Women

International Women's Day 2018

KBOO's International Women's Day celebrations were started by Program Director Karen Burdick in 1976. We've celebrated each year since then with special programming created by for and about women. As we finalized the schedule for KBOO's annual celebration of international ... Read more

Rhythm Shack's International Women's Day Special!

Produced for Rhythm Shack
On March 8, 3am-5:30am, to celebrate International Women's Day, Rhythm Shack brings you 2 1/2 hours of music exclusively by women in roots music: roots-rock, Americana, rockabilly, classic rock, soul, blues & a little zydeco! Everyone from Aretha Franklin to Wanda Jackson..... Read more

Rhythm Shack's International Women's Day Special!

Airs at: Mon, 03/08/2021 at 3:00am - 5:30am
Produced for Rhythm Shack
To celebrate International Women's Day, Rhythm Shack brings you 2 1/2 hours of music exclusively by women in roots music: roots-rock, Americana, rockabilly, classic rock, soul, blues & a little zydeco! Everyone from Aretha Franklin to Wanda Jackson... A big thank-you to al... Read more

Virtual Portland International Film Festival

Airs at: Thu, 03/11/2021 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Words and Pictures
  The Portland International Film Festival is normally a  Read more

Women In Reggae

Airs at: Mon, 03/08/2021 at 10:00pm - Tue, 03/09/2021 at 12:00pm
As is the case with all musical genres, women have been sorely under-represented in reggae.  Therefor it is our pleasure, on International Womens Day, to showcase the talents of women in reggae for two solid hours.  From biting social commentary to more reflective and pers... Read more

LA HORA M / International Women's Day SPECIAL

Airs at: Mon, 03/08/2021 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Sintoniza este especial del Día Internacional de la Mujer en español, GRACIAS a las compas que dieron su opinión: Claudia, Xalxis, Carito, Agus, Lore, Cecilia, Michelle, Audry, Edna, Fémina, Hoze, Margara, Marina, Romina, Santa y Luna.  Con las participaciones de Gabriela ... Read more

Renee Watson discusses "Love is a Revolution"

Airs at: Thu, 03/04/2021 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Black Book Talk
When Nala Robertson reluctantly agrees to attend an open mic night for her cousin-sister-friend Imani's birthday, she finds herself falling in instant love with Tye Brown, the MC. He's perfect, except . . . Tye is an activist and is spending the summer putting on events for... Read more

Forests Defense, Climate Justice, Feminism

Airs at: Mon, 03/08/2021 at 10:00am - 11:00am
In the aftermath of massive wildfires that burned across much of Western Oregon last summer, an inevitable slew of post-fire logging proposals threaten to clearcut over 10,000 acres of fire-impacted federal lands along the iconic McKenzie and North Umpqua rivers. On this s... Read more

Folk Espresso Celebrates International Women's Day!

Airs at: Mon, 03/08/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
KBOO kicks off International Women's Day in grand style as Folk Espresso features 90 glorious minutes of music by women.  We'll hear the female voice in all of its pure clarity in several a capella pieces as well as songs showcasing lovely harmonies by sister duos and trios... Read more

Conversation with Elder Nancy Red Star, Red Lake Nation

Join Ender Black on a fascinating conversation with Elder Nancy Red Star, accomplished author, researcher and filmmaker in the topic of Star People and Star Ancestors. Nancy Red Star has published many books, including the Star Ancestors Trilogy, has appeared on The History... Read more