HPR-2 Program Listings

Weekdays 
12:00am BBC World Service
6:00am Performance Today  
Live concerts by famous artists in concert halls around the globe and from the American Public Media studios as well as interviews, news and features. Daily program information is available in the HPR-1 program listings.
8:00am The Conversation  with Beth-Ann Kozlovich and Chris VandercookFor, by, and about the people of Hawaii, the co-hosts will be talking to all sorts of people about all sorts of things, from the state’s budget crisis to huli-huli chicken, with island-to-island interviews and features on science, arts and culture, agriculture, politics, tourism, and of course everyday life.
9:00am Monday-Thursday The Takeaway  The Takeaway is the national morning news program that delivers the news and analysis you need to catch up, start your day, and prepare for what's ahead. Host John Hockenberry, along with the The New York Times and WGBH Boston, invites listeners every morning to learn more and be part of the American conversation on-air and online here at thetakeaway.org.  The Takeaway is a unique partnership of global news leaders. It is a co-production of PRI (Public Radio International) and WNYC Radio in collaboration with The New York Times and WGBH Boston.
9:00am Friday Science Friday Journalist Ira Flatow is joined by listeners and studio guests to explore science-related topics - from subatomic particles and the human genome to the Internet and earthquakes. Flatow offers in-depth discussion with scientists and others from all walks of life, giving listeners the chance to hear from the people whose work influences their daily lives. 
10:00am Monday-Thursday  BBC World Service
11:00am The World
12:00pm All Things Considered
2:00pm
BBC World Service
3:00pm Fresh Air  Terry Gross hosts this multi-award-winning daily interview and features program. The veteran public radio interviewer is known for her extraordinary ability to engage guests of all dispositions. Every weekday she delights intelligent and curious listeners with revelations on contemporary societal concerns.
4:00pm-6:00pm (see below for daily programming)
6:00pm Marketplace  
Award-winning Marketplace is public radio's daily magazine on business and economics news "for the rest of us."
6:30pm-midnight (see below for daily programming)

1 MONDAY
4:00pm Living On Earth
with Steve Curwood.  Around the world, soundscapes of the natural world are disappearing. A new sound sculpture at Cornell captures these evocative but threatened habitats. Also, Ebola is one of the most deadly and frightening diseases humans have encountered, killing up to 90% of those infected, and it's out of control in West Africa.
5:00pm The Body Show with Dr. Kathleen Kozak (pre-recorded this week)  Did you know that 1 in 7 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime? In fact, it’s the second leading cause of cancer death in men. We’ll talk with Steve Davidson and members of the prostate cancer coalition about the latest information spotlighting National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.
6:30pm
Humankind with David Freudberg.  Renewable energy (including low-carbon sources like solar and wind) is rapidly shifting to a higher profile sector of the way Americans derive electricity to power homes and workplaces.
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

2 TUESDAY
4:00pm Travel
with Rick Steves.  The Himalayas are high on our list this week. Lisa Napoli tells us about her stint, helping to start a radio station in the formerly-isolated former-kingdom of Bhutan. Photographer Phil Borges describes how much things have changed on a recent return to rural Tibet, and what's threatening its indigenous people. And author Pico Iyer explains the appeal of spending time in some of the world's least likely places for tourism.
5:00pm
Selected Shorts  About Time  “The History of Everything, Including You” by Jenny Hollowell, performed by Kyra Sedgwick; “Voodoo Child (Slight Return)” by Paul Broks, performed by Jane Curtin; “Getting Closer” by Steven Millhauser, performed by Isaiah Sheffer. Guest host: Jane Curtin.
6:30pm New Letters on the Air  Richard Peck (A Year Down Yonder), Brian Selznick (The Invention of Hugo Cabret), Sarah Weeks (Pie), and Avi (Crispen: The Cross of Lead) discuss the Authors Readers Theatre (ART), their traveling company that has been performing children's books on stage for the past four years with Steve Kraske, the host of Kansas City's public radio program, "Up to Date."
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

3 WEDNESDAY
4:00pm Tech Nation
with Dr. Moira Gunn.  Geoff Moore talks about what happens to a hot tech company that gets a lot of interest and excitement at first blush, but then never makes it to mainstream success. He joins us with the latest from “Crossing the Chasm – Marketing and Selling Disruptive Products to Mainstream Customers”. Then, on BioTech Nation, Anne Wojcicki, co-founder and CEO of 23andMe on the future of health with all our genomes together. The company has received a grant from the National Institutes of Health and is in a new partnership with Pfizer.
5:00pm Bytemarks Café 
with Burt Lum and Ryan Ozawa.  We’ll learn about how the non-profit Hawaii Society for Technology in Education helps integrate tech into education.
6:30pm CounterSpin
  Brian Jones on Tenure, Nikole Hannah-Jones on School Segregation.
7:00pm BBC World Service

8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

4 THURSDAY
4:00pm
Says You!  Taped in front of live audiences at various locations nationwide, 'Says You!' features six panelists divided into two teams of three that bluff, guess, and expound their way through this fast-paced program.  This week’s show was recorded December 29, 2012 in the Eleanor Welsh Casey Theater on the campus of Regis College in Weston, MA, with special guest Tom Kemp, and musical performers The Bill and Bo Winiker Jazz Ensemble.
5:00pm Town Square
 with Beth-Ann Kozlovich. 
6:30pm With Good Reason with Sarah McConnell  When America Took to the Air  In the years after World War I, stunt pilots in small airplanes would fly throughout the country, performing tricks and selling rides to locals—introducing Americans to flight for the first time. By the end of World War II, says Historian Houston Johnson (Virginia Military Institute), air travel and airports were commonplace, in large part because of the efforts of the Works Progress Administration. Plus: The BBC television fantasy series Dr. Who has been around for more than 50 years and has a large devoted fan base here in America and around the world. This month saw the debut of the 12th doctor who can travel through time and space. Jason Barr (Blue Ridge Community College) is coeditor of the new book The Language of Dr. Who.
7:00pm BBC World Service

8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

5 FRIDAY
4:00pm Inside Europe  
From Deutsche Welle Radio, this weekly program provides listeners with the latest developments in Europe as a network of staff and freelance correspondents look beyond the headlines to provide analysis, background and color to make the European story relevant for American listeners. 
5:00pm On the Media  with Bob Garfield and Brooke Gladstone.  The gruesome murders of American journalists by ISIS militants have raised serious questions about the way the media should cover these acts of terrorism. We ask if media blackouts help or hurt those in peril. Plus, a conversation with public radio legend Carl Kasell.
6:30pm Left, Right & Center  Matt Miller moderates from the Center. On the Left, Robert Scheer (Editor-in-Chief, TruthDig-dot-com).  Rich Lowry (National Review) is on the Right. Robin Wright (journalist, author, fellow at the U.S. Institute of Peace and the Woodrow Wilson International Center) is our fourth. NATO comes together into a core coalition and Ukraine and pro-Russian rebels agree on a cease-fire. "There is a sense that the international community is beginning to act together," Robin said. Bob criticizes our detective work saying "we spy on everybody, but we didn't know about ISIS." A judge rules that BP recklessly failed to heed warning signs of the Deepwater Horizon disaster. Robin lauds the ruling against BP and against former Virginia Robert McDonnell, saying we do have a sense of accountability in America. We remember Joan Rivers.
7:00pm BBC World Service

8:00pm The Real Deal with Seth Markow
10:00pm B-Sides and Beyond with Jon Alan

6 SATURDAY
12:00am Jazz After Hours
 with Jim Wilke
5:00am Weekend Edition  NPR's weekend morning newsmagazine covering hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor.
9:00am The Splendid Table with Lynne Rossetto Kasper.  We have a fresh take on home-packed lunches with Asian food authority Andrea Nguyen, author of “The Banh Mi Handbook,” we get a primer in cocktails from bartenders David and Lesley Solmonson, the folks behind “The 12 Bottle Bar,” and we talk to Kate Krader of Food & Wine Magazine about whether today’s big-flavored foods are wrecking the American palate. Listeners can call The Splendid Table at 800-537-5252 - anytime! We do call-backs.
10:00am Radiolab  Cities (repeat)  We take to the street to ask what makes cities tick. There's no scientific metric for measuring a city's personality, but step out on the sidewalk, and you can see and feel it.
11:00am Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me  
Callers, panelists, and guests compete by answering questions about the week's events, identifying impersonations, filling in the blanks at lightning speed, sniffing out fake news items, and deciphering limericks. This week's "Not My Job" guest is Loudon Wainwright III. Our panelists are Adam Felber, Faith Sallie, and Mike Birbiglia.
12:00pm All Things Considered  NPR's newsmagazine presenting breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special - sometimes quirky - features.
1:00pm This American Life  The Psychopath Test 
2:00pm The MOTH Radio Hour
  Mismatch, Marriage, and a Marathon  Jessica Lee Williamson follows love to a campsite and loses her sense of self. Horace HB Sanders gets married and divorced and then remarried. Peter Sagal runs The Boston Marathon as a guide for a visually impaired man.
3:00pm
Jazz Inspired with Judy Carmichael   Arranger/composer, accordionist Gil Goldstein
4:00pm Brazilian Experience with Sandy Tsukiyama  Music About Brazil, in observance of Brazilian Independence Day tomorrow
6:00pm Bridging the Gap with Nicholas Yee
8:00pm The Real Deal with Seth Markow
10:00pm Blues From the Basement with Jon Alan

7 SUNDAY
12:00am 
Blues From the Basement with Jon Alan
2:00am Blues before Sunrise with Steve Cushing
5:00am Weekend Edition  NPR's weekend morning newsmagazine covering hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor.
10:00am Krista Tippett On Being  Krista's guest is cellist Yo-Yo Ma. His newest album with the Silk Road Ensemble is, "A Playlist Without Borders." He's received over a dozen Grammy awards, as well as the National Medal of Arts, The Presidential Medal of Freedom; and the 2014 Fred Rogers Legacy Award.
11:00am New Dimensions
  Removing the Emotional Hooks of Conflict  Attorney Stewart Levine loved the legal profession because of the ideals it represented. But when he realized the practice of law rarely allowed him to consider human values along with property values, he took down his shingle and became an expert in resolving conflicts in a way that preserves relationships as well as legal rights. Program #3335.
12:00pm TED Radio Hour  Animals and Us  Our relationship with animals is complicated: we love and fear them; hunt, consume, and protect them. TED speakers explore what happens when humans and animals interact.
1:00pm Kanikapila Sunday with Derrick Malama
4:00pm Fascinatin' Rhythm with Michael Lasser  Irving Berlin’s Amazing Range  Rhythm ballads, sob songs, syncopated dance tunes, ragtime songs, double songs - there was nothing the protean Irving Berlin couldn’t write.
5:00pm Sinatra, the Man and the Music with Guy Steele
6:00pm A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor.  A rewind to March 2013 and a show from the Fitzgerald Theater. Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell sing "'Till I Gain Control Again," Heather Masse and Jed Wilson "Ring Them Bells," and Jearlyn and Jevetta Steele shake the Fitz with "Hold On, I'm Comin'." In Lake Wobegon, Pastor Liz and Clint Bunsen spend some time together while digging a grave for Liz Tollefson.
8:00pm American Routes with Nick Spitzer  Soul Sisters (repeat) We talk to three soul singers from the formative era of the mid 1950s through Motown of the late 60s, and an all-female New Orleans brass band. Justine "Baby" Washington talks about growing up in Harlem and her hits “The Times,” “Nobody Cares,” and “That's How Heartaches Are Made.” Maxine Brown started as teenager in NYC singing with gospel groups. By 1960 she penned the hit, "All in My Mind," and would later have hits with "Oh No Not My Baby" and a duet with Chuck Jackson on "Something You Got." Chris Clark is a rare white soul singer who recorded for Detroit's Motown Records. She became known as the "White Negress" in England where she toured with fellow Motown artists. The Original Pinettes Brass Band is a young, ten-member, all-women's New Orleans jazz band who have received major recognition in a field dominated by men.
10:00pm Full Nelson with Tim Vandeveer 
11:00pm Bluegrass Breakdown with Dave Higgs  Pat Flynn Live (Part 1)

8 MONDAY
4:00pm Living On Earth
with Steve Curwood. China says it will start a nationwide carbon trading program to limit the rise in its global warming emissions. Also, as critics say big dams can spell big trouble for the world's rivers and their fish, we take a raft trip down the newly dam-free Elwha River, where iconic salmon are returning after a century.
5:00pm The Body Show with Dr. Kathleen Kozak  (pre-recorded this week)
6:30pm Humankind with David Freudberg.  Given the often raucous reputation of Congress, it may seem unlikely that one of its members regularly partakes in the silent practice of meditation. But for years Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH) has sat in daily sessions of quiet contemplation.
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

9 TUESDAY
4:00pm Travel
with Rick Steves.  We'll hear how the busy shipping canal that separates the European side of Istanbul from Asia is a sentimental favorite among Turks. We'll learn why the Adriatic coast of Croatia, shows up at the top of so many "must see" lists.  And we'll get inspired to enjoy Impressionist art in and around Paris, where it originated in the 19th century.
5:00pm
Selected Shorts  Complicated Couples  “Do You Know Where I Am?” by Sherman Alexie, performed by Keir Dullea; “Game” by Donald Barthelme, performed by David Strathairn. Guest host: Wyatt Cenac.
6:30pm New Letters on the Air  Librarian and professional storyteller Janice N. Harrington draws from myriad experiences to create her poetry and children's stories. In this interview with New Letters magazine editor Robert Stewart, Harrington reflects on her time as a nurse's aide and reads from her second poetry collection “The Hands of Strangers: Poems From the Nursing Home.” She also shares poems, from her earlier award-winning book “Even the Hollow My Body Made Is Gone,” that reflect her childhood days in Alabama.
7:00pm BBC World Service

8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

10 WEDNESDAY
4:00pm Tech Nation
with Dr. Moira Gunn. 
5:00pm Bytemarks Café 
with Burt Lum and Ryan Ozawa. 
6:30pm CounterSpin
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

11 THURSDAY
4:00pm
Says You!  Taped in front of live audiences at various locations nationwide, 'Says You!' features six panelists divided into two teams of three that bluff, guess, and expound their way through this fast-paced program. This program was recorded August 24, 2014 at The Old Whaling Church in Edgartown MA, on the island of Martha's Vineyard, with special guest Flash Wiley, and musical performers Johnny Hoy and the Bluefish Trio.
5:00pm Town Square with Beth-Ann Kozlovich. 
6:30pm With Good Reason with Sarah McConnell  Brigham Young: American Moses?  Brigham Young was a rough-hewn transient from New York who was electrified by the Mormon faith. He married more than 50 women, and transformed a barren desert into his vision of the Kingdom of God. In his biography Brigham Young: Pioneer Prophet, John Turner (George Mason University) explores Young’s thirty-year battle with the U.S Government for the control of Utah and his role in the massacre of settlers who came out west. Also featured: Since 1950, the South has undergone the most dramatic political transformation of any region in the United States. Quentin Kidd (Christopher Newport University) argues the once solid Democratic-South is now overwhelmingly Republican, and African Americans are voting at levels comparable to those of whites.
7:00pm BBC World Service

8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

12 FRIDAY
4:00pm Inside Europe  
From Deutsche Welle Radio, this weekly program provides listeners with the latest developments in Europe as a network of staff and freelance correspondents look beyond the headlines to provide analysis, background and color to make the European story relevant for American listeners. 
5:00pm On the Media  with Bob Garfield and Brooke Gladstone.  Engaging conversation, insightful commentaries, illuminating reports, and listener calls explore how information, news gathering, and the variety of media available today affect our culture.
6:30pm Left, Right & Center  Provocative, up-to-the-minute, alive and witty, KCRW's weekly confrontation over politics, policy and popular culture proves those with impeccable credentials needn't lack personality. This weekly "love-hate relationship of the air" features the most insightful news analysts anywhere.
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm The Real Deal with Seth Markow
10:00pm B-Sides and Beyond with Jon Alan

13 SATURDAY
12:00am Jazz After Hours
 with Jim Wilke
5:00am Weekend Edition  NPR's weekend morning newsmagazine covering hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor.
9:00am The Splendid Table with Lynne Rossetto Kasper.  We’re looking at buttermilk with Diane St. Clair, author of “The Animal Farm Buttermilk Cookbook,” we talk to the duo behind “The Perennial Plate” about their latest travels in Italy, and we look at the changing face of sushi in the states with Trevor Corson, author of “The Story of Sushi.” Listeners can call The Splendid Table at 800-537-5252 - anytime! We do call-backs.
10:00am Radiolab 
11:00am Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me  Callers, panelists, and guests compete by answering questions about the week's events, identifying impersonations, filling in the blanks at lightning speed, sniffing out fake news items, and deciphering limericks.
12:00pm All Things Considered  NPR's newsmagazine presenting breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special - sometimes quirky - features.
1:00pm This American Life
2:00pm The MOTH Radio Hour
3:00pm Jazz Inspired with Judy Carmichael
4:00pm Brazilian Experience with Sandy Tsukiyama (repeat)  Interview with Carlos Barbosa Lima
6:00pm Bridging the Gap with Nicholas Yee
8:00pm The Real Deal with Seth Markow
10:00pm Blues From the Basement with Jon Alan

14 SUNDAY
12:00am 
Blues From the Basement with Jon Alan
2:00am Blues before Sunrise with Steve Cushing
5:00am Weekend Edition  NPR's weekend morning newsmagazine covering hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor.
10:00am Krista Tippett On Being
11:00am New Dimensions
Moving From Despair to Hope in Threshold Times, Part 1  We do not have to join the ranks of despair in these challenging times. We have a choice. As Paul Rogat Loeb says, “History is not ended, the future is not foreclosed, there are things we can do even if we can’t quite see the path.” He encourages us to find what has meaning for us and take a stand. We can influence the arc of time toward a positive future. Program #3511.
12:00pm TED Radio Hour  A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create. Based on riveting TEDTalks from the world's most remarkable minds.
1:00pm Kanikapila Sunday with Derrick Malama
4:00pm Fascinatin' Rhythm with Michael Lasser  Shimmy, Stomp, Slow Drag, and Strut  The new kind of dancing the 20th century gave us—hot, sexy, and deliciously low down. An hour of “demonstratin’.”
5:00pm Sinatra, the Man and the Music with Guy Steele
6:00pm A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor. 
8:00pm American Routes with Nick Spitzer  Get Rhythm: A Tribute to Johnny Cash (repeat) It's a two-hour tribute in song and story to the Man in Black.  We'll hear from his family, friends and associates on the contradictions--preacher, outlaw, loving family man, rockabilly rebel--that made the man.  Voices include Rosanne Cash; son John Carter Cash; sister Joanne Yates; bassist and original member of the Tennessee Two Marshall Grant; guitarist Johnny Western; producer Rick Rubin; long-time manager Lou Robin; writer and critic Michael Streissguth; and, of course, Johnny Cash.
10:00pm Full Nelson with Tim Vandeveer 
11:00pm Bluegrass Breakdown with Dave Higgs  Nines (Part 1)

15 MONDAY
4:00pm Living On Earth
with Steve Curwood. This award-winning environmental news program delves into the leading issues affecting the world we inhabit. As the population continues to rise and the management of the earth's resources becomes even more critical, "Living on Earth" examines the issues facing our increasingly interdependent world.
5:00pm The Body Show with Dr. Kathleen Kozak  (pre-recorded this week)
6:30pm Humankind with David Freudberg.  Two young activists in the movement of children with incarcerated parents tell what it is like to grow up when the only access to a parent is by going through the scary gates of a correctional institution.
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

16 TUESDAY
4:00pm Travel
with Rick Steves.  There are so many islands in Greece, it can be difficult to choose which one to visit first. We'll explore a few of your options for enjoying the climate and culture of Greece, with or without cruise ship crowds. We'll also compare how the media operate in Britain and Germany with what you get in the United States. And Rick savors European coffee culture, where a coffee break is a relaxing ritual in an atmospheric café.
5:00pm
Selected Shorts  Between Meals  “Where You’ll Find Me” by Ann Beattie, performed by Jane Kaczmarek; “The Year of Spaghetti” by Haruki Murakami, performed by Michael Imperioli; “Reading Aloud” by Marina Keegan performed by Rita Wolf. Guest host: Robert Sean Leonard.
6:30pm New Letters on the Air 
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

17 WEDNESDAY
4:00pm Tech Nation
with Dr. Moira Gunn. 
5:00pm Bytemarks Café 
with Burt Lum and Ryan Ozawa. 
6:30pm CounterSpin
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

18 THURSDAY
4:00pm
Says You!  Taped in front of live audiences at various locations nationwide, 'Says You!' features six panelists divided into two teams of three that bluff, guess, and expound their way through this fast-paced program.
5:00pm Town Square with Beth-Ann Kozlovich. 
6:30pm With Good Reason with Sarah McConnell. Listeners call With Good Reason "the best way to make a long drive fly by" and "a much-needed forum."   Each week scholars explore the worlds of literature, science, the arts, politics, history, and business through lively discussion in a kitchen-table chat format. From the controversies over slave reparations and global warming, to the unique worlds of comic books and wine-making, With Good Reason is always suprising, challenging and fun.
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

19 FRIDAY
4:00pm Inside Europe  
From Deutsche Welle Radio, this weekly program provides listeners with the latest developments in Europe as a network of staff and freelance correspondents look beyond the headlines to provide analysis, background and color to make the European story relevant for American listeners. 
5:00pm On the Media  with Bob Garfield and Brooke Gladstone.  Engaging conversation, insightful commentaries, illuminating reports, and listener calls explore how information, news gathering, and the variety of media available today affect our culture.
6:30pm Left, Right & Center  Provocative, up-to-the-minute, alive and witty, KCRW's weekly confrontation over politics, policy and popular culture proves those with impeccable credentials needn't lack personality. This weekly "love-hate relationship of the air" features the most insightful news analysts anywhere.
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm The Real Deal with Seth Markow
10:00pm B-Sides and Beyond with Jon Alan

20 SATURDAY
12:00am Jazz After Hours
 with Jim Wilke
5:00am Weekend Edition  NPR's weekend morning newsmagazine covering hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor.
9:00am The Splendid Table with Lynne Rossetto Kasper. We talk to chef Dan Barber about ethical eating. His book is “The Third Plate: Field Notes on the Future of Food.” We meet Von Diaz, a woman cooking her way through “Cocina Criolla,” the Puerto Rican Joy of Cooking, and Faith Durand, executive editor of The Kitchn, brings us the best in vegetable slow-cooker recipes. Listeners can call The Splendid Table at 800-537-5252 - anytime! We do call-backs.
10:00am Radiolab 
11:00am Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me  Callers, panelists, and guests compete by answering questions about the week's events, identifying impersonations, filling in the blanks at lightning speed, sniffing out fake news items, and deciphering limericks.
12:00pm All Things Considered  NPR's newsmagazine presenting breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special - sometimes quirky - features.
1:00pm This American Life
2:00pm The MOTH Radio Hour
3:00pm Jazz Inspired with Judy Carmichael
4:00pm Brazilian Experience with Sandy Tsukiyama (repeat)  Tribute to Milton Nascimento
6:00pm Bridging the Gap with Nicholas Yee
8:00pm The Real Deal with Seth Markow
10:00pm Blues From the Basement with Jon Alan

21 SUNDAY
12:00am 
Blues From the Basement with Jon Alan
2:00am Blues before Sunrise with Steve Cushing
5:00am Weekend Edition  NPR's weekend morning newsmagazine covering hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor.
10:00am Krista Tippett On Being
11:00am New Dimensions 
Moving From Despair to Hope in Threshold Times, Part 2  Sometimes our activity for positive change in the world makes a visible leap and other times the impact of our work takes a seemingly long time to show any results. As Paul Rogat Loeb points out, “You draw hope from the knowledge that whatever it is that you do, something unexpected is going to happen. And, it often happens at the periphery of your vision.” Program #3512.
12:00pm TED Radio Hour  A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create. Based on riveting TEDTalks from the world's most remarkable minds.
1:00pm Kanikapila Sunday with Derrick Malama
4:00pm Fascinatin' Rhythm with Michael Lasser  Come Follow the Band  Once marches got so popular in the late 19th century, it was only a matter of time before Tin Pan Alley began to set its love songs to march tempos.
5:00pm Sinatra, the Man and the Music with Guy Steele
6:00pm A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor. 
8:00pm American Routes with Nick Spitzer  Festivals Acadiens et Creoles and New Orleans Nightlife (repeat) Music from the festival stage and the clubs of South Louisiana. We visit some of our favorite nighttime musical haunts in New Orleans and spend time with guitar man Ernie Vincent and jazz historian Bruce Raeburn. Then, allons à Lafayette for the Festivals Acadiens et Créoles, south Louisiana's annual celebration of Cajun and Creole music, food and culture. We'll hear classic performances from the early days of the festival, talk with founder and scholar Barry Ancelet and sample some of the sights and sounds from the festival grounds.
10:00pm Full Nelson with Tim Vandeveer 
11:00pm Bluegrass Breakdown with Dave Higgs

22 MONDAY
4:00pm Living On Earth
with Steve Curwood. This award-winning environmental news program delves into the leading issues affecting the world we inhabit. As the population continues to rise and the management of the earth's resources becomes even more critical, "Living on Earth" examines the issues facing our increasingly interdependent world.
5:00pm The Body Show with Dr. Kathleen Kozak. 
6:30pm Humankind with David Freudberg.  The carbon footprint of tonight’s dinner is considered by mother-daughter authors Anna and Frances Lappe, and we examine the “Meatless Monday” movement, championed by Paul McCartney, for health and environmental benefits.
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

23 TUESDAY
4:00pm Travel
with Rick Steves. 
5:00pm Selected Shorts  Too Much Information  “Feathers” by Raymond Carver, performed by Robert Sean Leonard; “The School” by Donald Barthleme,  performed by Laura Esterman. Guest host: Robert Sean Leonard.
6:30pm New Letters on the Air 
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

24 WEDNESDAY
4:00pm Tech Nation
with Dr. Moira Gunn. 
5:00pm Bytemarks Café 
with Burt Lum and Ryan Ozawa. 
6:30pm CounterSpin
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

25 THURSDAY
4:00pm
Says You!  Taped in front of live audiences at various locations nationwide, 'Says You!' features six panelists divided into two teams of three that bluff, guess, and expound their way through this fast-paced program.
5:00pm Town Square with Beth-Ann Kozlovich. 
6:30pm With Good Reason with Sarah McConnell. Listeners call With Good Reason "the best way to make a long drive fly by" and "a much-needed forum."   Each week scholars explore the worlds of literature, science, the arts, politics, history, and business through lively discussion in a kitchen-table chat format. From the controversies over slave reparations and global warming, to the unique worlds of comic books and wine-making, With Good Reason is always suprising, challenging and fun.
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

26 FRIDAY
4:00pm Inside Europe  
From Deutsche Welle Radio, this weekly program provides listeners with the latest developments in Europe as a network of staff and freelance correspondents look beyond the headlines to provide analysis, background and color to make the European story relevant for American listeners. 
5:00pm On the Media  with Bob Garfield and Brooke Gladstone.  Engaging conversation, insightful commentaries, illuminating reports, and listener calls explore how information, news gathering, and the variety of media available today affect our culture.
6:30pm Left, Right & Center  Provocative, up-to-the-minute, alive and witty, KCRW's weekly confrontation over politics, policy and popular culture proves those with impeccable credentials needn't lack personality. This weekly "love-hate relationship of the air" features the most insightful news analysts anywhere.
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm The Real Deal with Seth Markow
10:00pm B-Sides and Beyond with Jon Alan

27 SATURDAY
12:00am Jazz After Hours
 with Jim Wilke
5:00am Weekend Edition  NPR's weekend morning newsmagazine covering hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor.
9:00am The Splendid Table with Lynne Rossetto Kasper.  It’s a look at a trend in culinary exotica, salt block cooking, with Mark Bitterman, author of “Salt Block Cooking,” we go behind the scenes of cookbook production with recipe tester Ian Knauer, we learn about five epochal moments in Southern food for women with John T. Edge and Marcie Ferris, authors of “The Edible South,” and we look at mock meat with Joe Yonan, author of “Eat Your Vegetables: Bold Recipes for the Single Cook.” Listeners can call The Splendid Table at 800-537-5252 - anytime! We do call-backs.
10:00am Radiolab 
11:00am Wait, Wait, Don't Tell Me  Callers, panelists, and guests compete by answering questions about the week's events, identifying impersonations, filling in the blanks at lightning speed, sniffing out fake news items, and deciphering limericks.
12:00pm All Things Considered  NPR's newsmagazine presenting breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special - sometimes quirky - features.
1:00pm This American Life
2:00pm The MOTH Radio Hour
3:00pm Jazz Inspired with Judy Carmichael
4:00pm Brazilian Experience with Sandy Tsukiyama
6:00pm Bridging the Gap with Nicholas Yee
8:00pm The Real Deal with Seth Markow
10:00pm Blues From the Basement with Jon Alan

28 SUNDAY
12:00am 
Blues From the Basement with Jon Alan
2:00am Blues before Sunrise with Steve Cushing
5:00am Weekend Edition  NPR's weekend morning newsmagazine covering hard news, a wide variety of newsmakers, and cultural stories with care, accuracy, and a wink of humor.
10:00am Krista Tippett On Being
11:00am New Dimensions 
Why Yelling Doesn’t Work and How I Can Stop It  In these stressful times yelling at our kids or even our partners might be our default position. Rona Renner, R.N., offers an insightful perspective on why we yell and how we can shift from it. She talks about the different temperaments we all have and how we can become more aware and effective with one another. This program is good not only for parents but for all of us. Program #3508.
12:00pm TED Radio Hour  A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create. Based on riveting TEDTalks from the world's most remarkable minds.
1:00pm Kanikapila Sunday with Derrick Malama
4:00pm Fascinatin' Rhythm with Michael Lasser  George Gershwin Early and Late  Even though George Gershwin had a discernable sound, the evolution of his style over a mere twenty years is striking.
5:00pm Sinatra, the Man and the Music with Guy Steele
6:00pm A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor. 
8:00pm American Routes with Nick Spitzer  Record Collector: R. Crumb & Jerry Zolten
10:00pm Full Nelson with Tim Vandeveer 
11:00pm Bluegrass Breakdown with Dave Higgs

29 MONDAY
4:00pm Living On Earth
with Steve Curwood. This award-winning environmental news program delves into the leading issues affecting the world we inhabit. As the population continues to rise and the management of the earth's resources becomes even more critical, "Living on Earth" examines the issues facing our increasingly interdependent world.
5:00pm The Body Show with Dr. Kathleen Kozak. 
6:30pm Humankind with David Freudberg.  An American pediatric brain surgeon describes his remarkable recent journey to Africa, where he volunteered to perform highly specialized operations on poor children in Uganda, and also met inspiring medical local colleagues.
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke

30 TUESDAY
4:00pm Travel
with Rick Steves. 
5:00pm Selected Shorts  You Might As Well Live: A Dorothy Parker Celebration  “The Sexes” performed by Parker Posey; “Bohemia” (poem) performed by Heather Burns; “In the Throes” performed by Heather Burns; “The Standard of Living” performed by Hope Davis;  “Waitress” by Robert Coover, performed by Sonia Manzano. Guest host: Jane Curtin.
6:30pm New Letters on the Air 
7:00pm BBC World Service
8:00pm Evening Jazz with Charles Husson
10:00pm
Jazz After Hours with Jim Wilke