International Women's Day 2016

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a 24 hour celebration of women through music, cultural and public affairs programming

International Women's Day is celebrated on March 8 every year.

At KBOO, we like to celebrate the achievements of women, as well as push for more parity, more recognition, and more equality for women and women identified folks in our community and in our world.

If you are interested in participating in International Womens Day please contact Ani Haines at volunteer@kboo.org

Here are highlights of the schedule for the day:
 

The Union of Time Thieves presents: Teeth For Eyes, vol. 2 03/08/2016 - 12:00am - 2:00am
Shocks of Sheba 03/08/2016 - 2:00am - 5:30am
International Women's Day Special Focus 03/08/2016 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor – Black Lives Matter 03/08/2016 - 9:00am - 10:00am
Supporting Sex Workers 03/08/2016 - 10:15am - 11:00am
OHS + Julia Cho 03/08/2016 - 11:00am - 11:30am
Art Focus w/ guest Host Zoe Piliafas: Black United Fund Mural Celebrates Black Women 03/08/2016 - 11:30am - 12:00pm
Building Peace Through Music 03/08/2016 - 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Live Music with The Portland Lesbian Choir and the Wainwright Sisters 03/08/2016 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Decolonizing Women's History and Creating Alternative Platforms for Feminist Analysis 03/08/2016 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
The Noontime Jamboree presents: I Want To Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart 03/08/2016 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Songs of Resistance and Resilient Women 03/08/2016 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm
The Soundbox Presents: Yeah Girl! 03/08/2016 - 8:30pm - 10:00pm    
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Kush celebrates International Women's Day 03/08/2016 - 10:00pm - 03/09/2016 - 12:00am

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Soundbox Presents: Yeah Girl!

Airs at: Tue, 03/08/2016 at 8:30pm - 10:00pm
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With your host Deena B.   This year we found some dope Portland ladies who hold it down around town on the regular- they'll play cuts, and Blossom will hit us with some melodies. You can stream this program on www.kboo.fm/ or tune on at 90.7fm ****** II TRILL - Holds down ... Read more

Songs of Resistance and Resilient Women

Airs at: Tue, 03/08/2016 at 7:30pm - 8:30pm
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DJ Balisong, aka Pamela Santos, is bringing you a mix of female and nonbinary artists of color across genres who prove that art is a conduit for protest and action. Featuring artists like Lorine Chia, Toshi Reagon, Jessica Care Moore who use music and poetry to talk about B... Read more

The Noontime Jamboree presents: I Want To Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart

Airs at: Tue, 03/08/2016 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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I Wanna Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart — Women Singing Songs Of The West. Presented by Retta Christie, co-host of KBOO's "The Noontime Jamboree," Mondays 12-2 pm. Read more

Decolonizing Women's History and Creating Alternative Platforms for Feminist Analysis

Airs at: Tue, 03/08/2016 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
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We hear two features from Feminist Current. First we hear Decolonizing Women's History - An Interview with Max Dashu - Does Women's history matter? Max Dashu has dedicated her life's work to recovering the truth about women's and Indigenous histories, truths that have been... Read more

Live Music with The Portland Lesbian Choir and the Wainwright Sisters

Airs at: Tue, 03/08/2016 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Join Jessy and Kate for an incredible in-studio performance by the Portland Lesbian Choir and The Wainwright Sisters! Read more

Building Peace Through Music

Airs at: Tue, 03/08/2016 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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Join host Gloria Keeth for an inspiring mix of music performed by women. Gloria will interview Women of the World, who say, "By connecting with our diverse community, we are building a movement. We, as Women of the World, believe in the power of music. We believe in our bon... Read more

Supporting Sex Workers

Airs at: Tue, 03/08/2016 at 10:15am - 11:00am
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How can sex workers be supported in our communities?  Would legalization help?  What's happening in Portland to support sex workers? Host Ani Raven Haines speaks with Camille Avian, co-representative for Portland Sex Workers Outreach Project, member of the International Soc... Read more

International Women's Day Special Focus

Airs at: Tue, 03/08/2016 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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The Union of Time Thieves presents: Teeth For Eyes, vol. 2

Airs at: Tue, 03/08/2016 at 12:00am - 2:00am
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What lives for ever and never dies, has knife for tongue and teeth for eyes? This second edition of a special International Women's Day program, in fact! We'll be starting a day of music and public affairs produced, made, and engineered by female-identified volunteers. The... Read more