Arts & Culture

  • So when is it ok to laugh at someone who’s handicapped? When it’s Josh Blue, the Last Comic Standing from NBC’s 2006 season. He recently performed at the University of Minnesota. At first, KFAI’s Will Wright just wanted to watch the show, but he also knew he wanted to ask Blue why he chose comedy. As Wright discovered, it can be blamed on botany.

    04-26-10

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  • An investigator of the September 11th attacks comes to the Twin Cities questioning the official theories of 9/11 and America’s military policy. KFAI’s Lydia Howell has an interview. The two-part interview with David Ray Griffin can be found on KFAI’s Catalyst:http://www.kfai.org/catalyst homepage.

    04-21-10

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  • Over the past few years, Americans have gradually been learning that there’s something wrong with our food system, and that it’s affecting our health, our farmers, and our economy. The movie Fresh:http://www.freshthemovie.com/, delivers this message in a positive way. Special screenings of Fresh will be taking place this week in Mineapolis.

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  • V-Day Minneapolis continues the annual activism and performances to end violence against women and girls. KFAI’s Lydia Howell reports.

    4-14-10

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  • What does a green job look like? A new exhibit at the Common Roots cafe attempts to answer that question. KFAI’s Lydia Howell reports.

    02-18-10

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  • The University of Minnesota hosted its own version of Project Runway with the 42nd annual senior fashion show. KFAI’s Katey DeCelle attended the show to check out the University’s top design talent.

    02-18-10

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  • Mizna presents the sixth Arab Film Fest March 11th through March 14th at the Heights Theater in Colombia Heights. This year, for the first time, the festival includes a Persian Gulf film segment and children’s shorts. Lydia Howell previews the festival.

    03-03-10

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  • What does a green job look like? KFAI’s Lydia Howell reports on a photography exhibit that demonstrates the wide variety.
    Hear the whole interview with Josh Lowe archived on Catalyst at kfai.org.

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  • Earlier this month, the University of Minnesota hosted its own version of Project Runway with the 42nd annual Senior Fashion Show. KFAI’s Katey DeCelle attended the show to check out the University’s top design talent.

    02-18-10

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  • Walker Art Center’s Expanding the Frame Film Fest showcases women and the Hollywood glass ceiling. Lydia Howell has a review. Hear the full interview with Ellen Kuras on Catalyst, archived at KFAI.org.

    02-15-10

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