Perspectives airs on KQED Public Radio every weekday morning at 6:43am and 8:43am, and weekends at 6:37am and 8:37am.

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Jeff Hawley: My Piano and Me

Hannah Shin: Accented Identity

Luke Kowalski: An Accidental Teacher

Ellen Greenblatt: What Happens at Point Reyes Stays at Point Reyes

Tyler Huff: Having Heart

Harris Bostic II: To Be Black in San Francisco

Enya Pan: Love as Thick as Porridge

Jacky Law: Finding Belonging and Safety in Shelter Housing

Ashley Knowlton: Generational Ritual