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KBOO COMMUNITY CALENDAR TUESDAY February 9th 2010

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Tue, 02/09/2010

KBOO COMMUNITY CALENDAR TUESDAY February 9th 2010

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Tonight at 7 pm is the Open Poetry Reading in the Gallery at Walters Cultural Arts Center 527 E Main Street Hillsboro, OR 97124.

2:23 minutes (2.19 MB)

Art Focus on 02/09/10

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Art Focus
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Tue, 02/09/2010 - 11:30am - 12:00pm

Listen to the interview here. 

Our guest this week on Art Focus will be Corey Smith. He is currently at Worksound, showing !Obsolete Dreams, all mixed media pieces. Smith is an Oregon artist who moved to Los Angeles - a lot of the work riffs on the deterioration of the California Dream (and our country in general). The flag here is made of remotes.

Stage and Studio on 02/09/10

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Stage and Studio
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Tue, 02/09/2010 - 11:00am - 11:30am

Host Dmae Roberts features films from the The 33rd Portland International Film Festival with Bill Foster, Executive Director of the Northwest Film Center. They'll talk about a sampling of the films from more than 36 countries. Hear some clips and get some tips on which films to see.  The festival runs February 11-28.

Cascade Festival of African Films, Chinese Gardens + Chinese New Year events

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Fri, 02/05/2010
On February’s “Community Grooves” program, we celebrate Black History Month and the upcoming Chinese New Year.
26:22 minutes (24.15 MB)

Movies opening Feb. 5, and a couple of rock docs

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First, Stop Making Sense (1984) will be playing at the Whitsell Auditorium on Saturday, Feb 6.  This is one of the best rock documentaries/performance films ever, period.  Directed by Jonathan Demme, and featuring Talking Heads, the music and the visuals will knock you out.  Look for the Big White Suit.

 

Arnold Adoff talks about his late wife, author Virginia Hamilton

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Black Book Talk
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Thu, 02/04/2010

Hosts Patricia Welch, Emma Ford and O.B. Hill speak with poet Arnold Adoff about his late wife Virginia Hamilton, author of the classic works: "M.C. Higgins, the Great;" "Zeely;" "The People Could Fly," and many more award winning novels. Adoff co-edited "Virginia Hamilton: Speeches, Essays and Conversations."

28:47 minutes (13.18 MB)

Cascade Festival of African Film and the Lan Su Chinese Garden on "Community Grooves" Friday

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 We are celebrating Black History Month and the Chinese New Year on Friday's “Community Grooves” program.

Cascade Festival of African Film and the Lan Su Chinese Garden on "Community Grooves" Friday

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 We are celebrating Black History Month and the Chinese New Year on Friday's “Community Grooves” program.

Special Programming: Public Affairs on 02/11/10

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Thu, 02/11/2010 - 11:00am - 11:30am

Bruce Silverman hosts a special look at this year's Portland International Film Festival, which begins today.

Shalom Portland on 02/05/10

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Fri, 02/05/2010 - 9:00am - 10:00am
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Shalom Portland - Judging in Difficult Times and Eco Kosher

Shalom Portland brings you a talk by Federal Judge Myron Thompson, "Judging in Difficult Times:  Berlin 1933 to Birmingham 1963".  In this talk recorded at Congregation Beth Israel Judge Thompson speaks of the parallels between discrimination against Jews in Germany in the 1930's, and his personal experiences with Jim Crow laws as a youth. 

We'll also hear a segment of a show on Jewish food produced by Liz Schwartz.  Rabbi Arthur Waskow is interviewed on the subject of ecokashrut, a concept where the intersection of ethics and kosher food production is explored.

 

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