06/30/2004 – Whether you're spending the summer on the beach or in the mountains, don't forget to pack a good book. Our friends from Sam Weller's Zion Bookstore, The King's English and Ken Sanders Rare Books spoke with RadioWest's Doug Fabrizio about what they suggest for summer reading.
July 1, 2004 – Doug talks with artist Anna Campbell Bliss, whose work is influenced by water, modern dance, Euclidean geometry, Josef Albers' color theory, Islamic calligraphy, Navajo rugs, DNA and more. Her exhibit, "Intersections: The Art of Anna Campbell Bliss," is currently featured at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts.
Salt Lake City, UT – John Schaefer is the Director of the Children's Media Workshop and is an artist and educator in Salt Lake City. Schaefer focuses on looking behind commercials, movies and photography to the aims of the media we are exposed to.
Salt Lake City, UT – Chip Ward, a longtime environmental activist and successful grassroots organizer in the field, focuses on a refreshingly optimistic future for the earth in his new book, "Hope's Horizon: Three Visions for Healing the American Land"
Salt Lake City, UT – Gifford Pinchot believes in socially responsible business. In other words, one can run a successful enterprise with sustainable values. James Soares, Manager for Squatters here in SLC, describes how he has applied that philosophy in his work. Pinchot, co-founder of the Bainbridge Graduate Institute (www.bgiedu.org) which provides MBAs with corporate and social responsibility, is speaking in Salt Lake the evening of June 7th at Squatters Brewery, 147 West 300 South. The six to nine p.m. event is free.
Salt Lake City, UT – "Every Day Ethics" with Thomas Burr, Reporter from the Salt Lake Tribune and others discussing "Guzzlegate" - politicians and CEO's double dipping on filling up their SUVs --are we any better than these guys?
Salt Lake City, UT – Robert Reich served as secretary of labor under President Bill Clinton. He is University Professor at Brandeis and most recently the author of "Reason: Why Liberals will Win The Battle for America" - his ninth book.
Salt Lake City, UT – Stephen D. Unwin author of "The Probability of God : A Simple Calculation That Proves the Ultimate Truth" discusses his book and the idea you can calculate the odds God exists. Also, a new Soundscape from Jeff Rice.
Salt Lake City, UT – "Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition" is opening in Salt Lake City on May 29th. Mark Lach, exhibit designer, tells the stories of the real objects salvaged from the depth of the ocean and the real stories behind them. The exhibit is presented by the Utah Museum of Natural History at it's downtown annex in the ZCMI Center on 36 S. State Street.