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KQED Public Radio: Sunday, April 7, 2013

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Sunday, April 7, 2013
  • 12:00 am
  • 1:00 am
    Studio 360 Tom Hanks The program talks with Tom Hanks, who loves to cut dialogue from his scripts -- he'd be a silent movie star if he could. The program also speaks with Raul and Mexia, sons of a legendary norteno musician, who have come out of the shadow of their father's accordion. And a legal reporter explains why the copyright law needs a digital overhaul.
  • 2:00 am
    To the Best of Our Knowledge Copies Is history "a gallery of pictures in which there are few originals and many copies," as Alexis de Tocqueville once put it? The program speaks with authors about replication, mimicry and copying throughout history and into today.
  • 3:00 am
    To the Best of Our Knowledge Brainstorm The program explores the frontiers of brain science, from the neurobiology of emotions to recent discoveries about autism. Also, the program shares the story of one marriage saved by a diagnosis of Asperger Syndrome.
  • 4:00 am
  • 5:00 am
  • MORNING
  • 7:00 am
    Weekend Edition
    Perspectives7:36am & 8:36am

  • 10:00 am
  • 11:00 am
    A Prairie Home Companion While the Gettin' Is Good The program broadcasts live from The Town Hall on West 43rd Street in New York City, with special guests New Orleans soul prince Aaron Neville and singing siblings The DiGiallonardo Sisters. Also, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors, Tim Russell, Sue Scott and Fred Newman, The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band, and the latest news from Lake Wobegon.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 1:00 pm
    City Arts & Lectures Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Sheryl Sandberg is chief operating officer at Facebook. She oversees the firm's business operations including sales, marketing, business development, legal, human resources, public policy and communications. Prior to Facebook, Sandberg was vice president of Global Online Sales and Operations at Google, where she built and managed online sales for advertising and publishing and operations for consumer products worldwide. She was also instrumental in launching Google.org, Google's philanthropic arm. Sheryl previously served as chief of staff for the U.S. Treasury Department under President Bill Clinton and began her career as an economist with the World Bank. She serves on the boards of Facebook, The Walt Disney Company, Women for Women International, V-Day, ONE and chairs the board of Lean In. Her new book is Lean In: Woman, Work, and the Will to Lead. She appeared in conversation with Condoleezza Rice, former U.S. secretary of state and faculty member at the Stanford University, on April 1, 2013.
  • 2:00 pm
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
  • 5:00 pm
  • EVENING
  • 6:00 pm
    Latino USA Immigrants and Solitary Confinement The program looks into immigrants in solitary confinement. Is it necessary, and how is it being handled? Also, a group of fourth graders travel from California to Washington, D.C. to demand that their classmate, Rodrigo Guzman, be allowed back into the United States. And the Associated Press announced it will stop using the term "illegal immigrant" -- is this news or is it noise?
  • 6:30 pm
    Cambridge Forum Censoring Children Pt. 1 MIT's Noam Chomsky and Barbara Lubin of the Middle East Children's Alliance discuss "A Childs View of Gaza," the book of Palestinian children's artwork slated for exhibition at the Oakland Museum of Children's Art. The exhibition was cancelled at the last minute without explanation. Have children become pawns in a larger conflict? How has this come about? What does it say about the possibilities for peaceful resolution of the Israeli/Palestinian impasse?
  • 7:00 pm
    To the Best of Our Knowledge Copies Is history "a gallery of pictures in which there are few originals and many copies," as Alexis de Tocqueville once put it? The program speaks with authors about replication, mimicry and copying throughout history and into today.
  • 8:00 pm
    To the Best of Our Knowledge Brainstorm The program explores the frontiers of brain science, from the neurobiology of emotions to recent discoveries about autism. Also, the program shares the story of one marriage saved by a diagnosis of Asperger Syndrome.
  • 9:00 pm
    Marketplace Money Life on the Job The program shares tips for a killer interview, how to land your dream job, the psychology of the office kitchen, and what missing food and dirty dishes say about workers and management.
  • 10:00 pm
    TED Radio Hour Peering into Space Gazing up at the night sky is simultaneously humbling and utterly thrilling. The program hears from TED speakers who share an infectious sense of wonder and curiosity about our place in the universe, and what lies beyond our skies.
  • 11:00 pm
    On the Media A weekly, one-hour program devoted to media criticism and analysis.
  • 12:00 am
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