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KQED Public Radio: Wednesday, January 28, 2015

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Obama Opens Atlantic Coast to Oil Drilling The Obama administration announced on Tuesday that it will allow oil companies to drill off the southeastern Atlantic Coast. The move will also restrict access along parts of Alaska's coast.
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    City Arts & Lectures Miranda July Filmmaker, artist, and author Miranda July, is known for her offbeat and independent short films and performance art. Her videos, performances, and web-based projects have been presented at the Museum of Modern Art, the Guggenheim Museum, and in two Whitney Biennials. In 2005, July starred in and directed her first feature-length film, "Me and You and Everyone We Know," and in 2001, she wrote and starred in "The Future." July's fiction has appeared in The Paris Review, Harper's, and The New Yorker. She published her first collection of stories, "No One Belongs Here More Than You" in 2007. "The First Bad Man" is her debut novel. Miranda July appeared in conversation with Adam Savage Jan. 20.
  • 3:00 am
  • 5:00 am
    Morning Edition
    The California Report 5:50am, 6:50am & 8:50am

    KQED News 6am, 6:30am, 7am, 7:30am, 8am, 8:30am, 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 4:30pm


    Perspectives 6:06am, 7:35am & 11:30pm

  • MORNING
  • 9:00 am
    Forum What Does Greece's New Left-Wing Government Mean for Europe's Economy? Voters in Greece ushered in a left-wing government this weekend that promised to release the country from austerity measures imposed as part of its $270 billion bailout from the European Union. Some experts worry that the election results could spell a Greek exit from the eurozone, which economists warn would be disastrous for Greece, Europe and the global economy. We look at the politics and economy of Greece and the future of the eurozone.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Former Genentech Exec Brings Collection of Rare African Art to the de Young Neuroscientist Richard Scheller, who recently retired as head of research at Genentech, is a man of many passions. One of them is sub-Saharan African art, and his 120-piece collection will be on exhibit in San Francisco's de Young Museum starting this Saturday. Scheller joins us to talk about his interest in African art, how the de Young exhibit came about and life after Genentech.
  • 10:30 am
    Forum Armistead Maupin's 'Tales of the City' Goes to Burning Man in Series Finale It has been nearly four decades since the first installment of "Tales of the City" appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle. The newspaper serial spawned a series of novels, a miniseries and a stage musical. Author Armistead Maupin has now published what he says is the final book in the series. In "The Days of Anna Madrigal," Maupin's heroine, now 92, takes a road trip to reconnect with her roots while her friends head to Burning Man. Maupin joins us to talk about his own journey with Anna and other the "Tales of the City" characters.
  • 11:00 am
    Here & Now Zillow's CEO on 'Zillow Talk' To buy or to rent? To renovate the kitchen or leave it as is? Is the worst house in the best neighborhood a better investment than the best house in the worst neighborhood? These are all questions tackled in the new book "Zillow Talk," from the CEO and chief economist of the real estate website that has changed the industry.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    The Takeaway Obama Opens Atlantic Coast to Oil Drilling The show takes a closer look at why the Obama administration is interested in opening up coastal waters off Virginia and Georgia for oil drilling, while simultaneously imposing tougher restrictions on drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Guests include Paul Bledsoe, an Interior Department official during the Clinton administration.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Neurologist Frances Jensen on 'The Teenage Brain' The show talks with neurologist Frances Jensen about how teenagers are more prone to risky behavior and addiction because their brains are still developing. She says substances like alcohol and drugs can be more toxic, and the affects more permanent on the teen brain. Jensen's new book is "The Teenage Brain."
  • 2:00 pm
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace 'Boom, Bust, Exodus' in Middle America Host Kai Ryssdal talks with Chad Broughton, author of "Boom, Bust, Exodus," about what happens when a massive factory leaves one small Middle American town to set up production in Mexico.
  • 4:30 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm


  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Marketplace 'Boom, Bust, Exodus' in Middle America Host Kai Ryssdal talks with Chad Broughton, author of "Boom, Bust, Exodus," about what happens when a massive factory leaves one small Middle American town to set up production in Mexico.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Neurologist Frances Jensen on 'The Teenage Brain' The show talks with neurologist Frances Jensen about how teenagers are more prone to risky behavior and addiction because their brains are still developing. She says substances like alcohol and drugs can be more toxic, and the affects more permanent on the teen brain. Jensen's new book is "The Teenage Brain."
  • 8:00 pm
    Radio Specials State of the Re:Union Travelogue: Vol. One -- The show presents a special collection of stories from the road. Host Al Letson and the producers reflect on the show and play some of their favorite stories mixed with unheard interviews. The program also hears a story about a road trip that completely shifted Al's life.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm
  • 12:00 am
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