Arts & Culture


Mon November 26, 2012
Live KALW Performances

Join KALW for the 2nd Annual Live Crosscurrents!

KALW Managing Editor Martina Castro will be directing the 2nd Annual Live Crosscurrents show at the Oakland Museum of California on December 8.
Lisa Ratner

Public radio takes the stage for a live performance of KALW's news magazine, Crosscurrents!

We'll kick off the night with a special presentation from KALW's community storytelling project, Hear Here. Then with host Hana Baba, we'll take you on a sonic journey through Bay Area news, arts, and culture, with our live house band, Tin Cup Serenade and special guests, including audience won't want to miss it!

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Sun November 25, 2012
Minds Over Matter 11/25

Minds Over Matter - Nov. 25, 2012

The Bay Area's favorite quiz show! Tonight, Dana Rodriguez welcomes panelists Gerry Nachman, Laury Fischer, and Pauline Tajchman.

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Sat November 24, 2012
Selected Shorts ~ 11/25 at 5pm

Remembering Isaiah Sheffer

A celebration including readings by Selected Shorts founder Isaiah Sheffer, with special guest host Colum McCann.  Selections will include “Heart of a Champion” by T.C. Boyle, “It Had Wings” by Allan Gurganus, and “Dating Your Mom” by Ian Frazier.  Sunday at 5pm.

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Fri November 23, 2012
KALW Almanac

November 23, 2012

327h day of 2012, 39 remaining

Sunrise: 6:59am
Sunset: 4:54pm

78% of the moon is visible, setting at 2:27am, rising at 2:06pm

Low Tides at the Golden Gate: 12:55am/2:19pm
High Tides: 7:45am/8:41pm

Special Celebrations today:

Today is -Sinkie Day, sponsored by the International Association of People Who Dine Over the Kitchen Sink
It's National Flossing Day
Plan Your Dagwood Sandwich Day
Can You Find Your Old Rubik's Cube and Still Work It Day
Labor Thanksgiving Day in Japan

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Thu November 22, 2012

Crosscurrents: November 22, 2012

The final program in our series on Oakland's Fruitvale and San Antonio neighborhoods, produced by KALW News and Mills College in Oakland. We take a look at a corner store on Foothill Boulevard, a funeral home that's playing a vital role in the community, and we take a ride on Oakland's bus line 1.

To subscribe to the Crosscurrents podcast in iTunes, click here. To use another podcasting tool, click here.

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