BIG NEWS! Epicenter: West Marin Affairs is now KWMR's regular one-stop-shop for community information and local issues coverage.
NEW TIME: Mon-Thurs, 5 - 5:30 PM
3rd Wednesdays = "Politics 101" with Herb Kutchins.
1st Thursdays = "Témas
de Inmigración" con Socorro Romo,
Alyssa Simpson, Augusto Conde, Jesus Martinez
Encore Broadcast of Airwaves with Raul Gallyot.
Julie Monson with the League of Women Voters discusses the county measures and state propositions facing the electorate this Nov 4th election.
Encore broadcast of Epicenter: Mesa Refuge attendee Shane Bauer, a staff writer at Mother Jones magazine. From 2009-2011 Shane was held hostage in Iran with his now-wife Sarah Shourd and friend Josh Fattal. Together they authored a memoir, A Sliver of Light, published by Houghton-Mifflin Harcourt.
Sheep ranchers and cheesemakers Marissa Barinaga and Corey Goodman have bequeathed their ranch to Marin Agricultural Land Trust. Lyons Filmer hosts a conversation with them and Jamison Watt, Executive Director of MALT.
The third current Mesa Refuge attendee is Shane Bauer, a staff writer at Mother Jones magazine. From 2009-2011 Shane was held hostage in Iran with his now-wife Sarah Shourd and friend Josh Fattal. Together they authored a memoir, A Sliver of Light, published by Houghton-Mifflin Harcourt.
Also coming to Mesa Refuge, Tom David has worked for the past 26 years as staff and consultant to a number of private foundations. At Mesa Refuge, he plans to write about the challenges of culture change in philanthropic foundations to support social change.
One of the upcoming attendees at Mesa Refuge Writers Retreat, Casey Miner is an independent public radio producer. Most recently she was senior editor of the award-winning news, arts, and culture program, Crosscurrents, on KALW 91.7 FM in San Francisco. She'll be spending her time at Mesa producing a radio series about what we can learn from ancient food.