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KPFA (Radio station : Berkeley, Calif.)

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Works: 761 works in 835 publications in 2 languages and 2,549 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary television programs  Historical television programs  Interviews  Radio interviews  Radio speeches  Periodicals  Documentary radio programs  Interviews (Sound recordings)  Radio programs 
Roles: Originator, Performer
Classifications: PN1991.3.B4, 384.54
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Publications about KPFA (Radio station : Berkeley, Calif.)
Publications by KPFA (Radio station : Berkeley, Calif.)
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Online audio recordings. the car top rally, October 2, 1964 ( file )
14 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Coverage of the 1964 "car top" rally which launched the Free Speech Movement at the University of California, Berkeley. Part 1 includes the reading of ASUC petition by KPFA reporter Burton White regarding student political activity on campus; sounds of student political tables in Sproul Plaza, the arrest of Jack Weinberg; Mario Savio's first car top address; Charlie Powell (ASUC president), Hal Draper, and other speakers
Pacifica Radio sixty years, sixty voices collection ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Since 1949, Pacifica Radio (KPFA, 94.1 FM, Berkeley, CA) recorded speeches, interviews and coverage of current events and documenting the struggles for democracy in America
On the nature of revolution : the Marxist theory of social change : based on a series of broadcasts made over Station KPFA, Berkeley, California, February-April, 1959 by Herbert Aptheker( Book )
3 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
KPFA program folio by Calif.) KPFA (Radio station : Berkeley( serial )
in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Is freedom academic? KPFA--Pacifica Radio presents a documentary of the free speech movement at the University of California, Berkeley, fall 1964 ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The Homosexual in our society : transcript of a radio program in two parts ( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
In het eerste deel discussieerden een redacteur van de Mattachine Review, de moeder van een homozoon en een psychiater over `de problemen van de homosexueel'; in het tweede deel een psychiater, een psycholoog, een advocaat en een criminoloog over de houding van de maatschappij
Berkeley teach-in Vietnam by Louis Menashe( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1966 and 2003 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Presents speeches from a 1965 Berkeley teach-in with speakers opposed to American involvement in Vietnam. "Teach-ins" were developed as a form of politico-educational protest in response to a general need for organized dissent and opposition to a course of government policy abroad
Disarmament now! ( file )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Disarmament Now! Episode 1 of 4. Linus Pauling (February 28, 1901 - August 19, 1994) and Professor Henry Way Kendall (December 9, 1926 - February 15, 1999). Professor Kendall, MIT, describes the results of nuclear warfare, how the USSR is vulnerable to nuclear attack, how it would affect the ozone shield and therefore us. His opinion: nuclear warfare would be a genetic and ecological disaster, like the Black Death in the 13th Century. Also heard on this recording is Bernard Feld (December 21, 1919 - February 24, 1993), editor of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. Portions of this recording were taped during a special session on disarmament at the annual meeting of the American Association for Advancement of Science, which occurred in San Francisco in January 1980. Note on label: Starts low -- it's supposed to so don't freak out. Ends without credits and long music bit
A Voice for the American Indian ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
A program on Indian culture and history and the current struggles for political rights and power
The fire of female fury by Mary Daly( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Mary Daly, author of many books including "Gyn/Ecology," talks of myths, hags, amazons, woman torture
Pacifica Radio Sixty years, sixty voices collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Since 1949, Pacifica Radio (KPFA, 94.1 FM, Berkeley, CA) recorded speeches, interviews and coverage of current events and documenting the struggles for democracy in America
Online audio recordings. Huey Newton funeral, August 22, 1989 ( file )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Coverage of the funeral services for Black Panther Party leader Huey P. Newton held at the Allen Temple Baptist Church in Oakland California. Presents an eulogy by Rev. J. Alfred Smith, comments and tributes by others and the song "Precious Lord."
You can't keep a good woman down by Alice Walker( file )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Alice Walker reads her short story "Fame" from her book of short stories, "You Can't Keep a Good Woman Down," at the San Francisco Women's Building on May 23, 1981. Susanne Lee and Karla Tonella recorded the reading. Walker is the author of three books of poetry: "Once" (1968), "Revolutionary Petunias and other Poems" (1973), "Good night, Willie Lee, I'll see you in the morning" (1979). She also edited an anthology of the work of Black Renaissance writer Zora Neale Hurston entitled "I Love Myself When I'm Laughing: a Zora Neale Hurston reader."
International League of Women Composers String quartets (Episode 1 of 2) ( file )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
First of two episodes of a series called "Expressions", produced by the International League of Women Composers, highlighting string quartets by living American women composers. Track list: 1. Intro by Crane; 2. Ellen Taaffe Zwilich - String Quartet No. 1; 3. Continuity; 4. Gloria Coates, String Quartet No. 3 - 12:00; 5. Continuity; 6. Gloria Coates, String Quartet No. 4 - 12:00; 7. Continuity; 8. Ann Silsbee, Quest - 17:00; 9. Concluding commentary. Compiled by Doris Hays, with commentary by Joelle Wallach Crane. Produced by KPFA's Women's Department
Online audio recordings. Sproul Hall sit-in, December 2, 1964 ( file )
6 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
On November 22, the Free Speech Movement Executive Committee and Steering Committee both agreed to a sit-in at Sproul Hall to express their feelings of despair over the University administration's refusal to meet with them or to permit students full Constitutional rights on campus. On November 23 approx. three hundred students sat in for three hours in Sproul Hall after hot debate during the rally split the Free Speech Movement
Lesbian Express Lesbian mothers (Part 2 only) ( file )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Lesbian Express presents a program on lesbian mothers. Issues concerning child-rearing, child custody cases involving ex-husbands, and the lack of support for mothers in the lesbian community are explored. This is part 2, part 1 is missing. Contains sensitive language
Health and women in Grenada ( file )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Women in Grenada describe their lives since the revolution in that country in 1979. In this program, we hear about the women's cooperatives, the National Women's Organization, education, health care, sexism, and the role of women in the country. Includes Michelle Gibbs, an American woman living and working in Grenada; Phyllis Coard, president, National Women's Organization; and many unidentified -- Grenadian women. RECORDED: in Grenada, Nov. 1981. BROADCAST: KPFA, 13 Feb. 1982. This program was produced by Susan Supriano and Roxanne Merryfield and engineered by Karla Tonella. For Pacifica at KPFA in Berkeley, California
Online audio recordings. Eldridge Cleaver speech on "Blacks in America," UC Berkeley rally, October 3, 1968 ( file )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Eldridge Cleaver addresses a 1968 noon rally at the University of California Berkeley concerning his views on racism, the political and social conditions of African Americans and police brutality
Timpanist Elayne Jones ( file )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Charles Amirkhanian interviews timpanist Elayne Jones. She discusses her career, the problems of Blacks in American symphonies, and the influence of Black African music on Western European music. Includes excerpts of performances (Elayne Jones plays timpani on all of these selections). -- Tchaikovsky "1812 Overture"- Morton Gould, RCA Symphony Orch. -- Douglas Moore "Ballad of Baby Doe" (Overture and beginning of Act I) - Beverly Sills, Soprano. -- Reinhold Gliere "Red Poppy Ballet" (excerpt) - Siegfried Landau, Music for Westchester Symphony Orchestra -- Ravel "Bolero" - Morton Gould Orchestra -- Beethoven "Emporor Concerto" (final movement) - Stokowski, American Symphony Orchestra; Glenn Gould, piano. (From Folio) Elayne Jones is one of the most prominent percussionists in the United States orchestral music scene. She was chosen personally by Leopold Stokowski to work with his American Symphony Orchestra upon its founding. Jones is also one of the few Black orgestral musicians holding a first-chair position, and when recently she was fired by the San Francisco Symphony, allegedly for musical reasons, the Bay Area community (including many musicians and critics) were convinced that racism was at the base of the action
Studs Terkel the spoken century by Studs Terkel( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
The best of Studs Terkel. Studs interviews various people such as Tennessee Williams, Burr Tillstrom, Muhammad Ali, Mahalia Jackson, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and more
 
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KPFA radio station in Berkeley, California
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English (89)
German (1)
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