Arts/Culture

International Women's Day 2018

KBOO's International Women's Day celebrations were started by Program Director Karen Burdick in 1976. We've celebrated each year since then with special programming created by for and about women. As we finalized the schedule for KBOO's annual celebration of international ... Read more

Rest in Power, Ursula K LeGuin

My heart hurts for the loss of Ursula K LeGuin. I know where to take comfort, in her fiction, essays, and her many many interviews over the years here at KBOO "the cheerful voice of social conscious" is how she described us. Here are some of our archival programs with Ursul... Read more

Audio from the Waterfront Blues Festival!

The 2017 Waterfront Blues Festival audio is now online for your streaming pleasure: Audio from Day One - Friday 6/30   Audio from Day Two - Saturday 7/1   Audio from Day Three - Sunday 7/2   Audio from Day Four - Monday 7/3   Audio from Day Five - Tuesday 7/4   ... Read more

Smoke em if ya got em

Airs at: Sat, 01/16/2021 at 12:00am - 3:00am
that's what she said?   TEXT 541-649-2479  Read more

Black Book Talk on 06/03/2010

Airs at: Thu, 06/03/2010 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Black Book Talk
Black Book Talk on 06/03/2010 Monthly program featuring interviews and discussions of works by African American authors. Co-hosts Emma Jackson Ford, O. B. Hill and Patricia Welch review works in all genres by well-known and emerging authors. Occasional call-in shows allow ... Read more

Storm Beat author Lori Tobias shares stories from the Oregon Coast

Airs at: Wed, 01/13/2021 at 5:30pm - 5:45pm
Produced for Evening News, News In Depth
Our In Depth guest today is Lori Tobias, author of the new memoir Storm Beat: A Journalist Reports from the Oregon Coast, published by Oregon State University Press. Lori has worked in journalism for over 25 years, including time at the Rocky Mountain News as a columnist a... Read more

Joan Gratz and Joanna Priestley - from the Archive

Airs at: Thu, 01/14/2021 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  In this encore episode from 2009, we visit two award-winning independent animation directors at their Portland studios. Joanna Priestley is a filmmaker, teacher, producer, and festival organizer.  She’s best known for her abstract animation, most notably for North of Bl... Read more

Buscando America on 01/12/21

Airs at: Tue, 01/12/2021 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
  Escucha la primera emisión de Cenotes Oníricos una cápsula radial de Blanca Villalobos para recordar y recopilar medicinas ancestrales a través de la práctica de soñar. También escuchamos una nueva transmisión de Resiste Tierra luego del allanamiento en el territorio de ... Read more

José Clemente Orozco / Julián Carrillo: Concierto para Piano en Tercios de Tono; Horizontes.

Airs at: Tue, 01/12/2021 at 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Muralista mexicano en la serie Voz Viva de México de la U.N.A.M., y el Concierto para Piano en Tercios de Tono y Horizontes. Read more

Old and New on Film at 11 For 22 January 2021

Airs at: Fri, 01/22/2021 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week an eclectic mix as Jeff Godsil talks about Lost in Translation, Matthew of Gremlin Time on xxx, Britta Gordon on XXX, and finally the new BFI Film Classics on Max Ophuls's 1948 Letter From an Unknown Woman. Read more