KUNM

Voices Of Counterculture In The Southwest

May 2017 Sundays at 11a.
  • Hosted by Jack Loeffler

A penetrating insight into the counterculture movement as revealed in voices of many participants, and extending from the genesis of the West Coast Beat Scene of 1955 through the present in the North American Southwest. Hosted and produced by Jack Loeffler.

Of Indians And Environmentalism / A Unifying Vision

May 22, 2017

  May 28

New Mexico Communes II / Vietnam War And Chicano Activism

May 15, 2017

  May 21

New Mexico Communes II further examines the nature of New Mexico Communes and spiritual communities including the Hog Farm, the Yogi Bhajan ashram, and the Lama Foundation.  This features the voices of Reno Myerson, Wavy Gravy, Lisa Law, Gurufateh Kaul Khalsa, Siri Atma Singh Khalsa, Asha Greer, and Siddiq von Briesen. 

Psychedelic Revolution / New Mexico Communes I

May 8, 2017

May 14

Psychedelic Revolution  features the voices of Sylvia Rodriguez, Peter Coyote, Yvonne Bond, Lisa Law, Reno Myerson, John Brandi, and John Nichols and delves into the profound impact that psychedelics had on many counterculturalists, and how many were thus inspired to migrate from the cities to the high country of northern New Mexico.

 May 7 

 Genesis: Featuring the voices of Philip Whalen, Allen Ginsberg, Gary Snyder and Peter Coyote addresses the historic poetry reading held in the 6 Gallery in San Francisco in October 1955 that ushered in the West Coast Literary Renaissance and West Coast Beat Scene. Many concur that this marked the beginning of the modern counterculture movement on the West Coast.