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The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, August 12, 2015

2nd Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): Monsoon Radio: Daniel Bass

2 AM: Dan Correll

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Ebong Udoma)

9 AM: Mirror Ya Vibes: I Messiah

12 Noon: The Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Sometimes Classical: Richard Epstein

4 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: Tidings from Hazel Kahan

This month on Tidings from Hazel Kahan, Jenny Nordberg, talks about her just published book and most fascinating book The Underground Girls of Kabul: in search of a hidden resistance in Afghanistan. The book tells her discovery of bacha posh, a secret, hidden practice in which parents disguise young daughters as boys, usually until puberty in a subversive attempt to counteract the oppression faced by girls and women in Afghan society. Tidings is archived at hazelkahan.com.

8 PM: Jeff Wignall

11 PM: Lounge Sounds: Eddie G.

2 AM (Thursday): Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, August 11, 2015

2nd Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

2 AM: Tyler Wenning

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo

9 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

11:55 AM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

12 Noon: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian (fill-in for First Voices Indigenous Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse)

1:00 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: The Quest: Terry Hopper

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: This Way Out: The International LGBT Radio Magazine

8 PM: Jim Motavalli

11 PM: Monsoon Radio: Daniel Bass

2 AM (Wednesday): Dan Correll

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, August 10, 2015

2nd Monday

12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for Bensonian Radio: Michael Benson)

9 AM: Dave Hogan

12 Noon: Special Community Programming: Cultural Alliance of Fairfield County

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino (fill-in for Pete Stewart)

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

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10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

We spend most of the hour with Paul Ham talking about his new book, HIROSHIMA NAGASAKI: The Real Story of the Atomic Bombings and Their Aftermath. We also listen back to an excerpt from last year s interview with Naomi Klein about her book, THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING: Capitalism vs The Climate. It’s just out in paperback from Simon and Schuster.

11 PM: Real Music, Real Talk: Michael Dunham

2 AM (Tuesday): Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, August 9, 2015

2nd Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): Mikki’s Room

2 AM: The A List: Vinny

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Solidarity: Garnett Ankle

9 AM: What’s Your Point?: Garnett Ankle

10 AM: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Morning Maniac Music: David Golden)

1 PM: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Sunday Brunch Concert)

2 PM: Sunday Mix: Edwin or Luis

5 PM: Between The Lines – the week’s under-reported news stories and analysis. Produced by Scott Harris

5:30 PM: Sunday Mix: Luis Luna(fill-in for Amazon Radio: Pam Smith)

7 PM: Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan

10 PM: David Schwartz

12 AM (Monday): Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM (Monday): The A List: Sam Hopkins

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, August 8, 2015

2nd Saturday

10 PM (Friday): Bob Chamenko (fill-in for Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day)

2 AM: Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

6 AM: It’s A Hit!: Rob Reeves

9 AM: Community Discussions: Marti Fischer & Bill McLean

11 AM: Barricada: John Lugo

1 PM: Annette Szczesiul (fill-in for Second Saturday Magazine: Bob Johnson)

4 PM: Elijah Malone (fill-in for Icon In The Domain)

7 PM: FM Mutations: Allyson McCabe (fill-in for Leaving The 20th Century With No Regrets: Scott Shapleigh)

10 PM: Mikki’s Room

2 AM (Sunday): The A List: Vinny

The Broadcast Schedule for Friday, August 7, 2015

1st Friday

11 PM (Thursday): Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM: Friday Morning Live: Elijah Malone

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Del ‘In Transition’ (fill-in for Doug Echols)

9 AM: Zanj Radio: Maud Joseph

12 Noon: State of the Arts: Richard Pheneger & Peggy Nelson

1 PM: PURE w/howard thompson

4 PM: Connections: Eric Cocks

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: Free Speech Radio News:

7:30 PM: Economic Update with Dr. Richard Wolff

System Badly Broken – Updates on Sawant victory, fines for defective products, slowing wages, Puerto Rico as the U.S. Greece, economics of refugee tragedies, and crooked banks’ fall guys. Response to listener questions on worker self-management.

8 PM: Ray Terlaga: music, Skies of Bridgeport

10 PM: Bob Chamenko (fill-in for Esoterica Et Cetera: Jeff Day)

2 AM (Saturday): Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

The Broadcast Schedule for Thursday, August 6, 2015

1st Thursday

11 PM (Wednesday): DJ Mondavi

2 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Cliff Furnald

10 AM: A Miniature World: Binnie Klein

11 AM: Binnie Klein speaks with author Maggie Mitchell, whose debut novel, Pretty Is enjoyed a very positive review in The New York Times, and is being described as a daring psychological thriller.

12 Noon: The Organic Farm Stand: Guy Beardsley and friends

1 PM: All Mixed Up: Peter Bochan

4 PM: John Motavalli

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: Between The Lines

8 PM: In The Evening: Bob Shapiro

11 PM: Mark Muller’s New Music Network

2 AM (Friday): Friday Morning Live: Elijah Malone

The Broadcast Schedule for Wednesday, August 5, 2015

1st Wednesday

11 PM (Tuesday): For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

2 AM: Tyler Wenning

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli (fill-in for Ebong Udoma)

9 AM: The Carl J. Frano Show: Carl J. Frano

12 Noon: The Emotion Roadmap: Chuck Wolfe

1 PM: Music, Sacred, and Profane: Nick Jacobs

4:30 PM: Mike Horyczun

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: North Fork Works: Hazel Kahan

Unlike all the other interviews featured on North Fork Works, this month’s guest does not live or work on the North Fork. Author Christopher Bollen, mid-west native and Manhattan resident, has spent two years in and around Orient researching and writing his engrossing thriller Orient, a dark and tangled version of the hamlet’s beautiful and proud self. He talks about why and how he came to write this book and what he now knows about the power of strangers, greed, local politics, the seasons and the weather, to define the character of a community. North Fork Works programs are archived.

8 PM: Liz Becker

11 PM: DJ Mondavi

2 AM (Thursday): Soundprint: Asia: Joseph Celli

The Broadcast Schedule for Tuesday, August 4, 2015

1st Tuesday

11 PM (Monday): Surf Party Apocalypse: Victoria Nachman (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM: Tyler Wenning

6 AM: Democracy Now! Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez

7 AM: Radio Base Camp: Steve di Costanzo

9 AM: Radio Nothing: Rod Richardson

11:55 AM: The WPKN White Rose Political Calendar

12 Noon: First Voices Indigenous Radio: Tiokasin Ghosthorse

1:00 PM: Jazz And Standards: Malcolm C. Dankner

4 PM: Radio Something: Valerie Richardson

  • 4:15 PM: An interview with Paul Bass and Lucy Gellman. Paul is a longtime proponent of community media and is currently the editor-in-chief of the online New Haven Independent. A new venture for Paul and others is community radio station WNHH, a low-powered FM station that will be based in New Haven with Lucy Gellman as the General Manager.
  • 6:00 PM: Shelli Stevens of New Haven’s Artspace along with students from their 15th Annual Summer Apprenticeship Program. This summer’s project addresses issues of race and incarceration.

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: This Way Out :The International LGBT Radio Magazine

8 PM: Oscar Gonzalez Barreto (fill-in for First Tuesday Rainy Day Radio: Richard Hill)

11 PM: For Rock Snobs Only: Paul Bercovici

2 AM (Wednesday): Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Monday, August 3, 2015

1st Monday

12 AM: Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM: The A List: Sam Hopkins

6 AM: Alternative Radio: David Barsamian

7 AM: Mark Mushin

9 AM: Johnny Be Good: John Corvino

12 Noon: Report To The Listeners: General Manager Steve di Costanzo

1 PM: The Jazz Sound: Rick Petrone

4 PM: Kevin Gallagher

6:55 PM: WPKN Local News

7 PM: WPKN Evening News

7:30 PM: CounterSpin: weekly news magazine from Fairness And Accuracy In Reporting

8 PM: Counterpoint: Scott Harris

Featured Guests:

  1. Daphne Wysham, director of the Climate and Energy Program at the Center for Sustainable Economy discusses the ongoing campaign to stop oil drilling in the Arctic and the recent civil disobedience actions organized to block Shell’s icebreaker MSV Fennica from moving out of Portland, Oregon’s harbor
  2. Marking the 50th anniversary of the Medicare program, Vijay Das, Healthcare Policy Advocate with Public Citizens Congress Watch, talks about the current effort to expand Medicare to a new program that covers the health care needs of all U.S. Citizens — in essence to initiate a single payer health care system very similar to health insurance programs that operate in virtually all other industrialized nations around the world.
  3. Jaydee Hanson, Policy Director with the International Center for Technology Assessment discusses his group’s joint lawsuit, with the Center for Food Safety, challenging the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s conditional approval of the antimichobial “nanosilva” pesticide product — and the health and safety concerns surrounding nanotechnology.
  4. Scot X. Esdaile, Connecticut NAACP President talks about his group and other’s call for an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of Gugsa Abraham “Abe” Dabela, a young black attorney who died under suspicious circumstances on a rural road in Redding, CT on April 5, 2014.

10 PM: Writer’s Voice: Francesca Rheannon

Artists, development wars… and murder Christopher Bollen talks about his mystery novel Orient. It’s about what happens when conflicts over development, newcomers and weekenders erupt in a community on the far eastern end of Long Island and several bodies turn up. Then we re-play our 2014 interview with novelist Tana French about her murder mystery, The Secret Place. It’s just been issued in paperback by Penguin.

11 PM: Surf Party Apocalypse: Victoria Nachman (fill-in for Sonic Spectrum: Chris Ferrio)

2 AM (Tuesday): Tyler Wenning

The Broadcast Schedule for Sunday, August 2, 2015

1st Sunday

10 PM (Saturday): The Chris and Madeline Show: Madeline Horrigan & Christopher Cadra (fill-in for Mikki’s Room)

2 AM: Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl

5 AM: Haitian Program: Pierre Merisier or Maud Joseph

7 AM: Integrative Wellness: Maud Joseph and Dr. Z.

10 AM: TBA (fill-in for Morning Maniac Music: David Golden)

1 PM: TBA (fill-in for Sunday Brunch Concert)

2 PM: Sunday Mix: Edwin or Luis

5 PM: Between The Lines – the week’s under-reported news stories and analysis. Produced by Scott Harris

5:30 PM: Dave Hogan (fill-in for Amazon Radio: Pam Smith)

7 PM: Mark Mushin (fill-in for Antique Blues: Bill and Joan Nolan)

10 PM: David Schwartz

12 AM (Monday): Paralelo Zero-Radio Brazil: K C Vaz

2 AM (Monday): The A List: Sam Hopkins

The Broadcast Schedule for Saturday, August 1, 2015

1st Saturday

During the Gathering of the Vibes music festival, WPKN will carry “Radio Vibes” via 89.5 FM. Our internet stream will carry WPKN’s regular broadcast schedule.

10 PM (Friday): Bob Chamenko

2 AM: Off-Beat!: Rich Kaminsky

6 AM: The Carousel: Dave Z.

9 AM: The Car Bob Show: Bob Costanzo, Doug Echols and the Car Bob Crew

11 AM: Barricada: John Lugo

1 PM: Dave Hogan (fill-in for Annette Szczesiul)

4 PM: Dan Correll

7 PM: Songtrails: Caroline Doctorow with folk and roots based music.

Caroline’s father, world-renowned author E.L.Doctorow, passed away Tuesday, July 21. In 2013, Caroline talked with her father on Songtrails about music in the family and his memories of the folk icons of the ’60s. We re-broadcast the interview this week. Featured is the music of Pete Seeger, Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Paul Robeson, Richard and Mimi Farina and others. Songtrails airs on the first Saturday each month.

8 PM: Dan Correll (fill-in for Soca Showcase: Icon)

10 PM: The Chris and Madeline Show: Madeline Horrigan & Christopher Cadra (fill-in for Mikki’s Room)

2 AM (Sunday): Shut Up & Listen: Mystery Girl