Programming

On Saturday, July 20th, KSFC will help commemorate the incredible achievement of the Apollo 11 Moon Landing with a variety of programs taking a look back. KSFC will be providing listeners with a binge-worthy afternoon of near-nonstop Moon programming. Four programs will be presented back to back and a fifth program will air during Director's Choice, all covering a wide variety of topics relating to the historic day and the people who made it possible. The programs begin at noon. 

July Programs

Jul 10, 2019

July 13, 2019

2019 Re:sound Specials from the Third Coast Audio Festival

Meat Music - This hour features award-winning Italian producer Jonathan Zenti, who tells the often funny, often bittersweet personal story of grappling with his weight.  Also in this hour, the little-known history of the dirtiest song never written, "Louie Louie."

The Third Coast International Audio Festival is an annual and on-going celebration of the best documentary and feature work being made worldwide for radio and the Internet.

Tune in to KPBX 91.1 on Saturday, July 13, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. to hear a special live broadcast of the Montana Folk Festival in partnership with Montana Public Radio.

June Programs

May 30, 2019

June 29, 2019

The Alien Chronicles Special: My Immigrant Journey

This one-hour documentary features excerpts from three interviews that capture the essence of immigrant experiences in the US. Each interviewee talks about their immegrant experience from a different vantage point.

May Programs

May 3, 2019

May 25, 2019

At War in the Pacific

At War in the Pacific tells the story of heroism and sacrifice by the young Marines who stormed onto the islands and fought from inside the foxholes in the bloody Pacific Campaign of World War II.  David D'Arcy hosts this compelling radio hour featuring personal testimony from the Marines and historical context from scholars. We hear how the Marines came of age during weeks and months of searing combat -- and how their sacrifices shaped the history of our nation. As the conflict unfolds in the Pacific, friends and relatives tell how they shouldered the burden back home. Filmmakers Steven Spielberg and actor Tom Hanks offer their views on what the war in the Pacific meant -- then and now.

April Programs

Apr 27, 2019

April 27, 2019

Re:sound — The Stupid Pet Tricks Show

This hour, stories dedicated to our furry and not-so-furry friends.

March Programs

Mar 6, 2019

March 30, 2019

BBC Special - Reporting Women

Lyse Doucet hosts this hour-long exploration of how young women around the world perceive news coverage – and which stories they think media are missing.

February Programs

Jan 31, 2019

February 23, 2019

Can Do: Stories of Black Visionaries, Seekers, and Entrepreneurs
A Black History Month Special from The Kitchen Sisters and PRX.

Hosted by Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning actress, Alfre Woodard, these are stories of black pioneers, self-made men and self-taught women, neighborhood heroes and visionaries. Join us for this richly produced and deeply layered hour long special produced by The Kitchen Sisters (Nikki Silva & Davia Nelson) and Roman Mars.

January Programs

Jan 4, 2019

January 26, 2019

America Abroad: Bioethics in Islam

Abortion. Right to die. Stem cell research. How do Muslims around the world approach modern bioethical dilemmas? This episode, we'll learn why some transgender Muslims are traveling to Bangkok for gender reassignment surgery. How Egypt became an international hub in the black market organ trade. And why a Muslim chaplain in Toronto advised a patient to end his own life support. Plus, how Muslim clerics work with doctors to decide cases involving in vitro fertilization, stem cell therapy, and abortion.

December Programs

Dec 3, 2018

December 29, 2018

Best of the Best: The 2018 Third Coast Festival Broadcast  (Part Two)

The Third Coast Festival is back with our annual Best of the Best broadcast from the Third Coast Audio Festival featuring the winners of the 2018 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation documentary competition.
This year's program will feature producer interviews, highlights from this year’s unforgettable awards ceremony in Chicago.

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