Womens issues

Book Mole: "Orphan Train"

program date: 
Mon, 08/11/2014
As late as1939, orphans from eastern cities were taken west by train to be offered up for adoption to farmer and others, and often they were abused.  Christina Baker Kline's new novel, The Orphan Train is about the friendship that develops between two such orphans, one in her late teens, the other in her nineties.  Larry Bowlden gives us his take on it.  
You can read more reviews from Larry here
6:14 minutes (4.28 MB)

Pathways on 08/10/14

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Pathways
Air date: 
Sun, 08/10/2014 - 8:30am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Conversations with leaders in personal and cultural transformation.

Beatriz Williams Interview

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Between Us
program date: 
Tue, 08/05/2014
New York Times bestselling author Beatriz Williams likes telling stories about rich people making mistakes as a way to show that money doesn't necessarily buy intellingence or couth. Don Merrill talks with Ms. Williams about her love of writing and the contrast between women of pre-World War Two New England and today in the context of her latest book, The Secret Life of Violet Grant.

29:35 minutes (27.09 MB)

Summer Camp on Reproductive Justice

program date: 
Mon, 07/21/2014
Reproductive Justice was the theme of a summer youth camp held here in Portland by Momentum Allliance.  Jan Haaken talks here with Carla Castañeda and Perla Álvarez, who participated in the camp, about what they learned.  

(Photo taken in the KBOO studio during this discussion.)
9:34 minutes (6.58 MB)

Pathways on 07/20/14

Program: 
Pathways
Air date: 
Sun, 07/20/2014 - 8:30am - 9:00am
Short Description: 
Conversations with leaders in personal and cultural transformation.
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