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Arts and Ideas on WCAI

Sunday evening from 7 to 11

Credit "3 Stones" by Kevin King

Join station founder Jay Allison for an eclectic mix of topics Sunday evenings 7 to 11pm.

Many programs on Arts & Ideas come from the Public Radio Exchange, a project of Atlantic Public Media in Woods Hole. If you heard something on Arts & Ideas, chances are you can find it on the PRX.

Produced by Viki Merrick from Atlantic Public Media

7pm  The Moth Radio Hour - PArty Crashers, Witch Hunts and  Ninja Costumes

8pm The TED Radio Hour - Predicting the Future

9pm Here's the Thing With Alec Baldwin, in conversation with creative personalities

10pm The Band - behinds the scenes with Robbie Robertson

Kevin King, "3 Stones"

Who are the Millenials? Listen to the TED Radio Hour to find out: the next best generation? Also,   Alec Baldwin with Here's The Thing: conversation with creative types, tonight: Peter Frampton and Thom Yorke.

7pm Here's the Thing with Alec Baldwin in conversation with Peter Frampton

8pm The TED Radio Hour: The Millenials

9pm The Backtory on Ethics of Warfare from the American History Guys

10pm Snap Judgmennt - story telling with a beat. This time: Standouts

Arts and Ideas September 1, 2013

Sep 1, 2013

7pm Educating Esme - produced here by Jay Allison

8pm The TED Radio Hour: New ways to think and create. This time:  Memory Games

9pm All Mixed up with Martin Luther King- celebrating the March on Washington from 1963

10pm Snap Judgment: Stories of Isolation and Solitude

Arts and Ideas ~ August 11, 2013

Aug 11, 2013

7pm The Moth Radio Hour 1317

8pm The TED Radio Hour: The Hackers

9pm Syria and the responsibility to  Protect - America Abroad

10pm Snap Judgment: Identity Crisis

Arts and Ideas ~ August 4, 2013

Aug 4, 2013

7pm Pledge to the Moth

8pm The TED Radio Hour

9pm Intelligence Squared U.S. Debate: The FDA is Hazardous to our health

10pm Weird Jazz Instruments: Banjo, bagpipes and more

Arts and Ideas ~ July 28, 2013

Jul 28, 2013

7pm A New  Moth Radio Hour ! produced here by us

8pm The TED Radio Hour- The Unquiet Mind

9pm The MVY Music hour - with Patty Larkin and Danny Kortchmar + host Barbara Dacey

10pm Snap Judgment: Teacher, Teacher- stories from inside the classroom.

PET FRIENDLY  - The American History Guys get the backstory on Americans and their pets, you know you need to know this...!

7pm  Mandela: An Audio History - Radio Diaries

8pm American and their Pets -  the Backstory from The American History Guys

9pm Snap Judgment: The Return: stories about homing instinct

10pm The legendary Charlie Parker - from the New Jazz Archive

the moth

Step-Child, Big Brother and Mug Shot: new Moth stories told live - produced here. Iran at the Crossroads; Stories about reunions,  and a Jazz-Country Fusion.

7pm The Moth Radio Hour

8pm America Abroad: Ex-Pat Iranians talk about the new President Hassan Rouhani

9pm Snap Judgment- storytelling with a beat - this time: Reunions

10pm Jazz and Country - a rare fusion from the New Jazz Archive

Arts and Ideas July 7, 2013

Jul 7, 2013

7pm The Moth - new stories, told live, no notes no net, produced here ! 

8pm In Search of America - follow Steinbeck's footsteps

9pm Snap Judgment: stories about decisions that change lives: The Dirt 

10pm WCAI grab bag: A Cuban Revolutionary father, Maurice Sendak, and DC decoded !

Glen Carey

Diary of a Bad Year ~ A War Correspondent's  Dilemma: An unprecedented and intimate portrait of the sacrifices reporters and their families make to tell untold stories -- and the sometimes dangerous allure of the job ~ produced here with NPR's Kelly McEvers and Jay Allison -

7pm Diary of a Bad Year - A War Correspondent's Dilemma - produced here with NPR's Kelly McEvers and Jay Allison

8pm Snap Judgment: Storytelling with a beat - this time: Outsiders

Father Knows Best - CBS

Stories of paternal praise, pride, disappointment and love: a vast array tonight of portraits and character shaping moments ~ celebrating Fathers Day. Also Gay in the Eyes of God - how churches accept LGBT people and Marc Maron talks to Michael Keaton.

7pm Father Figures: Stories of paternal praise, pride, disappointment and love. Produced by us !

8pm Gay in the Eyes of God: LGBT and the Church

9pm Fathers, Sons and Brothers: from the Life Storie Collection produced here.

10pm WTF: Comedian Marc Marc in conversation with Michael Keaton

7pm More new Moth stories - produced here by us

8pm The Back story on Mental Illness from the American History Guys

9pm WTF - Marc Maron in conversation with the comedic genius: Jonathan Winters

10pm NPR Jazz Profiles: Harry "Sweets" Edison - an inimitable trumpeter

Arts and Ideas June 2, 2013

Jun 2, 2013

7pm The Moth Radio Hour - produced here by us !

8pm Vets Coming Home and trying to start over

9pm WTF with Marc Maron, Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner

10pm The WCAI Grab Bag - good listening beyond the usual broadcast 

7pm The Moth Radio Hour - produced here by us !

8pm Stories from the Hear of the Land: Depending on Nature

9pm The MVY Music Hour with host Barbara Dacey

10pm The WCAI grab bag: good stuff beyond the usual broadcast

Arts and Ideas May 19, 2013

May 19, 2013

7pm Patent Pending: The American History Guys give the backstory on Intellectual Property

8pm Dreams of Paradise: Stories from the Heart of The Land - produced here by us !

9pm What makes students learen? State of the ReUnion

10pm The WCAI Grab Bag: podcasts and stories beyond the usual broadcast