On-Air Schedule: Turtle Island Voices Rising -- 24 Hours of Indigenous/Native American Programming This Wednesday, May 27
KFAI celebrates American Indian Month in Minnesota with its third edition of Turtle Island Voices Rising – 24 hours of indigenous programming. The programs begin at midnight, Wednesday May 27 and continue till Thursday.
Here’s the rundown of 24 hours of programming that you will only hear on KFAI Fresh Air Radio:
Midnight-3 am — Charlie Thayer will be on board to bring you his new selections in music.
3-6 am — Roy Taylor brings you his special mix of music, musings, and news.
Pop Wagner In New Venue
African American Voices Create 'Blues Vision'
On Minneculture, we’ll visit the Minnesota History Center as some of the featured authors from a new anthology of African American writing celebrate the publication of their work. The book is called Blues Vision, and one of the featured writers is J. Otis Powell.
Here’s an excerpt from the Minneculture broadcast – J. Otis Powell reading from page 78 of the book – a piece called “Tongue Swallow.”