Dawn Prince-Hughes, Songs of the Gorilla Nation: My Journey Through Autism. Denny Smithson hosts.
Arts-Waves on Cover to Cover
3:00 PM Pacific Time: Mondays
Interviews devoted to the arts, focusing on theatre and literature, with side-trips to film and non-fiction narratives. Also on tap: archive interviews from Probabilities and Bookwaves. Hosted by Richard Wolinsky.
Paradise in Ashes: The Guatemalan Journey of Courage, Terror, and Hope by Beatriz Manz. Denny Smithson hosts an interview with the author.
Because the Spirit Moved, a CD of poetry & music from Arundo. Denny Smithson speaks with the wordsmiths of Arundo.
The Confessions of Max Tivoli: A Novel. Author Andrew Sean Greer talks to host Denny Smithson.
Chants of a Lifetime: Selected Poetry of Lincoln Bergman (1953- 2003). Hosted by Denny Smithson.
Amy Stewart, whose latest book is The Earth Moved: On the Remarkable Achievements of Earthworms.
The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill. Birdman and new city legend Mark Bittner talks to host Denny Smithson about tending the wild chartreuse conures on the city’s urban peaks.
The Presumed Alliance: The Unspoken Conflict Between Latinos and Blacks and What it Means for America. Author Nicholas C. Vaca talks with host Denny Smithson about Vaca’s new book.
Escaping the Delta: Robert Johnson and the Invention of the Blues by Elijah Wood. Denny Smithson hosts.
KPFA Speak-Out: Local Station Board candidates meet the public in this radio update on the upcoming elections. (Denny Smithson returns next week.)