It's National Poetry Month! Tune in this week at 6 p.m. to hear Utah poets during the RadioActive Report.
Monday, April 24: Native American perspectives on inclusion, representation and allyship. Guests: James Singer, Samantha Eldredge, Anthony Guzman of the Urban Indian Center of Salt Lake and Franci Taylor of the American Indian Resource Center at the University of Utah. Tonight's poet: Lance Larsen, outgoing-Utah Poet Laureate. Hosts: Lara Jones and The Radical Middle’s Dr. David Derezotes.
Tuesday, April 25: Utah People's Climate March:Millennials and climate justice. Guests: Melsihnah Folau on climate migrants, Casssandra Begay on respect for sacred lands and Indigenous leadership, and Laura Lov on climate change and health. Hosts: Lara Jones and Noor Ul-Hasan.
Wednesday, April 26: Utah People's Climate March: Fossil fuels and the push for divestment. Guests: PANDOS' Elijah Amodt, Mishka Burani and Colin Green on the student resolution on climate, and the Sierra Club's Lindsay Beebe on fossil fuels, public lands, and renewable solutions. Hosts: Lara Jones and Nick Burns.
Thursday, April 27: Life on the autism spectrum with Elliot Francis – who created an autism handbook to help his wife, Tekla, understand him. She’ll be on the show, too, as well as three graduates and peer mentors from NeuroVersity. Plus, Gabriel Estrada, who’s journey from drug dealer to father and future inspiration is chronicled by Stephen Dark in the latest edition of City Weekly. Hosts: Lara Jones and Billy Palmer.