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Crosscurrents is the award-winning daily news magazine from KALW Public Radio. We make joyful, informative stories that engage people across the divides in our community - economic, social, and cultural.
Nexus Centre podcasts are meant to highlight interdisciplinary research initiatives at Memorial University, primarily within the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.
Cross Currents
An Athena Media production for RTÉ Lyric fm made with the funding support of the BAI and the TV licence fee in partnership with the Contemporary Music Centre. A three part documentary radio series presented by Barry McGovern exploring contemporary Irish composers and their music. What shaped the sound of the century?
Cross Currents
CrossCurrents is Aspen Public Radio's locally-produced public/cultural affairs program. Tune in every Wednesday for a thought-provoking, lively, roundtable conversation about current events, politics, the arts and local doings with newsmakers and community members from around the Roaring Fork Valley. Hosted by Carolyne Heldman.
Cross Currents: The Story of Margaret, to give it its full title, is delightful story about a little girl’s resilience and a mother’s unwavering love, from the beloved author of Pollyanna. Margaret Kendall (the Margaret of the story) has known nothing but love, wealth and privilege for the first five years of her life. An accident during a visit with her mother to New York City leaves little Margaret alone and fending for herself. While her mother searches desperately for her, Margaret has t ...
On his most recent album, "Peace Love Ukulele," ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro mixes jazz, rock, classical, traditional Hawaiian music, and folk, creating a sound that is technically masterful, emotionally powerful, and completely unique in the music world. Join Jake at this special event for a discussion about his music and then see him perform songs from his latest release.
Reginald in Russia is the title story in a collection of fifteen witty and satirical stories, sketches and one "playlet" by that master of the short story H. H. Munro, better Known as Saki. The stories are: Reginald in Russia -- The Reticence of Lady Anne -- The Lost Sanjak -- The Sex That Doesn't Shop -- The Blood-feud of Toad-Water -- A Young Turkish Catastrophe -- Judkin of the Parcels -- Gabriel-Ernest -- The Saint and the Goblin -- The Soul of Laploshka -- The Bag -- The Strategist -- C ...
This collection of programs from the University of California faculty and guests illuminates the crosscurrents in America that led to the election of Donald Trump and the ensuing impact on healthcare, immigration, foreign policy, human rights, journalism, Congress, the courts and other institutions in civic life.
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Kirtland is a singular place in the history of the LDS movement. The Kirtland Temple once stood as a symbol of a faith that shattered and splintered upon Joseph Smith's death. Now it's a powerful symbol of a shared history and language of faith rooted in multiple denominations. As a spiritual home to many, the Kirtland Temple, cared for by the ...…
Rose Ricciardelli talks about mental health supports for first responders and supports for prison inmates
Today on Crosscurrents: The city of Richmond turns abandoned homes into assets. A new film tackles the racist history of home ownership in the US. One Hunters Point adult who is making a very specific kind of difference for graduating high school seniors.By (KALW).
This story originally aired in 2015. All week long, we've been playing this sound , and asking you to guess what exactly it is and where exactly in the Bay Area we recorded it. This auditory guessing game is part of Audiograph , a crowd-sourced collaborative radio project mapping the Bay Area’s sonic signature. Audiograph tells the story of whe ...…
Today on Crosscurrents: The story behind two new permanent water restrictions Exploring a new sound installation by artists Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller Music for the heart at the Chapel of the ChimesBy (KALW).
Today on Crosscurrents: The story behind the hardest street to cross in all of Oakland An anthology by writers and artists of color celebrates diversity and addresses gentrification in San FranciscoBy (KALW).
Artist - Tune - AlbumSarah Vaughan & Michel Legrand - The Summer Knows - Sarah Vaughan & Michel LegrandDave Holland - Conference of the Birds - Conference of the BirdsRussell Gunn - Neo-So - Krunk JazzSteps Ahead - Modern Times - Modern TimesBill Evans - Gloria’s Step - Sunday at the Village VanguardElla Fitzgerald - Some Of These Days - Live a ...…
Check out our second episode of Crosscurrents, a conversation with the Civic Laboratory for Environmental Action Research
This episode of the Korea Now podcast features an interview that Jed Lea-Henry conducted with Daniel Sneider. In the wake of the Inter-Korean summit, they speak about the dangers inherent in such high-level talks, the strategic risk of jumping straight to a meeting of heads-of-state, and the very real prospect that these talks, despite lofty de ...…
Emmy-award winning journalists and New York Times best-selling authors John Donvan and Caren Zucker wrote In a Different Key: The Story of Autism, which is now being developed into a documentary. Donvan and Zucker speak to building community for those with autism.By (Christin Kay).
The Aspen Youth Center provides after-school and summer programs for area kids. They offer indoor and outdoor play, structured and free time, and cooking and art classes...all for free. Christin Kay talked with Michaela Idhammer-Ketpura, executive director of the Aspen Youth Center, about the goals for children who attend, as well as the wide r ...…
The Aspen Hope Center offers support for Roaring Fork valley residents in a mental health crisis. It also works with area schools on suicide prevention and education. This week, Christin Kay talked with Michelle Muething, executive director of the Aspen Hope Center.By (Christin Kay).
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