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November 23, 2015
Legal Roundtable- Segment A
A discussion about current issues pertaining to the law with a panel of legal experts.
November 24, 2015
New Americans' First Thanksgivings- Segment A
A discussion with two former refugees who recently became American citizens and what their first Thanksgiving was like in the US.
The Thanksgiving Tale of the Mysterious Benefactor of Father Dunne's Old Newsboys Home- Segment B
A discussion with Andy Hahn, the Executive Director of Campbell House, who will join the show to talk about the "mysterious benefactor" who for every year in the 1910s brought food to the boys of Father Dunne's Old Newsboys home. And the research that went into uncovering the tale.
November 25, 2015
StoryCorps- Segment A
A discussion about StoryCorps' new app to facilitate recording family stories and its Great Thanksgiving Listen.
Difficult Conversations at Thanksgiving- Segment B
A discussion with Dr. Marva Robinson on how to effectively have difficult conversations about polarizing topics at the Thanksgiving dinner table.
November 27, 2015
Ken Page Premiere by Max and Louie Productions- Segment A
A discussion about the world premiere of Ken Page's "Sublime Intimacy" by Max and Louie Productions.
Sir Winston Churchill's Paintings- Segment B
A discussion with painting curator Timothy Riley about a new art exhibition in St. Louis, "The Paintings of Sir Winston Churchill."
Renaissance Madrigal Theatre- Segment C
A discussion about the Greenleaf Singers and Not-Ready-for-Reformation Players’ collaboration on the 40th Annual Renaissance Madrigal Theatre and Christmas Rout at Eliot Chapel.
Jazz Unlimited host Dennis Owsley wrote the book, City of Gabriels: The History of Jazz in St. Louis, 1845-1973. Hear him talk about the book in his appearance on St. Louis on the Air.
Dennis Owsley hosts three hours of jazz each Sunday night from 9 to midnight. Get the playlist and listen to the show, and find out what's coming up next week on our Jazz Unlimited page.
National Program Highlights
TV critic David Bianculli shares his enthusiasm for two newly released DVD box sets: season one of Better Call Saul and a four-DVD set of the 1970s PBS variety show, The Great American Dream Machine.
For Iris DeMent, Music Is The Calling That Forces Her Into The Spotlight
DeMent describes herself as extremely shy, but says that "when the songs started coming to me, I felt I didn't have the option to hide and avoid" the stage. Originally broadcast Oct. 21, 2015.