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KQED Public Radio: Thursday, November 22, 2012

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Thursday, November 22, 2012
  • 12:00 am
    All Things Considered Eastern Congo Conflict In eastern Congo, the city of Goma has been captured by rebel forces. But on the streets, life appears normal, and people are not particularly fearful. Many say that the rebels have humiliated their national army and U.N. peacekeepers. Even some wounded government soldiers in the military hospital seem in a conciliatory mood.
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    Radio Specials The Legacy and Lessons of Lewis and Clark Tune in for stories about the Corps of Discovery and the endurance of Native Tribes who helped them.
  • 3:00 am
    Morning Edition Musical Banquet Operas are full of banquets. Handel wrote one called Alexander's Feast. La Boheme even includes turkey on the menu when a group of Bohemian students hold THEIR feast. Miles Hoffman brings a musical banquet for Thanksgiving.
  • 5:00 am
    Morning Edition
    The California Report 5:50am, 6:50am & 8:50am

    KQED News 6am, 6:30am, 7am, 7:30am, 8am, 8:30am, 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 4:30pm


    Perspectives 6:06am, 7:35am & 11:30pm

  • MORNING
  • 9:00 am
    Forum From the Archives: Salman Rushdie As part of our special Thanksgiving programming, we revisit our interview with Salman Rushdie following the release of his new memoir "Joseph Anton." The Booker Prize-winning author recounts the nine years he lived under the Ayatollah Khomeini's fatwah, which was imposed in response to Rushdie's 1988 novel "The Satanic Verses."
  • 9:30 am
    Forum From the Archives: Michael Chabon Michael Chabon, Berkeley-based author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning "The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay" joins us in the studio. Set in the East Bay, Chabon's new novel, "Telegraph Avenue," deals with issues of race relations and gentrification, and explores the worlds of midwifery and vintage vinyl. We replay a portion of our interview with Chabon as part of our special Thanksgiving programming.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum From the Archives: Ang Lee Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ang Lee's 20-year career includes a diverse range of films including "The Ice Storm," "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Brokeback Mountain." We spoke with Ang Lee about adapting novels to films, his past works and his latest film, "The Life of Pi."
  • 10:30 am
    Forum From the Archives: Louise Erdrich On this special Thanksgiving episode of Forum, we revisit our interview with Louse Erdrich, the author of 13 novels and a number of volumes of poetry, short stories and children's books. She joins us to discuss her most recent book, "The Round House," which won the National Book Award for fiction.
  • 11:00 am
    Science Friday Call a Veteran Every year on the Friday after Thanksgiving, StoryCorps encourages everyone to call a friend, and just listen. This year, they hope you'll call a veteran. Neal Conan previews The National Day of Listening.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Science Friday Maps, Power and Politics When ancient Babylonians pressed a map into a clay tablet, it was easy to see their view of the world -- with Babylon just north of center. Politics always play into cartography, but how does that change with digital mapping and pictures of the earth from space.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Michael Feinstein Well before singer and pianist Michael Feinstein became known for performing American Popular Song, he worked with one of his heroes, Ira Gershwin, as his archivist. On the Thanksgiving Day edition of Fresh Air, Michael Feinstein talks about his new book, "The Gershwins and Me," and plays some rare Gershwin recordings.
  • 2:00 pm
    World Restoring Photos Damaged by Disaster People who endured Superstorm Sandy are still assessing the damage. So are survivors of the Japanese tsunami. One loss they share? Family snapshots.
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
    Marketplace Drought's Impact on Small Eateries If you're planning to have Thanksgiving dinner at your local bistro, you better bring a little more cash. This summer's drought has pushed up commodities prices, and it's killing smaller eateries.
  • 4:30 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm & 6pm


  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    Marketplace Drought's Impact on Small Eateries If you're planning to have Thanksgiving dinner at your local bistro, you better bring a little more cash. This summer's drought has pushed up commodities prices, and it's killing smaller eateries.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Michael Feinstein Well before singer and pianist Michael Feinstein became known for performing American Popular Song, he worked with one of his heroes, Ira Gershwin, as his archivist. On the Thanksgiving Day edition of Fresh Air, Michael Feinstein talks about his new book, "The Gershwins and Me," and plays some rare Gershwin recordings.
  • 8:00 pm
    Radio Specials We Shall Remain from Native Public Media U.S. History from the Native-American Perspective -- The one-hour special from the We Shall Remain Radio Project complements the five-part television special from PBS's American Experience (2009), exploring the Native-American perspective on pivotal moments in U.S. history.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm
  • 12:00 am
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