articles tagged "radio"

“Broadcast” the Musical

Monday, 3 March 2014 | buzz
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A musical about the dawn of your favorite media, radio. The director and some of the cast of InterMission Theater’s production of “Broadcast” joins the Monday Buzz with a live musical number about telegraph operators reporting on the sinking of the Titanic. more »

Syrian Unrest Stirs Deep Emotions

Sunday, 8 September 2013 | Salamat
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This week your host Sabi Atteyih celebrates Syrian poet Nizar Qabbani’s theme of love for country and reports on Syrian issues, UN Security Council actions, international law violations, and the Americans For Democracy in Egypt demonstrations in Michigan. Also, news from Tunisia, Turkey, Lebanon, and the Syrian village of Ma’loula. With music from Iraqi American oud musician Rahim AlHaj.     Photo by Kunal Palkar more »

Citizen-Powered Radio

Tuesday, 25 June 2013 | A Public Affair

For the first time in a decade, the FCC is opening up 1,000 new licenses for low-power radio stations. Will there be one in your community? more »

History of Radio in the United States

Wednesday, 27 February 2013 | A Public Affair
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On Wednesday February 27th, host Karma Chavez interviewed University of Wisconsin professor Michele Hilmes about the history of radio in the US and the UK. She is a historian of broadcasting and Professor of Media and Cultural Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. For more than 20 years she has taught classes in the history of broadcasting and in various aspects of broadcast texts, industry, and representation.Hilmes is author of the book, “Radio Voices: American Broadcasting, 1922-1952.” more »

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