI

Airs at: Sat, 10/03/2020 at 10:00pm - Sun, 10/04/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for War Pig's Arcade
This week in the Arcade, War Pig and Poxy discuss the 1982 action thriller, CLASS OF 1984. Ragan hosts a series of disastrous call ins on SCENES OR DEATH, and Matt C spins all sorts of great records for his Industrial Dance Party! Read more

19 TRIPP-P 30Aug2020

Airs at: Sun, 08/30/2020 at 12:00am - Sat, 09/30/2023 at 11:45pm
Produced for TRIPP-P
The TRIPP-P co-hosts sit down with Mac Smiff, a local Portlander turned activist turned journalist.   Smiff discusses protest culture, experiences at protests and with police, and living as a Black man living in modern Portland. Have a listen.   Read more

Music and movie reviews for backyard listening

Airs at: Mon, 09/28/2020 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
the Sampler returns once again as DK and Fortunato recommend some movies not to miss. DK will look at a resent alien invasion movie from Russia and Fortunato takes a second look at the action thiller The Take. Which had been removed from release twice due to its political c... Read more

MATTER

Airs at: Tue, 09/29/2020 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae focuses on MATTER, written and performed by Charles Grant as a response to police brutality and gun violence inflicted on Black Americans. We hear clips from the film and excerpts of a Zoom conversation with Charles Grant, director James Dixon, filmmaker Tamera Lyn ... Read more