Overheard with Evan Smith
This series features in-depth interviews with today's most fascinating public figures. Meet politicians, authors, artists, actors, journalists, business people - anyone who's at the center of things. Join Evan for smart interviews with the country's most interesting people, always with an eye toward the news and always with a sense of humor.
Overheard with Evan Smith Previous Broadcasts
Chely Wright- Musician and Activist (Episode #113)
KQED Life: Sun, Jun 26, 2011 -- 7:00 PM
Chely Wright began writing songs as a teenager in Kansas - the start of a career that has brought hit songs and numerous awards, including the Academy of Country Music Award for Best New Female Vocalist in 1995. In 2010, she launched a parallel career as an author and activist, publishing a memoir titled Like Me and coming out as the first openly gay country music star.
- KQED Life: Mon, Jun 27, 2011 -- 1:00 AM