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A Japanese-American woman trapped in Japan in WWII

Bought by KFAI


  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 25:05
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Steve James, San Francisco, CA 3/13/17, Credit: Andrea Chase
Steve James talks gambles, subtlety, and having the right imprimatur.

  • Added: Mar 14, 2017
  • Length: 15:00
Caption: Lenora Lee, San Francisco, CA 3/7/2017, Credit: Andrea Chase
Lenora Lee talks transcending timelines, embracing improvisation, and dancing in a cramped space.

  • Added: Mar 10, 2017
  • Length: 12:31
Caption: Lena Khan, San Francisco, CA 2/9/17, Credit: Andrea Chase
Lena Khan talks choreographing a slap fight, giving credit where it’s due, and surrendering to Seinfeld.

  • Added: Mar 04, 2017
  • Length: 11:13
Caption: The Kim Loo Sisters
The Kim Loo Sisters was a jazz vocal band born in South Minneapolis in the twenties, thirties and forties. Today, the daughter of one of musicians ...

  • Added: Feb 27, 2017
  • Length: 05:06
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Seventy-five years ago this month President Roosevelt signed an executive order ordering all Japanese Americans into internment camps, including th...

Bought by WEZU and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Feb 21, 2017
  • Length: 02:51
  • Purchases: 2
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On this episode of Overheard, we sit down with two renowned American authors. First up, Joyce Carol Oates followed by Amy Tan.

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Wine Fellers
We discuss why Millennials demand Inventive Names for their Wine, Beer & Marijuana. We also discuss Cuban Wine (i.e., Rum) and Impulse Buy Fried C...

  • Added: Feb 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
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Welcome to a special edition of melodically challenged, when we will present the poetry of Nguyen Phan Que Mai from the book The Secret of Hoa Sen...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
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Finally, after years of gestation and convoluted, secretive negotiations under President Obama, the Trans Pacific Partnership passed away in its sl...

  • Added: Jan 31, 2017
  • Length: 04:54
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Join Long Yu, the Shanghai Symphony, and the guest choir Chorakademie Lübeck for Orff's Carmina Burana.

  • Added: Jan 24, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:29
Caption: A bedcover made by sisters Wei Guoer and Wei Guofeng of Guangxi Province. (Courtesy of the Mathers Museum of World Cultures)
The exhibition, The Quilts of Southwest China, was organized by a bi-national consortium of Chinese and American museums, including the Mathers Mus...

  • Added: Jan 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:05
Caption: No More Wine Teeth Stains!
Hold on Tightly! We discuss Exciting Wine Art and teach you the Secrets for not staining your Teeth with Red Wine! An informational & mirthful sh...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
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Has Beijing decided that Trump represents a great opportunity to win power and influence at America's expense? President Xi Jinping led the charge ...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2017
  • Length: 04:39
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Commemorate Chinese New Year through Music and Words

Bought by KMUN, WKAR, and WJFF


  • Added: Jan 18, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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As President elect Trump orders China to cease "annexing" islands it claims as its own and cozies up to Taiwan, there seems now a real possibility ...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2017
  • Length: 04:50
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Manipur’s court records talk about a game back in the 1st century AD and what’s different about polo in Manipur is that this not just a game for po...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
Caption: Nanfu Wang, San Francisco, CA 1/4/17, Credit: Andrea Chase
Nanfu Wang talks paranoia, creative radicalism, and dreaming big.

  • Added: Jan 12, 2017
  • Length: 27:03
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Mongolia's religious preferences center around the Dalia Lama. China's don't. Mongolia invited the Dalia Lama to pay homage to his lineage, China s...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2017
  • Length: 04:49
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This week we hear Zhu Jian’er's tone poem 'A Wonder of Naxi', and Zubin Mehta conducts Beethoven's fifth symphony.

  • Added: Jan 04, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:29
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Sir Andrew Davis enters China after a ten year ban on western music, hear his story and some amazing works by Beethoven, Holst, and more!

  • Added: Dec 21, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:30
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An underwater research drone was seized by China as an American crew was moving in to retrieve it. The episode threatens to increase tensions in a ...

  • Added: Dec 20, 2016
  • Length: 04:49
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On this episode from the Shanghai Spring International Music Festival, hear Crumb's hauntingly beautiful piece, Dream Sequence, Barber's Canzone, a...

Bought by Delmarva Public Radio, KDX, KENW, Red River Radio Network, WILL and more


  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 10
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In this episode hear folk music developed along the Silk Road, a concerto for the Chinese Zither, the Guqin, as well as a cello piece composed by A...

Bought by Delmarva Public Radio, KDX, KENW, Red River Radio Network, WILL and more


  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 10
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There is a movement to teach children in China the art of ancient Chinese instruments. Featured in this episode is a brand new concert for the very...

Bought by KDX, KENW, Delmarva Public Radio, Red River Radio Network, WILL and more


  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 10