journalism http://kalw.org en Your Call: How are journalists using the web as a platform to innovate? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-how-are-journalists-using-web-platform-innovate <p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 46571 at http://kalw.org Your Call: How are journalists using the web as a platform to innovate? The First Lady's Lesbian Love in "Hick: A Love Story" http://kalw.org/post/first-ladys-lesbian-love-hick-love-story <div class="yiv6273634793" id="yui_3_16_0_1_1404834082832_19316" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: HelveticaNeue, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, Lucida Grande, sans-serif; font-size: 13.33px; font-style: normal; background-color: transparent;"><p><span class="yiv6273634793" style="color: black;"><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></span></p><span class="yiv6273634793" style="color: black;"><strong>7pm Thursday</strong>. Historians debated for decades whether Eleanor Roosevelt was a lesbian. Writer </span><span class="yiv6273634793" id="yui_3_16_0_1_1404834082832_19170" style="color: black;">Terry Baum's and director Carolyn Myers' new play,</span><span class="yiv6273634793" id="yui_3_16_0_1_1404834082832_19314" style="color: black;"> <em><a href="http://www.CrackpotCrones.com"><span class="yiv6273634793" id="yui_3_16_0_1_1404834082832_19313" style="font-weight: bold;">Hick: A Love Story - </span></a></em></span><em><a href="http://www.CrackpotCrones.com"><span class="yiv6273634793" style="font-weight: bold;"><span class="yiv6273634793" style="color: black;">The Romance of&nbsp;Lorena Hickok and&nbsp;<span class="yiv6273634793">Eleanor Roosevelt</span></span></span><span class="yiv6273634793" style="color: black;"> </span></a></em>is<span class="yiv6273634793" id="yui_3_16_0_1_1404834082832_19170" style="color: black;"> </span><span class="yiv6273634793" id="yui_3_16_0_1_1404834082832_19312" style="color: black;">about the romance between</span><span class="yiv6273634793" id="yui_3_16_0_1_1404834082832_19172" style="color: black;"> arguably America’s most influential First Lady - the wife of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, President during the Great Depression and World War 2 (1933-45) - and the USA’s most prominent woman journalist at the time. <span class="yiv6273634793" id="yui_3_16_0_1_1404834082832_19294">Eric Jansen hosts this conversation with Baum and Myers, in which they perform scenes from the play to preview it for <strong><em>Out in the Bay</em></strong> listeners, <strong>7pm Thursday</strong>.</span></span> <strong><em><a href="http://www.crackpotcrones.com">Hick: A Love Story</a></em></strong>, co-presented by the <a href="http://www.crackpotcrones.com">Crackpot Crones</a> <span class="yiv6273634793" id="yui_3_16_0_1_1404834082832_19170" style="color: black;">and <a href="http://www.therhino.org/">Theatre Rhinoceros,</a> runs July 10-27 in San Francisco's Eureka Theatre. All performances are FREE, but <a href="http://www.crackpotcrones.com/">reservations</a> are required Tue, 08 Jul 2014 16:48:16 +0000 Eric Jansen 46254 at http://kalw.org The First Lady's Lesbian Love in "Hick: A Love Story" The Spot 3.5.14 The dangerous job of journalism in Mexico http://kalw.org/post/spot-3514-dangerous-job-journalism-mexico <p dir="ltr" id="docs-internal-guid-88cbe8da-92e7-162d-e93e-02847cf246d2" style="line-height:1;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">The State We’re In: <strong><a href="http://tswi.biz/state-podcast-8-right-thing/">“Do the Right Thing”</a></strong> In Mexico, investigative journalism can be a life-threatening profession. Sergio Haro is a veteran reporter for the muckraking Mexican weekly, Zeta. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 15:46:26 +0000 Matt Martin 40515 at http://kalw.org The Spot 3.5.14 The dangerous job of journalism in Mexico Today on Your Call: Media coverage of the War on Poverty + journalists in Egypt http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-media-coverage-war-poverty-journalists-egypt <p class="p1"><br />&nbsp;</p><p><span class="s1">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p class="p1"><span class="s1"> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 38214 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Media coverage of the War on Poverty + journalists in Egypt Today on Your Call: The economics of journalism and media reform http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-economics-journalism-and-media-reform <p><span id="yui_3_7_2_1_1383288641265_2260">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 06:57:06 +0000 Malihe Razazan 35269 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: The economics of journalism and media reform