RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
4:58 pm
Fri April 1, 2005

Monday, April 4: To Kill a Mockingbird

Salt Lake City, UT – As KUER celebrates its 45th anniversary, we take a look at Harper Lee's 1960 novel "To Kill a Mockingbird." Doug is joined by scholar Claudia Durst Johnson, and by Mary Badham, who portrayed Scout in the 1962 movie.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
2:51 pm
Thu March 31, 2005

Friday, April 1: Terry Gross

Salt Lake City, UT – Doug talks to Terry Gross about her work on Fresh Air and about her newest book "All I Did Was Ask: Conversations with Writers, Actors, Musicians and Artists."

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KUER Local News
9:15 am
Wed March 30, 2005

Driver's Licenses for Illegal Immigrants

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KUER Local News
9:33 am
Tue March 29, 2005

Deep Cuts Proposed in Community Block Grant Funding Could Hit Utah Hard

Salt Lake City, UT – From parks to playgrounds to fire stations and food banks, cuts proposed by the Bush Administration in Community Development Block Grants and Community Services Block Grants will have real impacts on cities and social service agencies in Utah. KUER's Dan Bammes reports.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
4:20 pm
Mon March 28, 2005

Tuesday, March 29: Martha Beck's

Salt Lake City, UT – Martha Beck is the author of "Leaving the Saints: How I Lost the Mormons and Found My Faith." The daughter of Mormon intellectual Hugh Nibley, her controversial memoir chronicles her account of her life in the church, in the Nibley family, and her personal journey of recovery.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
4:20 pm
Mon March 28, 2005

Wednesday, March 30: Response to Martha Beck

Salt Lake City, UT – Yesterday on RadioWest, Doug spoke with Martha Beck, author of the controversial book "Leaving the Saints: How I Lost the Mormons and Found My Faith." Today we are joined by Beck's siblings Alex Nibley and Christina Nibley Mincek who will respond to their sister's allegations. We'll also take a look at memory, its reliability and authenticity.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
4:19 pm
Mon March 28, 2005

Thursday, March 31: Audio Club - Mei Mei, A Daughter's Song

Salt Lake City, UT – RadioWest continues its Audio Club with Dmae Roberts Peabody award-winning documentary "Mei Mei, A Daughter's Song." The 1990 piece has been called "a kind of aural poetry." It is the personal story of cross-cultural and cross-generational conflict as a mother and daughter travel to Taiwan together. Interviews, dramatizations, original music and sounds of Taiwan weave in and out to tell the story of Chu-Yin, who was sold to work as a bonded servant, suffered abuse, starvation and the horrors of World War Two.

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KUER Local News
9:15 am
Mon March 28, 2005

Moab's Uranium Tailings Pile

Moab, UT – The first thing tourists see as they enter Moab in southeastern Utah is a huge pile of uranium mill tailings. Material from the pile is now leaching into the Colorado River. It dates back to the 1950's when the nation was using uranium mined in southern Utah to make atomic bombs. Whether to move the pile or leave it be has confounded the community for the past decade. Some water officials say keeping it where it is won't hurt the river -- others disagree. Producer Sheri Quinn brings us up to date.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
8:20 am
Mon March 28, 2005

Monday, March 28: Considering the Terri Schiavo Case

Salt Lake City, UT – We're hoping to hear from you today. How have you been thinking about Terri Schiavo? RadioWest looks at the many dimensions of her emotional story: the role of government, the role of the media, quality of life and what it means to be alive.

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RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
11:10 am
Fri March 25, 2005

Friday, March 25: Beyond Belief

Salt Lake City, UT – Early Christians interpreted Jesus' ministry in a variety of ways which were quite different from today's views of theology. Author Elaine Pagels' book "Beyond Belief" looks at 1st century writings that challenge current churches teachings on divinity, miracles and revelation. (Repeat)

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