Thursday host Tony Castañeda speaks with Martha Glowacki, curator of The Capitol at 100: Madison Artists Celebrate the Centennial, an exhibition celebrating the centennial of the Wisconsin State Capitol building. Exhibition artists, including guests Patrick J.B. Flynn and Eric Baillies, have work that comment on the history, architecture, and cultural symbolism of the Capitol building. The opening […]
Did you know Madison has a musician’s union? Tony’s guest is Bruce Fife, International Vice President of the American Federation of Musicians. Fife will be in town presenting at the Arts and Literature Lab, talking about the Fair Trade Music Campaign that is designed to create fair contracts and equitable business relationships for musicians and clubs.
It’s the haunting season, so Thursday Buzz host Tony Castañeda interviews vampire expert Professor Tomislav Z. Longinović. Not only does he study vampires, but he’s an expert on cultural transmission of legends and myths. He’s a professor in the Slavic Languages and Literatures Department at the University of Madison, and author of Vampire Nation: Violence as […]
Ed Holmes is the Director of Diversity and Inclusion at the Overture Center, where he works to connect and serve Madison’s diverse communities. Photo courtesy Overture Center.
Tony Castañeda interviews David Barsamian, founder of the long-running Alternative Radio. His most recent book, Global Discontents: Conversations on the Rising Threats to Democracy, contains twelve conversation with Noam Chomsky about current and future existential threats.
Tony Castañeda interviews Naomi Bielefeldt-Schenk and Jacob Shenk, the creators of Thorny Wench Game Studios.