Arts/Culture

The Old Mole Variety Hour for June 27, 2022

Airs at: Mon, 06/27/2022 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Joe Clement hosts this Hot Labor Summer episode of the Old Mole. Drug Decriminalization: Bill Resnick and Tera Hurst discuss the growing pains in Oregon's implementation of the first in the nation decriminalization of all illicit drugs including marijuana, methamphetamin... Read more

PAM CUT and Psychotronic Cinema

Airs at: Thu, 06/23/2022 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  In the spring of 2020, the Northwest Film Center shut the doors of its Whitsell Auditorium in the face of the Covid lockdown.  Now, the space is opening back up again, but with a different name and different priorities.  Jon Richardson fills us in on the changes at PAM C... Read more

Waterfront Blues Festival preview with Ty Curtis and Rich Lawrence

Airs at: Thu, 06/23/2022 at 11:00am - 11:30am
On today's episode, we celebrate the return of the Waterfront Blues Festival. It’s a Portland tradition, going back 35 years, but, due to the pandemic, there was a change in plans during the past two years. In 2020, KBOO partnered with WBF to present a virtual festival. We ... Read more

Book Release: "I’m Having Top Surgery" by Rimona Eskayo

Airs at: Tue, 06/21/2022 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Transpositive PDX
Please join us for Transpositive PDX on Tuesday, June 21st on KBOO Community Radio as we talk with Rimona Eskayo about their new book  I’m Having Top Surgery: An Illustrated Guide for You and Me designed and illustrated by Rimona Eskayo with contributions from trans folks a... Read more

The Sweet Life is celebrated via movies today on Film at 11 for Friday, July 1, 2022

Airs at: Fri, 07/01/2022 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
In an international edition, Jeff Godsil celebrates on Fellini's hit La Dolce Vita, while Natalie Lasko in Thailand ponders Happening, the recent French film about abortion based on the novel by Annie Ernaux, and we also share thoughts on the new Criterion release of Juzo I... Read more

Portland Jewish Hour

Airs at: Sun, 06/19/2022 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Portland Jewish Hour
It's our Pride Show, featuring LGBTQI Jewish artists from near and far. Also a special song for Juneteenth, and a shout out to all our Jewish Dads. Read more

Big Game in the Pacific Northwest

Airs at: Mon, 06/20/2022 at 11:00pm - Tue, 06/21/2022 at 12:00am
Produced for Gremlin Time
Col. Sebastion "Tiger Jack" Moran, called "the second most dangerious man in Europe" travels to the Pacific Northwest as part of an unusual hunt.  Read more

What Strange Paradise by Omar El Akkad

Airs at: Thu, 07/21/2022 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Between the Covers
On today's episode, we speak with Omar El Akkad about his novel What Strange Paradise, recently released in paperback. Called “an instant classic” by the New York Times, What Strange Paradise is the searing story about one boy’s perilous journey toward safety in a desperate... Read more

Wider Window Poetry with Samiya Bashir

Airs at: Mon, 07/04/2022 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Wider Window Poetry

KBOO Cuba Trip Organizer and Guide Charles Bittner Interview

Airs at: Wed, 06/15/2022 at 5:45pm - 6:00pm
Produced for News from the BOO
KBOO has organized a Cuba trip for listeners and supporters this December 3-10, with proceeds benefiting KBOO. On this edition of News from the Boo we'll talk with Charles Bittner, your trip organizer and guide. Charles has taught sociology at St. John’s University in NYC a... Read more