Women

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

02 TRIPP-P 2August2019

Airs at: Sat, 08/24/2019 at 12:15pm - Tue, 08/31/2021 at 11:45pm
Produced for TRIPP-P
Tune in with hosts Cory Elia & Lesley McLam as they discuss the recent Enbridge pipeline explosion, pipeline protests, and a Congressional pot bill. Read more

Grace Paley's Life and Work

Airs at: Mon, 08/26/2019 at 10:00pm - 11:00pm
Produced for Poetry and Everything
We celebrate the life and work of Grace Paley (1922-2007); Grace died in late August one dozen years ago. I'll read some of her last poems + part of a particularly notable short essay; Ken Jones will read the full text of one of her extraordinary early stories.     Read more

Incarceration and Motherhood: An Interview with Dawn Swan

Airs at: Mon, 08/26/2019 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Host Isabelle Sinclair interviews Dawn Swan about incarceration and motherhood. Read more

The Women's Movement in Iran

Airs at: Mon, 08/12/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bill Resnick interviews Catherine Sameh, a former member of the Old Mole collective who now teaches sexuality, gender studies and history at the University of California, Irvine and writes about and supports the struggles of Iranian women. In this second part of a two part ... Read more

The Old Mole Variety Hour for August 12, 2019

Airs at: Mon, 08/12/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
There is no audio for the whole show this time due to various technical difficulties. However it contained the following segments, which you can hear by clicking on the links below: 1. Joe Clement talks with local fascism scholar and journalist, Shane Burley about right-wi... Read more

Periods Part 2: Monster Periods!

Airs at: Thu, 08/15/2019 at 2:00pm - 2:30pm
For some, their monthly period is a time of empowerment and celebration. For others, its a minor annoyance. But for some folks, it is a major pain in the...uterus. Heavy bleeding and/or bad cramps can really mess with your life. On this episode, Miriam the Midwife discusses... Read more

Shout Your Abortion

Airs at: Mon, 08/05/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Jan Haaken talks with Amelia Bonow, Founding Director of Shout Your Abortion, a movement dedicated to broadening the discourse surrounding abortion through art, media, and real life events all over the country. They’ll be talking about why #ShoutYourAbortion gathered such m... Read more

The Real Iran Today

Airs at: Mon, 08/05/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bill Resnick talks with Catherine Sameh about what life and politics are like in Iran. Catherine teaches at the University of California at Irvine and writes on Iranian women in the struggle for a democratic Iran.     Read more

The Real Iran Today

Airs at: Mon, 08/05/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bill Resnick talks with Catherine Sameh about what life and politics are like in Iran. Catherine teaches at the University of California at Irvine and writes on Iranian women in the struggle for a democratic Iran.     Read more