Laurie Lindeen, author of Petal Pusher, talks to us about her memoir in rock and roll, and Wang Ping joins us in the last 10 minutes to talk about her new collection of short stories, The Last Communist Virgin.
Three countries, three centuries. String music from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries from Sweden, Denmark and Norway with some northern Swedish duo fiddling thrown in to demonstrate continuity. Finishing up with various flutes a la Steinar Ofsdal.
Orchestra Baobab leads to musicians of the former African colonies of Portugal onto Central American artist Andy Palacio from Belize Guatemala and Brasilian women. I ended with local spoken word artist Desdamona’s new release The Source.