WORT 89.9 FM Community Radio made the musical world a bit smaller on Thursday, August 4th, by broadcasting live from the Central Park Sessions. The free concert on Madison’s near east side, called the Small World Session, showcased performers from New Hampshire (Ameranouche), New Orleans (Sasha Masakowski & the Sidewalk Strutters) and Ukraine (Dakha Brakha). […]
WORT 89.9 FM Community Radio will help make the musical world a bit smaller this Thursday evening (August 4th) by broadcasting live from Central Park, starting at 5:00 p.m. This week’s free concert on Madison’s near east side, called the Small World Session, showcases performers from New Hampshire (Ameranouche), New Orleans (Sasha Masakowski & the […]
What’s the latest news from Ukraine? What’s the current state of Ukrainian-Russian relations? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to find out more.
Listen to WORT FM for your chance to win tickets to DakhaBrakha!! Terry O’Laughlin of Diaspora will be giving some away this Thursday morning, Aug. 28 between 9 am -noon.
Are you troubled by the ways in which the mainstream media have been framing the ongoing Ukraine crisis? Do you notice that the major press outlets have been working to shape public opinion in preparation for an increasing confrontation with Russia? Are you trying to get a better handle on what all the media surrounding the Ukraine crisis means, at least another angle? Interested in another perspective other than what you’re getting from “the News” — the stenographers of power”?
How do we begin to understand contemporary Russia in historical context? Might a longer historical view assist in deciphering the current Ukraine crisis and Russian as well as Ukrainian (and Crimean) perspectives? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!