Half-time Guest: Cristianne Wendler Talking about the upcoming Kidlinks World Africa Alive benefit for AIDS orphans, 2-8 pm, 8/2, Capital Brewery, Middleton, with music by Tony Brown & the 608 Riddim Section, African dancing & drumming, spoken word poetry, auctions, face painting, stilt walkers, crafts, food, brewery tours.
Tuesday, July 29, 2008
Tuesday, July 15, 2008
First Guest: Bill Fletcher and Fernando Gapasin Authors of Solidarity Divided: The Crisis in Organized Labor and a New Path toward Social Justice (Non Fiction). A University of California Press book.
Second Guest: Diane Harriford Author, with Becky Thompson, of When the Center Is on Fire: Passionate Social Theory for Our Times (Non Fiction). A University of Texas Press book.
Musical Breaks: Chicago Dawn and New York Times from The Best of Bobbi Humphrey a Blue Note recording.
Tuesday, July 01, 2008
First Guest: Susan Quinn Author of Furious Improvisation: How the WPA and a Cast of Thousands Made High Art out of Desperate Times (Non Fiction). A Walker & Company book.
Second Guest: Douglas A Blackmon Author of Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II (Non Fiction). A Doublday book.
Musical Breaks: You Know How To Love Me by Phyllis Hyman and Bicentennial Nigger by Richard Pryor.