Lee Merrill

Program Assistant
New Dimensions
1:23 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

The Heart With Rumi and Coleman Barks (repeat)

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Sat. 11/9 6a: In this far ranging conversation, Barks takes us on a journey with stories of Rumi: Rumi talking to the ducks, his meeting with Shams, his fleeing Afghanistan with his father and 90 camels loaded with books, and more.

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Native America Calling
3:35 pm
Mon October 8, 2012

Bringing Balance Back: Life After Rape

Tue. 10/9 11a: Has sexual violence always existed in our Native communities? Are sex crimes just more acute in Indian Country making them more visible?

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Afropop Worldwide
2:24 pm
Thu September 27, 2012

Hip Deep Angola 2: Kuduro and Beyond

Fri. 9/28 10p: Join producer Ned Sublette on the streets of Angola’s big, smoggy, oil-booming capital city of Luanda. 

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Bioneers
8:30 am
Wed November 2, 2011

An Oil Spill Runs Through It

Wed. 1/11 8:30a: Some say the modern environmental movement was born in an oil spill in April 1970. Enraged by the first television images of the massive crude oil spill off the pristine Santa Barbara coast, 20 million Americans took to the streets chanting with one voice: Protect Mother Earth.

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Native America Calling
4:06 pm
Mon October 31, 2011

Book of the Month: American Indian Ghost Stories of the West

Mon. 10/31 at 11am: This is the first book of Ghost encounters of American Indians written by an American Indian. These are not second hand accounts. They are personal experiences told to the author by present day individuals who have witnessed spirits, and horrific hauntings throughout the southwest states of Arizona, California, Colorado and New Mexico. 

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State of the Re:Union
3:26 pm
Thu October 6, 2011

The Bronx - Still Rising from the Ashes

Sun. 10/9 at 11am: The Bronx has long been a symbol of America's failings. It's still the poorest urban congressional district in the nation, and for many who live in New York's other boroughs, the Bronx is usually a place to avoid. 

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Ear to the Ground
9:26 am
Sat September 24, 2011

Felix y Los Gatos

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Sat. 10/01 at 7pm: With Globalquerque behind us, SocorroFest just a week away and 'Burque filling with balloonists we've decided to bring out one of the hottest shows of the year: Felix y los Gatos, the Globalquerque performance from the Fountain Courtyard Stage at NHCC. 

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Music
1:01 pm
Wed August 24, 2011

Featuring Frank Marocco

Frank Marocco

Thurs. 9/1 at noon: Today we will be featuring the music of master jazz accordion maestro Frank Marocco, and talk with him Live via telephone from his home in Los Angeles.

Host Mark Weber

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KUNM Local
4:33 pm
Tue April 5, 2011

Historias: Jimmy Lujan and Joey Goss

Albuquerque, NM – Jimmy Lujan speaks with his friend Joey Goss. The conversation was recorded last June at a StoryCorps Historias mobile booth in Albuquerque. Editing by Lee Merrill and Candace Miller-Murphy.

The StoryCorps Historias Albuquerque project was made possible with support from the New Mexico Humanities Council and the National Hispanic Cultural Center.

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KUNM Local
5:09 pm
Tue March 22, 2011

StoryCorps: Mary Lou and Cristino Griego

Albuquerque, NM – Mary Lou Griego and her husband Cristino Griego, both retired educators, talk about their activism with the Chicano movement at Highlands University in the late 1960's, and remember how they met.

SASO/CASO was instrumental in giving Chicano students a voice in student government. The griegos remain committed to activism, and have been together for forty years. Editing by Lee Merrill and Candace Miller-Murphy.

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