Arts and Culture

KBOOs 51st Birthday Party and Birthday Cake Potluck

Join us on Sunday June 2nd from 2-4pm at KBOO Community Radio 20 SE 8th Avenue for our 51st Birthday Party! It's a BIRTHDAY CAKE POTLUCK, so bring the cake you want to eat in this world, and come celebrate with music, fun, station tours, casual converstation, and Birthday ... Read more

Baby It's Cold Inside: Rosemary's Baby, a detailed look, Thursday the 13th (gasp!), 2020

Airs at: Thu, 08/13/2020 at 12:00am
Produced for Film at 11
  About 28 years ago, the British Film Institute decided to create companion monographs to the then 360 films the institution had chosen for permanent restoration and exhibition on a rotating basis. The first volume was The Wizard of Oz, written by Salman Rushdie. Now, 306... Read more

The Lady Eve starring Barbara Stanwyck and Ray Milland

Airs at: Mon, 08/17/2020 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Produced for The Monday Sampler
We're back with another presentation on Shut In Theater. This week Barbara Stanwyck and Ray Milland star in a radio adaptation of the Preston Sturges' 1941 comedy "The Lady Eve". A father daughter team of card sharks plan to take advantage of the socially ackward heir to a ... Read more

Stan Mack's Real-Life Funnies

Airs at: Thu, 08/13/2020 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  Stan Mack is one of the original comics journalists.  In the 1970's he left a steady job as Art Director of the New York Times Sunday Magazine to blaze a trail in the world of alternative comics.  His documentary-style strip Stan Mack's Real-Life Funnies chronicled the d... Read more

Dawson Carr of the Portland Art Museum on Volcano!

Airs at: Tue, 08/11/2020 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
On Art Focus on Tuesday August 11, 2020, Joseph Gallivan interviews Dawson Carr of the Portland Art Museum about Volcano! the exhibit about the eruption of Mt. St Helens 40 years ago. Carr talks about the Romantic 19th century view of the volcano, then how the big blast of ... Read more

"Reunion," Emily Kendal Frey

Airs at: Mon, 08/24/2020 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for The Occasion
The theme for August is "Reunion," and the featured guest is Emily Kendal Frey. She is the author of several chapbooks and chapbook collaborations, including THE GRIEF PERFORMANCE and SORROW ARROW (which won the Oregon Book Award). She is a practicing psychotherapist and li... Read more

Shelley B Shelley, Portland to Africa

Airs at: Tue, 08/11/2020 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae talks with Portland theatre artists Shelley B Shelley who has worked on Portland stages in the late 1990's. We'll talk about her thoughts on the evolution of local theatre and recent moves by Portland theaters toward creating anti-racism policies. We'll also find ou... Read more

Mid-August Movies at Film at 11, Friday 14 August, 2020

Airs at: Fri, 08/14/2020 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
This week we turn our 2020 vision on: Kelly Richardt's first feature film, River of Grass, from Britta (a revision from a technical error from last week), Jeff on The Kid Stays in the Picture, DKH on the new BFI book about Rosemary's Baby, and KBOO's own Matthew with a surp... Read more

August Angst: Film at 11, Friday August 7th!

Airs at: Fri, 08/07/2020 at 10:30am - 11:00am
Produced for Film at 11
More home body movies with Britta  discussing Kelly Richardt's film River of Grass, Jeff on Moonstruck, Matthew on the original The Lady Killers, and new director autobiogaphies, and more!     Read more

War Pig's Arcade with Poxy Lynard

Airs at: Thu, 08/06/2020 at 12:00am - 3:00am
Produced for War Pig's Arcade
THIS WEEK in the ARCADE, Poxy and War Pig are discussing THE TOWN THAT DREADED SUNDOWN and TOUCH OF EVIL. Ragan hosts a series of disasterous call-ins, and Matt C will be spinning all sorts of great records. Read more