By Ray Terlaga|2021-02-22T13:52:54-05:00February 22nd, 2021|Blog, Weekly Guests|Comments Off on Music, Culture, Arts and Entertainment 2-22-2021
Digging in the Dirt with Kevin Gallagher
Kevin’s guest will be the great Latin jazz big band leader Bobby Sanabria. The professor will be on WPKN to talk with Kevin about the career and legacy of the late great Chick Corea.
Monday, February 22 at 4:00 PM.
Writer’s Voice with Francesca Rheannon
We talk with Heather McGhee about her important new book, “The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone And How We Can Prosper Together.” It’s about how the politics of racial division keep working-class people of all races from having what they deserve.
But first, we talk with Michelle Commander of the Schomburg Center about the anthology she’s co-edited: “UNSUNG: Unheralded Narratives of American Slavery & Abolition.”
8:15 PM — Angelo Carusone of Media Matters talking about Rush Limbaugh’s legacy and the ad boycotts that dogged him
8:40 PM — singer-songwriter Allysen Callery on her new EP
9:00 PM — British singer-songwriter Jade Bird
9:30 PM — political composer/jazzer Joseph Herbst
10:00 PM — electronica artist Lael Neale
Enjoy a conversation with artist Felandus Thames and curator David Borawski about the exhibit The Things That Haunt Me Still up now at Real Art Ways in Hartford. The show, which runs until May 30, 2021, features Thames’ assemblages that utilize found objects and non-traditional materials like hair beads and barrettes, to explore gender and race. Often asking more questions than offering answers, Thames’ playful use of materials and text utilizes humor as an entry point to exploring social and cultural issues.
Privacy & Cookies Policy
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.
Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website.