As of Wednesday, April 6, WPRB News broadcasts news briefs on current events and culture. Tune into
WPRB 103.3 fm on Wednesdays and Fridays at 4:00pm and 9:00pm for these short segments during regularly scheduled programming. Hope you like it!
Here are the briefs we aired on May 4th:
Arts Announcement: Our resident Arts and Culture connoisseur Peter Giovine takes a look at what’s going on this week over at the Lewis Center for the Arts and
at the Senior Thesis Arts Shows. Click here to listen
News Update: A quick profile of Osama Bin Laden and his portrayal in Western media. Click here to listen
Meanwhile, check out briefs we’ve aired in the past:
News Update: Libya and the Just War Theory (click here to listen)
News Update: “Asians in the Library” on Youtube and Free Speech (click here to listen)
Arts Announcement: Senior Poetry Reading and Upcoming Events (click here to listen)
This week, we connect with WPRB News’ artsy side. Peter Giovine put together an in-depth review of Molly Silberberg’s thesis production of The Skriker (courtesy of the Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton University) by the British playwright Caryl Churchill, complete with feature interviews of the actresses and director. Listen here.
This week’s episode featured explorations into all kinds of literature, ranging from an unpublished manuscript by JD Salinger to a celebration of Irish prose. If you didn’t catch us on the air (Mondays at 6:00pm), or you’d like to have another listen:
Click here for Flora Thomson-Deveaux’s piece on JD Salinger’s never-published short story.
Click here for Peter Giovine’s coverage of The Cracked Looking-Glass and exploration of the art of story-telling.