Saturday, October 27th @ 11AM, Women Hold Up Half the Sky, we will be interviewing Jessica Boyles, an expert on Human Sex Trafficking in the Bay Area. Jessica is currently operating a three-year, federally-funded public awareness initiative out of the YWCA Silicon Valley. We will be talking about her work, myths and facts about Human Sex Trafficking, and what you can do to intervene and prevent trafficking.
It's time for the Halloween episode of The Graduates on KALX! Join host Tesla Monson as she talks with Integrative Biologist Jeff Benca about primeval plants and zombie ants. Jeff is a paleobotanist who works on lycopods and the evolution of land plants. In the interview, Jeff also discusses his work using fern leaf shape to reconstruct past climates.
Sunday, October 11th @ 12:30PM, DJ Berkestir will host Helga Fassonaki who plays under the name Yek Koo and part of the duo Metal Rouge. Helga is on a Radio Concept Tour.
Is Madonna a Diva? What about Judy Garland? Join host Tesla Monson as she interviews Dolores McElroy about her work examining the origin and evolution of the Diva on another episode of The Graduates. In her interview, McElroy also talks about this history of 'camp', a classic film genre. McElroy is a UC Berkeley PhD candidate in the Department of Film and Media.
It's time for the KALX Fundraiser and we need your support! From Monday, October 13th through Monday, October 20th, our phones lines will be open from 6am to midnight accepting your d