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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
4:47 pm
Thu September 2, 2004

Friday, September 3: Paying for College

Friday, September 3, 2004 – Dan Bammes and John Bird of the Albion Financial Group talk about what's driving up the cost of higher education and strategies for paying it. Part of RadioWest's "Your Personal Economy" series.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
11:30 am
Wed September 1, 2004

Thursday, September 2: Republican National Convention

Thursday, September 2, 2004 – Utah delegates to the Republican National Convention join Doug to discuss the party and President Bush's reelection campaign.

RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
9:59 am
Wed September 1, 2004

Wednesday, September 1: Poet Gary Gildner

Wednesday, September 1, 2004 – Poet Gary Gildner talks to Doug about the craft of writing and the lessons learned from his Polish grandfather about life and books.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
8:07 am
Tue August 31, 2004

Tuesday, August 31: Speaking of Faith

Tuesday, August 31, 2004 – Doug talks to Krista Tippett, host of public radio's "Speaking of Faith." The program is a national conversation about belief, meaning, ethics and ideas. This Sunday at 11:00 a.m., KUER will begin airing this weekly program.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:49 pm
Mon August 30, 2004

Monday, August 30: The Anxiety over Culture and Identity

Monday, August 30, 2004 – Vincent Cheng joins Doug for a discussion of what it means to be "ethnic." The conversation explores ideas of community, international adoptions, and our own sense of who we are.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
11:59 am
Tue August 17, 2004

Thursday, August 19: Is America Divided?

Thursday, August 19, 2004 – BYU political scientist Jeremy Pope discusses his new book "Culture War? The Myth of a Polarized America."

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
11:17 am
Tue August 17, 2004

Friday, August 20: University of Utah President Michael Young

Friday, August 20, 2004 – University of Utah President Michael Young talks to Doug Fabrizio about his new position. (Repeat)

To find more information or to listen to audio of this program, please link to the original broadcast, May 28, 2004 here.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
10:45 am
Tue August 17, 2004

Wednesday, August 18: Frontline Producer Greg Barker

Wednesday, August 18, 2004 – BBC and Frontline producer Greg Barker joins Doug to talk about the role of documentary film making. Barker's works include "Ghosts of Rwanda" and "Campaign Against Terror."

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:46 pm
Mon August 16, 2004

Tuesday, August 17: Six Wives of Henry VIII

Tuesday, August 17, 2004 – "Six Wives" is the true story of Henry VIII's six marriages and the King's determination to find true happiness. David Starkey discusses his new book. (Repeat)

To find more information or to listen to audio of this program, please link to the original broadcast, June 3, 2004 here.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
10:02 am
Fri August 13, 2004

Monday, August 16: The Naked Olympics

Monday, August 16, 2004 – The Olympic Games in Athens are underway. Doug takes a close look at the history of the competition with Tony Perrottet, author of "The Naked Olympics: The True Story of the Ancient Games."

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:34 pm
Thu August 12, 2004

Thursday, August 12: Richard Thompson / Outdoor Retailers

Thursday, August 12, 2004 – Doug talks with musician Richard Thompson about his work. Then, representatives from the Outdoor Industry Association and Salt Lake's Downtown Alliance discuss the Outdoor Retailers' decision to stay in Utah and what it means for the state.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
7:42 am
Thu August 12, 2004

Friday, August 13: Author Robert Reich

Friday, August 13, 2004 – 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. (Repeat)

To find more information or to listen to audio of this program, please link to the original broadcast, June 1, 2004 here.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
11:04 am
Tue August 10, 2004

Wednesday, August 11: Why the Greeks Matter

Wednesday, August 11, 2004 – Author Thomas Cahill talks with Doug about the impact of the ancient Greeks on Western civilization.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
10:19 am
Mon August 9, 2004

Tuesday, August 10: God's Brothel

Tuesday, August 10, 2004 – Award-winning journalist Andrea Moore-Emmett's new book tells the story of 18 former polygamist wives. Doug talks to the author of "God's Brothel" about these women and the fundamentalist sects they left behind.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
7:11 am
Fri August 6, 2004

Monday, August 9: The Dark Sides of Virtue

Monday, August 9, 2004 – Doug is joined by Harvard Law School Professor David Kennedy. Kennedy's new book "The Dark Sides of Virtue: Reassessing International Humanitarianism" examines what happens when good intentions go wrong.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:41 pm
Thu August 5, 2004

Friday, August 6: Watergate (Repeat)

Friday, August 6, 2004 – August 8 marks the 30th anniversary of Richard Nixon's resignation from office. Doug and his guests discuss the effects of the Watergate scandal on the American political system and on the public's view of government. (Repeat)

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
8:35 am
Wed August 4, 2004

Wednesday, August 4: NEA Chairman Dana Gioia

Wednesday, August 4, 2004 – Doug talks to the Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, Dana Gioia, about the role of art in American culture.

RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
7:32 am
Wed August 4, 2004

Thursday, August 5: Saints and Soldiers

Thursday, August 5, 2004 – Film critic Sean Means and creators of "Saints and Soldiers" join Doug to discuss the film and its role in Utah cinema.

RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:24 pm
Fri July 30, 2004

Friday, July 30: Titanic Artifact Exhibit

Friday, July 30, 2004 – "Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition" is in Salt Lake City. 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 through January 8th, 2005. (Repeat)

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:16 pm
Fri July 30, 2004

Monday, August 2: The God of Old

Monday, August 2, 2004 – James Kugel joins Doug by phone from Harvard to discuss his book "The God of Old." The work explores the historical perception of God ... one very different from the God of the modern world.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:16 pm
Fri July 30, 2004

Tuesday, August 3: Religion in American Politics

Tuesday, August 3, 2004 – How important is religion in the American political spectrum? Does "the Right" really own religion? Doug talks with author and journalist Anna Quindlen. (Repeat)

To find more information or to listen to audio of this program, please link to the original broadcast, May 5, 2004 here.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
1:34 pm
Wed July 28, 2004

Thursday, July 29: Utah and the Democratic National Convention

Thursday, July 29, 2004 – Doug speaks to Mayor Anderson about his "Freedom Campaign" and to other Utah delegates to the Democratic Convention in Boston.

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Sam Weller's Zion Bookstore

Or buy on-line at Amazon.com. A portion of your purchase benefits KUER.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
8:42 am
Tue July 27, 2004

Wednesday, July 28: Radiation Exposure Compensation Hearing

Wednesday, July 28, 2004 – Congressman Jim Matheson and radiation victim Mary Dickson join Doug to discuss the Radiation Exposure Compensation Act and its proposed expansion.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
8:45 am
Mon July 26, 2004

Tuesday, July 27: History of the Gay Community in Utah

Tuesday, July 27, 2004 – Doug talks with local historians and activists on the history of the gay community in Utah.

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Sam Weller's Zion Bookstore

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
10:11 am
Thu July 22, 2004

Monday, July 26: Producer Ted Hope

Monday, July 26, 2004 – Producer Ted Hope talks with Doug about his prolific work. "The Door in the Floor" is his most recent film and an adaptation from John Irving's "A Widow for One Year."

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KUER Local News
9:15 am
Thu July 22, 2004

Juarez: City on the Edge

July 19, 2004 – From above, it looks like a city in a valley between two dry mountain ranges, a city all alone in the desert. But if you look closely, you can see where a river runs along the bottom of the valley, cutting the city in half.

On the northern side is El Paso, Texas, and to the south it's Ciudad Juarez, in the Chihuahua state of Mexico. Two cities, two countries, and with a combined population of 2.5 million people, it's the largest border community on the planet.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:12 pm
Wed July 21, 2004

Thursday, July 22: What Became of the Corps?

Thursday, July 22, 2004 – Doug talks with Larry Morris about his recently published book "The Fate of the Corps: What Became of the Lewis and Clark Explorers After the Expedition."

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
9:59 am
Wed July 21, 2004

Friday, July 23: Painter Doug Snow

Friday, July 23, 2004 – Utah painter Doug Snow talks from his home in Torrey about his work "Capitol Reef: The Inner Landscape." (Repeat)

To listen to audio of this program, please link to the original broadcast, May 19, 2004 here.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
12:09 pm
Tue July 20, 2004

Wednesday, July 21: Author Charles Bowden

Wednesday, July 21, 2004 – Charles Bowden is a hard hitting journalist and author who writes fearlessly and passionately about the American south-west. He takes on difficult topics ... killers, drug traffickers, the destruction of nature and the predicament of modern civilization. Bowden joins Doug for a conversation about his writing and his work.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:21 pm
Mon July 19, 2004

Tuesday, July 20: Water Ownership & Commercialization

Tuesday, July 20, 2004 – Alan Snitow and Deborah Kaufman's new documentary "Thirst" looks at the commercialization of our precious natural resource, water. Doug talks with the filmmakers, along with Utah Division of Water Resources Larry Anderson and Joseph Sax, Professor of Environmental Regulation Emeritus at UC Berkeley.

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