10 PM (Sunday): Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson
2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins
6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian
7 AM: Rock Therapy: Rob Silber (fill-in for Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson)
9 AM: My Other Music: Joseph Celli
10:30 AM: Soundprint:Asia: Joseph Celli
12 Noon: Band Together Radio: Andy Kadison & Jerry Vigorito
1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone
4 PM: Pete Stewart
6:55 PM: WPKN Local News: for Connecticut and Long Island
7 PM: WPKN Evening News Report: National and International News
7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting
8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris
- Leroy Westerling, Co-Director of the Sierra Nevada Research Institute at the University of California discuss the important issues raised in his recent article, “This Year’s Wildfires are Bad. Climate Change will Make Future Ones Worse.”
- Writer Michael Corcoran talks about his recent FAIR.org article, “Media ‘Extremes’ on Healthcare: Universal Coverage or Taking Healthcare from Millions,” which takes a critical look at how corporate media has ignored single-payer, universal health systems as a possible solution to the United States healthcare crises.
- Julianne Tveten, who writes about the intersection of the technology industry and socioeconomic topics, discusses the important issues explored in her recent In These Times article titled, “How the ‘Fake News’ Scare is Marginalizing the Left,” which focuses attention on how unaccountable tech companies are defining the parameters of acceptable discourse.
- Po Murray, Chairwoman of the Newtown Action Alliance talks about her group’s response to the tragic mass shooting in Las Vegas. An open letter she co-signed to “All Elected Leaders in America,” and the Alliance participation in the Fifth Annual National Vigil for All Victims of Gun Violence in Washington, D.C., December 6-17, 2017.
10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon
Richard Wilbur passed away on October 14, 2017. We remember him with a re-broadcast of our 2009 conversation with him at his home in Cummington, MA. Author Christian McEwen and I spoke with Wilbur about his life, poetry and translations and he read some of his poems to us. We also air a clip from a 2007 interview with Jeanne Braham, author of The Light Within the Light: Portraits of Donald Hall, Richard Wilbur, Maxine Kumin, and Stanley Kunitz. Programs are archived at www.writersvoice.net.
11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham
2 AM (Tuesday): The Techno Takeover: Tyler Wenning