Station News & Events

1:58pm

Tue February 4, 2014
Station News & Events

Ephemera on PRI's The World for 2-4-14

PRI's The World - with Host Marco Werman  

Here today, gone tomorrow...that's the essence of ephemera, right? You know, those bits and pieces of culture that are, by their very nature, fleeting. On today's show New York-based Alina Simone reports on the growing trade in ephemera -- we'll also hear a bit about Marco's own collectibles from far-flung places.

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12:28pm

Mon February 3, 2014
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Daily Beast Reporter Joins Jian to Discuss Philip Seymour Hoffman and Justin Bieber on Q (2-3-14)

TODAY on "Q" 

--  We talk to Daily Beast journalist Joe Concha about Philip Seymour Hoffman before getting into their originally-scheduled interview about the aftermath of the Justin Bieber story. They discuss the notion that child performers on the cusp of adulthood -- such as Justin Bieber, who picked up 35,000 new Twitter followers on the day of his recent arrest in Florida-- can potentially reap transitional career benefits from behaving badly.

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12:24pm

Mon February 3, 2014
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The World Explores Whether Sochi Ready for the Olympics on Today's Show-2-3-14

PRI's The World - with Host Marco Werman  

The countdown to the Sochi Olympics is on...but is the city ready?

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12:24pm

Fri January 31, 2014
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Pharrell WIlliams Talks About His Creative Curiosity on Q for 1-31-14

TODAY on "Q" 

--  Known for more than his attention-getting Grammy hats, music producer and performer PHARRELL  WILLIAMS has had an incredible year that saw two of his collaborations -- Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" and "Blurred Lines" by Robin Thicke -- hit massive popularity. His creativity also extends to visual art and design, and he's co-curated an exhibition called "This is Not a Toy," at Toronto's Design Exchange. Jian talks to him from Los Angeles about his creative curiosity and appetite for risk.

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12:22pm

Fri January 31, 2014
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Foreign Students from Cuba Come to Study in Miami on The World for 1-31-14

PRI's The World - with Host Marco Werman  

Next time on The World, a group of foreign students comes to study in Miami.  Not a big deal, you say.  But these students have come from Cuba.  And their study in the US marks the first such exchange in more than fifty years.  That story, and more, today on THE WORLD.

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