RadioACTive: September 4, 2019

  • September 4, 2019
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Global Climate Strike and People's Energy Summit, Poetry Happens + Utah Book Festival, Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment on 'barefoot economics' of the Utah Inland Port, Punk Rock Farm to Taco Truck update, standup comic Rhea Butcher

Tonight’s lineup:

Amy Dominguez of Unidad Inmigrante reported back on the SLC School District Board of Education and what turned out to be its unanimous vote in support of a resolution for the protection of children and a safe school resolution last night.

#ActionoftheWeek with Action Utah’s Andrea Himoff.

#PoetryHappens + #BookFest, featuring Trish Hopkinson of Rock Canyon Poets and Willy Palomo, newly appointed director of the annual Utah Humanities Book Festival.

  • For a list of all the literary arts events and calls for submission mentioned by Hopkinson, click here.
  • For a printable calendar of events for the book festival, click here. There are dozens of literary events, from author readings to Literary Death Match, across Utah through October 31.

People's Energy Summit update, featuring:

Eric P. Nelson, KRCL’s Volunteer Coordinator and lover of all things standup comedy (he is former host of KRCL’s legendary Knock Knock Comedy Hour), spoke with comedian Rhea Butcher ahead of their one-night-stand at Wiseguys Comedy Club on Thursday. They talked baseball, a little bit of baseball, some comedy, Rhea's goals as a comedian, and their first time getting up on stage.

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Views, thoughts or opinions shared by guests are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, 90.9fm KRCL. Tonight's RadioACTive team included:

  • Exec. Producer/Host: Lara Jones
  • Assoc. Producer/Host: Natalie Benoy
  • Volunteer: Bryan Lanning