Arts & Culture

2:48pm

Mon August 6, 2012
Out in the Bay 8/9

Digital Queers

Thursday at 7pm, Marilyn Pittman visits with digital pioneer Karen Wickre, who is currently the Editorial Director for Twitter and a former Google content strategist.  She co-founded "Digital Queers" in the early 1990s, helping connect gay rights groups with technology and each other, and was a site manager for the world's largest LGBT site, planetout.com. 

[After broadcast date, you can listen here to a soundfile of the program.]

2:34pm

Mon August 6, 2012
Open Air 8/9

One Piano, Four Hands

The Zofo Piano Duo, Keisuke Nakagoshi and Eva-Maria Zimmerman, visit with host Alan Farley, and share excerpts from their new CD “Mind Meld – Works for One Piano, Four Hands.”  Airs Thursday 8/9 at 1pm. 

(After broadcast time, listen anytime until 1pm on 8/16 via KALW's Local Music Player.)

2:19pm

Mon August 6, 2012
Inforum 8/7

The Monsters Within

Chuck Palahniuk, author of “Fight Club” and  “Invisible Monsters Remix”, in conversation with writer Tom Barbash, contributing book critic for The New York Times.  On Inforum from the Commonwealth Club, Tuesday at 7pm.

1:34pm

Mon August 6, 2012
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Amelia Romano

Today we are featuring the harp-playing of Amelia Romano. She’s one of three young harpists performing at the “Festival of Harps, the Next Generation,” taking place this Wednesday, August 8 at the Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts in San Francisco. Music starts at 7pm.

11:29pm

Sun August 5, 2012
Arts & Culture

Today on Your Call: What are you doing for fun this summer that’s free or low cost?

On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about free events, museums, nature walks, and hikes. What about free and low cost staycations where you take off a leave days, and enjoy your area. What are your recommendations? We’ll be joined by SFKids.org, FunCheapSF, and the Nature Institute. Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. Where do you go to find free activities? It’s Your Call, with Holly Kernan and you.

Guests:

Johnny Hayes, the founder of funcheapsf.com, a listing of fun but affordable things to do in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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