Programs

Planetary Radio

Posted on Aug 13, 2014 in Featured, Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 0 comments

Planetary Radio

Public radio’s only long format, weekly series devoted to space exploration and the scientists, engineers, astronauts and visionaries who lead it. Each week, Planetary Radio visits with a scientist, engineer, project manager, astronaut, advocate or writer who provides a unique and exciting perspective on the exploration of our solar system and beyond. We also showcase regular features that raise your space IQ while they put a smile on your face. Host Mat Kaplan is joined by Planetary Society colleagues Bill Nye the Science Guy, Bruce Betts, and Emily Lakdawalla. LENGTH: 30 minutes...

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Jewish Holiday Programming from Larry Josephson

Posted on Aug 11, 2014 in Featured, Programs, Specials | 0 comments

Jewish Holiday Programming from Larry Josephson

September marks the 360th Anniversary of the first Jews immigrating to America, and Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish calendar follows at the beginning of Oct. To observe and celebrate these special days, Producer Larry Josephson offers: Remember Us Unto Life – A High Holy Days Special ONLY IN AMERICA – the story of American Jews told in six one-hour programs and two specials. The sound-rich programs are artfully mixed using archival sound, oral history clips, interviews, narration, music (sacred, popular and novelty songs,) and...

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With Good Reason

Posted on Jul 21, 2014 in Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 0 comments

With Good Reason

Each week scholars explore the worlds of literature, science, the arts, politics, history, and business through lively discussion with host Sarah McConnell in a kitchen-table chat format. From the controversies over slave reparations and global warming, to the unique worlds of comic books and wine-making, With Good Reason is always surprising, challenging and fun! LENGTH: 59 minutes or 29 minutes COST: FREE AVAILABLE: Content Depot, PRX, Download WEBSITE:...

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Jazz Alive Overnight

Posted on May 20, 2014 in Programs | 1 comment

Jazz Alive Overnight

From Kansas Public Radio, voted JAZZWEEK’s “Best Jazz Station – Small Market,” comes a new, fresh-sounding overnight jazz program Jazz Alive! Overnight, hosted by noted jazz vocalist and drummer David Basse. Jazz Alive! Overnight features - 15 new show hours per week The best in traditional jazz and new contemporary jazz classics – new jazz plus the old standards! Three 30 sec. breaks per show for underwriting Entertaining and insightful commentary from working jazz artist David Basse Competitive pricing COST: Competitive with other overnight services....

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Mine Enemy: the Story of German POWs in America

Posted on May 12, 2014 in Programs, Specials | 1 comment

Mine Enemy: the Story of German POWs in America

A one-hour documentary special, Mine Enemy, brings to life a nearly forgotten aspect of life on the wartime homefront, whose ripples were felt on both sides of the ocean for years to come. The sound-rich program includes the voices of former German POWs and Americans who remember them, and archival sound from the period. Mine Enemy is produced by Alison Jones together with Peabody award-winning editor Deborah George and hosted by veteran public radio producer John Biewen. LENGTH: 1 hour COST: FREE AVAILABLE: PRX,...

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The Formerly Incarcerated and Convicted People’s Movement

Posted on Apr 24, 2014 in Featured, Programs, Specials | 0 comments

The Formerly Incarcerated and Convicted People’s Movement

The Formerly Incarcerated and Convicted People’s Movement: The Struggle for Freedom and Transformation Continues A half-hour radio documentary. At the forefront of the struggle to end the racialized system of mass incarceration and to alleviate its negative consequences, stands the Formerly Incarcerated and Convicted People’s Movement (FICPM), a nationwide coalition of formerly incarcerated men and women who are holding forth a radical vision for justice and transformation. This 29-minute documentary highlights the voices of nine members of the FICPM steering committee, men and...

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