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Catalyst: Politics and Culture

Feb 1, 2019 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Public Affairs

With Lydia

FRIDAYS, 1PM. Local writer Lydia Howell explores local culture, art, and activism with interviews and special features. She won the PREMACK AWARD FOR PUBLIC INTEREST JOURNALISM for her investigative reporting on homelessness in (the now defunct) PULSE NewspaperLydia is a long time denizen of KFAI who also writes for various communicty newspapers and online publications.

CONTACT: 612-354-3762 lydiahowell@comcast.net


"The Devout" Medusa play/ VENEZUELA: Targeted for U.S. Election Interference

1pm CST:Explore TRANSATLANTIC LOVE AFFAIR Theatre's "The Devout" re-imagining the Medusa myth for #MeToo era with the play's director & one of the diverse all-female cast of actors at ILLUSION THEATRE. 1:30pm CST: VENEZUELA: hear from members of the ANTI-WAR COMMITTEE (Minneapolis) and chapter 27 of VETERANS FOR PEACE on the latest in a long history of U.S. Election Interfernce in a Latin American country.

1:00 PM
Angélique Kidjo - The Great Curve
Angélique Kidjo The Great Curve
Remain in Light Kravenworks 2018
1:00 PM
Interview: Isobel Nelson, director of "The Devout" & Nativa Lewis, actor with TRANSATLANTIC LOVE AFFAIR Theatre

Discussion of new play "The Devout". a #MeToo era re-imagining of the Greek myth of Medusa (the "monster woman" with snakes for hair, who turns men to stone if they look at her).

1:30 PM
Interview: Meridith Abby, Wyatt and Cullum of ANTIWAR COMMITTEE (Minneapolis) & Dave Logsden of chapter 27 VETERANS FOR PEACE

VENEZUELA is the latest Latin American country targeted for "regime change" through U.S. election interference---a policy that has a long history. Donald Trump--with his national security advisor John Bolton---are talking about sending 5,000 U.S. troops to Venezuela to overthrow the current President Maduero and install Juan Guiado---who never even ran for office.