Awanadjo Almanack 8/17/18

Producer/Host: Rob McCall
Production Assistance: Rebecca McCall

“Hairy Caterpillars”

The Sketchbook 8/16/18

Producer/Host: Jim Bahoosh


WERU Community SoapBox 8/16/18

Host: Amy Browne
Engineer: John Greenman
An open-mic style call-in show

Notes from the Electronic Cottage 8/16/18

Producer/Host: Jim Campbell

On today’s summer rebroadcast, we think a bit about all the data that fitness monitors and cars generate and what they can reveal about where we go, what we do, when we do it, and, not surprisingly, who we are.

Book Worm Special 8/15/18

Producer/Host: Brook Minner

Program Topic: books, writing, Planned Parenthood

Key Discussion Points:
Cecile Richards
Planned Parenthood
Political activism

Guest: Cecile Richards, author

WERU Special 8/15/18 The Importance of Human and Biological Diversity: Palestine as a Case Study

Producer/Host: Carolyn Coe

What is the value of social diversity and biodiversity? In resistance?
How does Zionism threaten diversity?
What are the historical outcomes of colonialism?
How does the Palestine Museum of Natural History work to influence Palestinian school children?

Guest: Professor Mazin Qumsiyeh, founder and director of the Palestine Museum of Natural History (
Qumsiyeh’s blog:

Quiet Fire 8/15/18

Producer/Host: Duncan Newcomer

The Razor’s Edge

BoatTalk 8/14/18

Producers/Hosts: Alan Sprague & Mike Joyce
Engineer: Amy Browne

Program Topics: shellback dinghy regatta, portland yacht sevices new travelift, owls head transportation museum auction boats, any more cheap shorefront available?

Jim Petersen shellback regatta
Phineas Sprague Portland Yacht Services
Toby Owls Head Transportation Museum