Arts & Culture

We speak with Rita Zoey Chin about her acclaimed new memoir Let the Tornado Come. Her writing has appeared in Tin HouseGuernicaThe RumpusFreerange Nonfiction and elsewhere.

And we chat with Cynthia Kraack about her new speculative fiction novel Leaving Ashwood. She is also the author of AshwoodHarvesting Ashwood: Minnesota 2037 and Minnesota Cold, winner of the 2009 Northeastern Minnesota Book Award for fiction.

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Co-hosted by musician & organizer of the 16th Annual NE Folk Festival Baby Grant Johnson!

Another week with great new releases, and a very cool mix from the Marée BASS netlabel.  First up was the excellent new "Addis to Omega" album from Dub Colossus. I've been waiting awhile for this one – after being a part of the crowd-funding effort on  Certainly worth the wait!

Today is Canada Day, when Canadians celebrate the joining of different provinces into one great country.  Our playlist featured mainly songs in French by French-Canadian