Thích Nhất Hạnh is a Vietnamese Buddhist monk and peace activist, who was the founder of engaged Buddhism. Host, Marlena Willis, talks with guests, Antoinette Gonzalez and Victoria Mausisa, co founders of ARISE (Awakening through Race, Intersectionality and Equity), which is a community of mindfulness practitioners and monastics in the Plum Village tradition of Thich … Continued
Bob Dylan turns 78 on Friday, but at KPFA we’re not waiting to celebrate his birthday. On Wednesday (May 22) Larry Kelp hosts a two-hour “Sing Out” Bob Dylan special from 10 p.m.-midnight. Since 1991 the “Bob’s Birthday Special” has been an almost annual event on KPFA. Dylan is a unique force in modern music, … Continued
Real Vocal String Quartet along with the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts present performance and cd release of Culture Kin. Original songs & collaborative pieces with sister cities such as Cork, Ireland, Osaka, Japan and Barcelona, Spain are featured.
The event takes place at 701 Mission Street in San Francisco. For details, call 415.978.2787.
The Playwrights Foundation presents a reading of “The Garbologists” on Monday, May 20 at 7:30pm. The play about bickering sanitation workers finding some common ground takes place
at Roble Hall, Stanford University, 374 Teresa Street, in Palo Alto. For details,call (415) 626-2176.
Diana Gameros nos comenta sobre su concierto A Tribute to Mothers and Family Tradition Silvia Torres sobre el filme Jurakán Nación en Resistencia Boletos de regalo para Aftershock Las celebraciones del Cinco de Mayo en la Bahía Producción y conducción por Miguel Guerrero
This program will focus on a handful of artists performing at this years BottleRock Napa Valley Music Festival taking place Memorial Day Weekend of May 24-26, 2019 in Napa, California. Featuring music from Shannon & The Clams, Sir Sly, Houses, Sylvan Esso, The Dip, Lord Huron and Santana.
We are proud to premier the radio documentary “Community of Grace.” All across this country, and the world, homelessness is on the rise. KPFA reporter Lucy Kang spent months speaking with residents of the Community of Grace, an unhoused community in Oakland’s Fruitvale neighborhood. This long-form audio documentary reveals the devastating circumstances many unhoused Oakland residents face and the incredible ingenuity with which their communities are surviving.
La Senadora Jesúsa Rodríguez presenta inicitiva de decreto para la prohibición de maíz transgénico en México. Estrenos musicales y algo de lo mejor de la música latina alternativa. Producción y conducción por Miguel Guerrero.
Our planet and the life on it are in crisis. Host, Marlena Willis, talks with guest Kirsten Rudestam, one of the core faculty of an upcoming year long program, Buddhist Eco-Chaplaincy Training Program, on how the practice of mindfulness can sustain us and provide the skills to be spiritual caregivers of the natural world and … Continued