articles tagged "wisconsin"

Fine Arts in Madison

Tuesday, 8 October 2013 | A Public Affair
The Overture Center for the Arts logo

One of Madison’s greatest draws has to be its theaters. On Tuesday October 8th, our host Carousel Bayrd was joined by Rob Chappell, the director of strategic communications for the Overture Center for the Arts, and Pam Andros the director of Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission and Senior Planner for Dane County, to discuss the Overture Center for the Arts as well as the arts in Madison. more »

Lawmakers introduce ill-fated medical marijuana bill

Tuesday, 8 October 2013 | ioby
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Madison area legislators are introducing another bill to legalize medical marijuana. But is its fate doomed at the State Capitol? more »

Empowering Victims and Survivors of Domestic Violence

Tuesday, 1 October 2013 | A Public Affair
Shannon Barry

On Tuesday October 1st we talked about domestic abuse and how groups like the Domestic Abuse Intervention Service are being put into action. Our host Carousel Bayrd talked with Shannon Barry, the executive director of DAIS, about what they’re doing to help domestic abuse victim and survivors. more »

The Promotion of a Tolerant and Just Community

Monday, 30 September 2013 | A Public Affair
colorful hands around the world

n Monday September 30th, our host John Quinlan’s guests included Diego Campoverde-Cisneros who will receive the the 3rd Annual “Alix Olson Award for the Promotion of a Tolerant and Just Community” at the Racial Justice Summit on Wednesday. The production manager of La Movida radio, (Wisconsin’s first 24/7 Spanish language radio station), he is also the found of Aliianza Latina, a support group for LGBT Latina/o community members. Also, Cindy Crane of Seekardia on this year’s “What’s Religion Got to Do with it?” writing contest for LGBT youth. more »

Brad Lichtenstein’s Latest Projects

Friday, 20 September 2013 | A Public Affair
Bradley Lichtenstein

On Friday September 20th, our guest host Yuri Rashkin was joined by Brad Lichtenstein, who is am award-winning filmmaker and the president of 371 Productions, about his latest work “As Goes Janesville”, his work at Al Jazeera America, and some of his other projects. more »

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