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Crosscurrents: March 6, 2013

Mar 6, 2013

Remembering the bay's Naval history before it floats away; Fiat Lux Redux: Ansel Adams Documents the UC-Berkeley Campus; Professional writers mentor aspiring young people in San Francisco; and local composer Daniel Capo.

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Crosscurrents: March 5, 2013

Mar 5, 2013

New art installation lights up Bay Bridge's Western span; Middle Eastern theater company celebrates International Women's Day with live performance; Audiograph: Behind the scenes of the Napa grape harvest; Hear Here: Armenian Community Center Bingo Hall; StoryCorps: Meet Lillian Edwards; and local band Hot Einstein.

Crosscurrents: March 4, 2013

Mar 4, 2013

Getting a free ride on MUNI, another installment of "Money Diaries" in which young people reflect on their relationship with money, a commentary from a high school student on riding the bus, lawyers who prey on immigrants, and local musician Destiny Muhammad.

Crosscurrents: February 28, 2013

Feb 28, 2013

Oakland residents on the next "First Friday" Art Murmur event after the shooting, San Francisco musician and Noise Pop performer Meklit Hadero, San Francisco high school band "The Shes," and local musicians Before the Brave.

Crosscurrents: February 28, 2013

Feb 27, 2013

How do we define wilderness?; Brain Vitamin: Is desalination a viable solution to water shortages?; and Science commentary: The low-oxygen ocean lifestyle.

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Crosscurrents: February 26, 2013

Feb 26, 2013

Potential sale of Downtown Berkeley Post Office sparks public rally; What's your flavor? A coffee tour of the Bay Area; Bay Area Beats: Will Sprott; StoryCorps: Street violence comes home; and local singer Ty Segall.

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Crosscurrents: February 25, 2013

Feb 25, 2013

The Ellis Act and evicting tenants in San Francisco, rental wars in San Francisco, The Money Diaries featuring young voices from Oakland, burning a piano at Ocean Beach, and local musician Amy X Neuburg.

Crosscurrents: February 19, 2013

Feb 19, 2013

A conversation about the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. beyond the "I Have a Dream" speech and beyond his role in the fight for civil rights.

Crosscurrents: February 18, 2013

Feb 18, 2013

A Crosscurrents special on the difficulties and dilemmas of donating human eggs.

Crosscurrents: February 14, 2013

Feb 14, 2013

Finding a life mate, Muslim style; StoryCorps: Forbidden Love; Audiophiles: Music for the heart at the Chapel of the Chimes; Audiograph's Sound of the Week revealed! and local band Hear The Sirens.

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Crosscurrents: February 12, 2013

Feb 12, 2013

Gun violence and school lockdowns, songs to soothe your heartbreak, writing a love letter, and local musicians Knuckle Knockers.

Crosscurrents: February 11, 2013

Feb 11, 2013

A Crosscurrents special on San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi.

Crosscurrents: February 7, 2013

Feb 7, 2013

San Francisco taxi driver training, commuting by kayak, a San Francisco drum store is closing, the Audiograph answer: Cow Palace Dog Show, and local musicians Freedom Enterprise.

Crosscurrents: February 6, 2013

Feb 6, 2013

Where homosexuality and Mormonism collide; Washington High School students on being "American;" Growing up trans; and "local" (Baltimore) legend David Byrne.

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Crosscurrents: February 5, 2013

Feb 5, 2013

A Crosscurrents special on Oakland schools, plus  memories form within the newsroom of our favorite teachers! Engaging students at Franklin Elementary in East Oakland, music class in public schools, transitioning from public to charter school, charter schools explained with Ingrid Seyer-Ochi, teaching with students in mind at American Indian public schools, Skyline Public High School's high tech classroom,  debating at Fremont high, ReVAAMP and bringing art back into Oakland schools, and Baltimore musicians Future Islands.

Crosscurrents: February 4, 2013

Feb 4, 2013

The first of a two-part special on education and innovation in Oakland Schools.

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Crosscurrents: January 31, 2013

Jan 31, 2013

Redefining education with Kenneth Monteiro; Coping with tragedy through traditional Japanese poetry; A 49ers Fan since '46; Audiograph: The Answer, finally!; and KALW makes a Super Bowl bet with Baltimore station WTMD; and local band Electrician.

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Crosscurrents: January 30, 2013

Jan 30, 2013

DACA, the newest addition to the discussion on US immigration reform; Adobe Books still fighting to keep its doors open; What does it take to open a business in San Francisco?; StoryCorps: Apollo 11 engineer recalls the thrill of the first lunar landing; and local band the Mezzacappa-Phillips Duo.

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Crosscurrents: January 28, 2013

Jan 28, 2013

An in-depth interview on the idea of unquestioningly accepting the "natural" as something healthy vs. our tendency to have undying faith in anything modern technology gives us. Plus local musicians The Chaw.

Crosscurrents: January 24, 2013

Jan 24, 2013

Striping Golden Gate Park; 99% Invisible: Design for Airports; the art of SFO's Terminal 2; The answer to the second Audiograph revealed!; and local group Solstice.

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Crosscurrents: January 23, 2013

Jan 23, 2013

A family presses for answers about the death of an Oakland teen in an officer-involved shooting; Oakland faith leaders call for a state of emergency; Hear Here: A Jewish girl goes to church; and local (Crosscurrents' favorite) band, Makrú.

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Crosscurrents: January 22, 2013

Jan 22, 2013

The SFJazz Center opens in San Francisco, a profile of vibraphonist Bobby Hutcherson, the Ashby Flea Market in Berkeley, and local musician Brian Gore.

Crosscurrents: January 17, 2013

Jan 17, 2013

The Haves and Have-Nots of San Francisco's Mid-Market; The California Historical Society experiments with a new concept in how we explore the past;  and the very first Audiograph solution!

Crosscurrents: January 16, 2013

Jan 16, 2013

An update on the legalization of marijuana in California, a history of illegal drugs in America, a play about a 12-year-old boy, listener feedback on San Francisco's legislation to approve TIny Apartments, and local musicians The Cyril Guiraud Trio.

Crosscurrents: January 15, 2013

Jan 15, 2013

Two men, two plans to reduce California's inmate population; Hearing the first-person accounts of slaves; Dispatches from the Inside: Healthcare for All?; Storycorps: Andrew Montgomery; and local band Eggplant Casino.

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Crosscurrents: January 14, 2013

Jan 14, 2013

The organization Playworks teaches kids how to play games again, the Exploratorium moves locations, a place profile of Treasure Island, a short history of the Bay Bridge, and local musicians Mazacote.

Crosscurrents: January 10, 2013

Jan 10, 2013

Governor Brown proposes a new state budget, living past the age of 100, the Musee Mchanique and the history of arcade games, the Latvian Cultural Center, and local musician Brendan Getzell.

Crosscurrents: January 8, 2013

Jan 8, 2013

We're living small today: new legislation passed in San Francisco allows for the construction of tiny apartments, owning a tiny house, a trip to the Alemany Flea Market, a taxi cab correction on the company of Uber, and local musicians Shannon and the Clams.

Crosscurrents: January 3, 2013

Jan 3, 2013

An in-depth interview with Seth Rosenfeld about his book, "Subversives: The FBI's War on Student Radicals and Reagan's Rise to Power"; and local musicians True Life Trio.

Photos from Live Crosscurrents!

Jan 2, 2013
Alyssa Kapnik / www.alyssakapnik.com

This article was originally published on December 13, 2012. It has been updated to include additional photos from the event.

On Saturday, December 8, KALW hosted its second annual Live Crosscurrents in the James Moore Theater at the Oakland Museum of California. Hana Baba hosted the event, supported by Tin Cup Serenade as house band for the evening. 

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