Documentary Special http://kufm.org en WORDSHAKERS Poetry Special http://kufm.org/post/wordshakers-poetry-special <p>04/17/2014 - hosted by Andrei Codrescu - a celebration of the word with Tennyson, Whitman, Sandburg, Ginsberg, and more</p><p></p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 Sue Ginn 16621 at http://kufm.org WORDSHAKERS Poetry Special Adapting to Climate Change http://kufm.org/post/adapting-climate-change <p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">04/17/2014 -No matter what you believe about climate change, we can all agree that extreme weather events -- tornadoes, hurri canes, fires, droughts -- are occurring more frequently. These massive natural disasters upset lives and devastate property.&nbsp; The costs of clean-up and reconstruction are enormous.&nbsp;</p><p style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">&nbsp;</p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:00:00 +0000 Sue Ginn 17282 at http://kufm.org Adapting to Climate Change the Story Corps 10th Anniversary Special http://kufm.org/post/story-corps-10th-anniversary-special <p>04/10/2014 - There are questions we would answer, if only we were asked. &nbsp;How did we grow up? &nbsp;What do we remember about home? &nbsp;What about our family?<br /><br />celebrate the first decade of StoryCorps, with a special retrospective hosted by NPR’s Scott Simon and StoryCorps founder Dave Isay.<br /><br /><a href="http://storycorps.org/" target="_blank">http://storycorps.org/</a></p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:13:17 +0000 Sue Ginn 17463 at http://kufm.org The History of Classical Music http://kufm.org/post/history-classical-music <p>04/14/2014 - This one hour On The Strip Radio Special produced by Ben Manilla takes listeners through a history of this enduring art form from its beginnings up to today.&nbsp;&nbsp; Through an engaging narrative, host Dianne Nicolini of KFDC and renowned conductor Robert Ziegler tell the story of classical music from Gregorian chants to today's minimalism, highlighting innovations and developments and profiling the lives and works of groundbreaking composers.</p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 02:30:00 +0000 Sue Ginn 17284 at http://kufm.org The History of Classical Music The History of Classical Music http://kufm.org/post/history-classical-music-0 <p>04/14/2014 - This one hour On The Strip Radio Special produced by Ben Manilla takes listeners through a history of this enduring art form from its beginnings up to today.&nbsp;&nbsp; Through an engaging narrative, host Dianne Nicolini of KFDC and renowned conductor Robert Ziegler tell the story of classical music from Gregorian chants to today's minimalism, highlighting innovations and developments and profiling the lives and works of groundbreaking composers.</p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 02:30:00 +0000 Sue Ginn 17285 at http://kufm.org The History of Classical Music MTPR Special Shorts http://kufm.org/post/mtpr-special-shorts <p>04/10/2014 - The best of short form public radio</p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:30:20 +0000 Sue Ginn 16956 at http://kufm.org An Intelligence Squared Debate http://kufm.org/post/intelligence-squared-debate-0 <p>03/27/2014 - "Does the president have the constitutional power to target and kill U.S. citizens abroad?"&nbsp; With the drone strike on accused terrorist and New Mexico-born Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen, President Obama has tested the limits of the executive branch's powers.&nbsp; Does the president have constitutional authority under the due process clause to kill U.S. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:09:23 +0000 Sue Ginn 16620 at http://kufm.org An Intelligence Squared Debate Notes on Spring http://kufm.org/post/notes-spring <p>03/20/2014 - A Seasonal Special - An assuring hour of music and information about the promising resurgence of spring, including rare facts about the featured music and the reasons for springtime warming and rain.</p><p><a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/45202-notes-on-spring-a-seasonal-music-special" target="_blank">http://www.prx.org/pieces/45202-notes-on-spring-a-seasonal-music-special</a></p><p></p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 14:39:42 +0000 Sue Ginn 16078 at http://kufm.org Notes on Spring Votes for Women! http://kufm.org/post/votes-women <p>03/06/2014 - Votes For Women was the slogan on the banners that many American Suffragists wore in their 72-year struggle to get the vote.&nbsp; Although American men had been voting since the 1700's, it wasn't until 1920 that American women were allowed to vote for President.&nbsp; Award winning Producer Sandra Sleight-Brennan's documentary uses song, interviews, re-creations of events, and comments from historians to bring this dramatic history to life.</p><p></p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 21:00:00 +0000 Sue Ginn 15387 at http://kufm.org Votes for Women! "Civil Rights in America" http://kufm.org/post/civil-rights-america <p>02/27/2014 - Hosted by<strong> <strong>Charles Dutton</strong>, </strong>this one-hour special examines the relevance and meaning of civil rights in the 21st century and the relationship between the Civil Rights Movement and the efforts of women, other people of color, and the LGBT community to expand our traditional definitions of equality. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:49:12 +0000 Sue Ginn 15389 at http://kufm.org "Civil Rights in America"