Al Letson http://wrvo.org en State of the Re:Union http://wrvo.org/post/state-reunion <p style="margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 1.5em; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-family: 'Helvetica Bold', 'Lucida Grande', Helvetica, Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); line-height: 18px;">State of the Re:Union is hosted by Public Radio Talent Quest Winner and performance artist Al Letson. With a journalistic, documentary-style approach, each hour-long program focuses exclusively on one city, region, or other community and features interviews, commentary, recordings, listener-generated letters, and music. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 11:42:35 +0000 Jason Smith 53036 at http://wrvo.org State of the Re:Union State of the Re:Union, a Black History Month special http://wrvo.org/post/state-reunion-black-history-month-special <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: 'Helvetica Bold', 'Lucida Grande', Helvetica, Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;">During a month selected to celebrate “history,” we certainly are treated to a lot of the same familiar stories: the battles won for Civil Rights, the glory of Martin Luther King Jr.’s words, the hardships endured by slaves. And as important as those narratives are for us to collectively remember, many others get lost in trumpeting the same heroic tales. Thu, 20 Feb 2014 15:45:52 +0000 Jason Smith 51633 at http://wrvo.org State of the Re:Union, a Black History Month special