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Kamau Right Now! Live from Oakland's New Parish 6/15/17

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The latest episode of Kamau Right Now! was broadcast live from the New Parish in downtown Oakland.

W. Kamau Bell's guests will include poet/novelist/activist Aya de Leon, radio producer extraordinaire Sam Greenspan, and Mallory Ortberg, co-founder of The Toast and aka Slate's Dear Prudence.  Plus, a conversation with OG Told Me creator Pendarvis Harshaw and music from Antique Naked Soul.

Thursday, June 15th, 2017 at 7pm.

Matt Martin was KALW’s general manager from 2006 through 2018. Under his leadership, KALW grew into one of the most productive and innovative stations in public radio. Programs launched at KALW during Matt’s tenure as GM include the award-winning local newsmagazine Crosscurrents, the design podcast 99% Invisible, and the Spanish-language narrative journalism program Radio Ambulante. He helped create the station’s Audio Academy, a year-long program aimed at developing new talents in public radio, and led the first broad-based strategic planning process in the station’s history.