Station News & Events

1:32pm

Mon December 22, 2014
Station News & Events

Elim Chan is the First Woman to Win the Donatella Flick Conducting Competition On Q

Today's guest host is RACHEL GIESE.

--28-year old conductor ELIM CHAN is the first female to win the Donatella Flick Conducting Competition, a prestigious award for young conductors that's run conjunction with the London Symphony Orchestra. She discusses her victory, and the internal stresses of conducting.

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1:30pm

Mon December 22, 2014
Station News & Events

The World Looks at Your Favorite Music for 2014 on 12-22

What were your favorite music tracks of 2014? Host Marco Werman and studio director April Peavey share their top picks today on the show. Not to be missed.

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1:50pm

Fri December 19, 2014
Station News & Events

Sophia McLennen Looks at Stephen Colbert on Q for 12-19

Today's guest host is Wab Kinew. 

-- SOPHIA MCLENNEN, author of the books "Colbert's America" and "Is Satire Saving Our Nation?", looks at the legacy of the character 'Stephen Colbert.'

-- AMY FREDEEN and SEAN VESCE from the E-line media company on the video game 'Never Alone', designed to preserve oral storytelling traditions of Indigenous people in Alaska and developed with the regions Inupiat community

1:48pm

Fri December 19, 2014
Station News & Events

The Lost Generation of Cubans on The World for 12-19

Today on The World, meet the Lost Generation. 

That's the generation of Cubans who came of age after the fall of the Soviet Union and the economic support it provided their nation.  Yuro Leyva Lopez is one of them. Ten years ago he was Marco Werman's helper and translator when he took a reporting trip to Cuba. Now Yuro lives in exile in Spain. Today on the World he'll tell us how he feels about plans to normalize relations between the US and Cuba.

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4:08pm

Tue December 16, 2014
Station News & Events

A Documentary on The Lives of Five Professional Santa Clauses On Q for 12-16

  

Today's guest host is Wab Kinew. 

-- Filmmaker TOMMY AVALLONE on his new documentary, “I AM SANTA CLAUS.” The doc, produced by Morgan Spurlock, chronicles a year in the life of five men who professionally portray Santa Claus.

-- Anthropologist GABRIELLA COLEMAN, considered the foremost expert on Anonymous, on her new book, "Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous."

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