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Latter Teens Advisory and WTUL News & Views present “Unmask Your Hometown Heroes!” with (audio/mpeg 7.7MB) - by WTUL News and Views
8 minutes Latter Teens Advisory and WTUL News & Views present “Unmask Your Hometown Heroes!” Audio from July 1st – featuring Community Records. Community Records is not a traditional form of a record label, but more as a collective. Band members Kara and John of the band Woozy played some of their work at Latter Library and talked with the teens about their inspirations and visions for their community.
Posted: Sun Jul 19, 2015 10:34AM
Dr. Alexis Pauline Gumbs & Almah LaVon on Dark Sciences: A People Of Color Dream Retreat (audio/mpeg 38.4MB) - by WTUL News & Views
This is the first convening of a queer-black-feminist imagined collective dreaming house for people of color.
Posted: Wed Jul 8, 2015 7:17AM
Trans Pride SF 2015 - Trans Activist/Musician Ryan Cassata
(Attachment On: Trans Pride SF 2015 - audio from the stage and march) (audio/mpeg 23.3MB) - by DJ Rubble
Hear transgender activist/musician Ryan Cassata in a short interview, followed by a solo performance on the Trans Pride stage at Mission Dolores Park just before Trans March. Ryan has been at the Trans March at least the past three years, and a strong voice for transgender liberation. (13 minutes) Since finishing high school about three years ago, he has released several music CD's, performs live with his band and solo, and has devoted much of his life to transgender activism, including speaking at high profile events. He's one of my favorites, I'm glad to have caught up with him for a couple of minutes. His current CD is titled "Soul Sounds." (13 minutes)
Posted: Mon Jun 29, 2015 7:34PM
Trans Pride SF 2015 - Senator Leno and legislation
(Attachment On: Trans Pride SF 2015 - audio from the stage and march) (audio/mpeg 6.7MB) - by Rubble
Hear State Senator Mark Leno, a long time LGBT ally, speak on current state-level transgender legislation being formulated. (3:40) audio
Posted: Mon Jun 29, 2015 8:06PM
Trans Pride SF 2015 - audio from the stage and march (audio/mpeg 27.5MB) - by Rubble
Hear speakers and performers from the Mission Dolores Park stage towards the end of the rally, followed by trans youth chanting in a drumming circle from the streets at the beginning of the march.
Posted: Mon Jun 29, 2015 8:15PM
Girls Rock New Orleans, June 8th-13th 2015 (audio/mpeg 3.2MB) - by Jesse Rafert
Girls Rock! New Orleans brings together volunteer instructors and female and female identifying kids to create an explosive showcase of talent and inspiration! From June 8th- 13th, kids learn new instruments, form bands, and attend workshops about music, art, and social justice.
Posted: Thu May 28, 2015 5:12PM
Quess, local New Orleans poet, Interview with Nora Maria Fuller (audio/mpeg 29.2MB) - by WTUL News and Views
17m Interview with New Orleans poet Quess of New Orleans Chapter of the Black Youth Project 100 talking about their participation in "The Confederate Flag, A Belated Burial 2015," an art and education based effort by John C Sims to create a conversation around the harmful effects of ongoing psychological terrorism in Black communities, especially in the South, and to turn that conversation to action to combat these effects. Louisiana is one of 13 states participating in a belated flag burial ...
Posted: Mon May 25, 2015 8:45AM
Favi Estrella Interview on Setting the Standard (audio/mpeg 85.6MB) - by paz
Born and raised in San Francisco, Favi began singing at an early age. Now Flores Verdes "Green Flowers" is a Vocalist group based out of San Francisco and Berkeley, California. These Queens have combined their unique styles of singing by, infusing Spanish and English lyrics over hip-hop/reggae beats. Their angelic vocals transform healing waters inside our souls. Expressing different reflections of womyn-hood, bringing back old traditions of honoring our sacred lands, supporting our elders, o...
Posted: Fri May 22, 2015 2:02PM
(Attachment On: “Tribute to Roque Dalton" event@lapena/ inteview with mauel Arias on Settingthe standard) (audio/x-wav 193.3MB) - by paz
Posted: Mon May 18, 2015 3:31AM
Girls Rock New Orleans 2015 (audio/mpeg 9.5MB) - by wtulnews
Li and Saiya join us to talk about Girls Rock New Orleans, June 8th and on this summer at NOCCA. The performance will be on June 13th, and a fundraiser is tomorrow, at 5pm at Clouet Gardens.
Posted: Fri May 15, 2015 9:16AM
Interview with LOUD Queer Youth Theater participants Latreece Reed, Nicky Cao, and Joriel (audio/mpeg 16.4MB) - by WTUL News and Views
Gahiji Barrow interviews members of LOUD, the Queer Youth Theater project based in New Orleans today. They discuss their upcoming performance, Pursuit of Justice, which will take place at the Mid City Theater this weekend. Also bring up topics of how queer youth interact with the police and feel about the police in New Orleans and what the group has brought to their lives.
Posted: Wed May 13, 2015 6:49AM
Taina Asili and The Fruit of Hope Tour (audio/mpeg 24.9MB) - by WTUL News and Views
Taina Asili speaks about her new album, Fruit of Hope and her upcoming workshop and interactive performance in New Orleans, LA. Includes conversation about the intersections of art, politics, and spirituality as well as some of her favorite songs from the movement.
Posted: Wed Apr 1, 2015 7:25AM
The Foundation Gallery (audio/mpeg 10.4MB) - by WTUL News and Views
Alice McGillicuddy of the Foundation Gallery talks about being a non-profit gallery in New Orleans and the upcoming events there for New Orleanians to enjoy.
Posted: Wed Mar 18, 2015 7:33AM
WTUL News Interviews Dr Reynard Sanders on A Perfect Storm and Jessica of Patois Film Fest (audio/mpeg 14.1MB) - by WTUL News
As Part of Patois film fest, we interviewed Dr Sanders, a co-producer of "A Perfect Storm," a film project collected from primary documents and personal interviews conducted in the immediate aftermath of Katrina, when New Orleans municipal schools were being seized by the state of Louisiana and the charter school movement.
Posted: Fri Mar 13, 2015 10:47AM
(Attachment On: Skin!) (audio/mpeg 1.6MB) - by Tara Dorabji
Posted: Thu Mar 12, 2015 11:52PM
(Attachment On: A Place of Her Own) (audio/mpeg 4.3MB) - by Tara Dorabji
Posted: Thu Mar 12, 2015 11:45PM
Tulane Black Arts Festival (audio/mpeg 14.8MB) - by WTUL News and Views
Tulane Black Arts festival organizers give a preview of this year's events, including a keynote speech by Spike Lee. Conversation includes information about how the fest was planned and what participants can expect.
Posted: Thu Mar 5, 2015 10:15AM
wtul news talks parisite skate park with jackson (audio/mpeg 6.5MB) - by wtul news
wtul news talk with jackson about parisite skate park and taking it to the next level bit.ly/parisite
Posted: Fri Feb 27, 2015 8:06AM
Ingrid Talks about her art exhibit closing reception 02/28@MCCLA SF onsettingthestandard (audio/mpeg 21.8MB) - by paz
Ingrid Talks about her art exhibit closing reception 02/28@MCCLA SF onsettingthestandard THE MARVELOUS REAL Jeremiah Barber & Ingrid Rojas Contreras
Posted: Thu Feb 26, 2015 2:43PM
March 15! East Oakland Block Party interview with George of CURYJ on settingthestandard (audio/mpeg 33.2MB) - by paz
March 15! East Oakland Block Party interview with George of CURYJ on settingthestandard Save the Date March 15! East Oakland Block Party for the whole family, celebrating the 50th Anniversaries of the Black and Chicano Arts Movements. Brought to you by East Side Arts Alliance, One Land One Struggle, CURYJ, East Bay Chevs, Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, Black Organizing Project, Onyx, and our neighborhood partners! #eastsideartsalliance https://www.facebook.com/CURYJ
Posted: Wed Feb 25, 2015 12:53PM