Bay Area publishing legend Malcolm Margolin, with a new collection of his essays on California Native peoples. PLUS: the Town Crier, poet Raymond Nat Turner. Hosted by Kris Welch.
11:00 AM Tues - Thurs
The Talkies showcases the wealth of authors, artists, activists, theater and music in the Bay Area and beyond through interviews, call-ins, and readings.
Hosted by one of KPFA’s best known programmers, Kris Welch has lived and worked in the Bay Area for a good portion of her adult life. Kris is a natural storyteller, seasoned communicator and a master of the art of radio. She is excited to be host to a variety of stories emanating from the Bay Area scene along with National and Regional stories with local reverberations. The Talkies seeks to help us get to know each other and share our lives and passions through the intimacy of the broadcast word.
Joe Biden has imposed FURTHER sanctions on Cuba, as it struggles with the pandemic. PLUS: the Bay Area’s highly-regarded Congresswoman Barbara Lee is questioned about her stance on Palestine. Hosted by Kris Welch.
John Nichols, on all things Progressive. Hosted by Kris Welch.
Ram Dass, on Conscious Aging. Hosted by Kris Welch.
Bay Area historian Gary Kamiya with a KPFA-listeners-ONLY offer! Hosted by Kris Welch.
Marshall Rosenberg, the founder of Non-Violent Communication. Hosted by Kris Welch.
Tara Brach, Ph.D., is a clinical psychologist as well as a Buddhist lay priest and popular teacher of mindfulness (vipassana) meditation. She is the founder of the Insight Meditation Community in Washington, D.C.
Guest: Binyamin Appelbaum writes about economics and business for the editorial page of The New York Times. From 2010 to 2019, he was a Washington correspondent for the Times, covering economic policy in the aftermath of the 2008 crisis. He previously worked for The Charlotte Observer, where his reporting on subprime lending won a George Polk Award and was … Continued
The last book by beloved teacher Ram Dass, completed after his death by his friend and colleague Rameshwar Dass. Ramesh joins us to talk about the teacher, and the teachings. Hosted by Kris Welch.
Choreographer, teacher, dancer, writer, composer, artist/activist Robert Moses joins us to talk about his newest piece, premiering this month—and the challenge of being a working socially-conscious artist in this society, and under COVID restrictions. PLUS: Raymond Nat Turner..Hosted by Kris Welch.