10 Apr KCSB-FM Presents Amy Goodman
Amy Goodman (Democracy Now!)
April 10, 2016 / 7:00 PM
UCSB Corwin Pavilion
Hear the co-authors of DEMOCRACY NOW!: TWENTY YEARS COVERING THE MOVEMENTS CHANGING AMERICA, Amy Goodman & DENIS MOYNIHAN, as they celebrate the anniversary of their radio & TV news program — and the movements that have advanced the cause of democracy. A Q&A + book signing follows.
In 1996, Amy Goodman’s “Democracy Now!” began its focus on issues often ignored by mainstream media news. Today, “DN!” is the US’s largest public-media collaboration. For most of its 20 years, “DN!” has appeared on KCSB-FM. It now airs weekdays at 8am. La Casa de la Raza’s will be hosting a VIP reception from 530-7pm at Del Pueblo Cafe (5134 Hollister Ave.) benefiting a new area LPFM radio station. Call (805) 965-8581 for tickets and more info.
Sponsorship: KCSB-FM 91. (Associated Students) • UCSB’s MultiCultural Center • Graduate Student Association • Interdisciplinary Humanities Center • Departments of Global Studies • Film and Media Studies • Asian American Studies • Feminist Studies • Political Science • Women, Culture & Development Program (Global Studies) • Michael Curtin, Duncan and Suzanne Mellichamp Endowed Chair in Film & Media Studies • Jan Nederveen Pieterse, Duncan and Suzanne Mellichamp Endowed Chair in Global Studies • Eileen Boris, Hull Chair in Feminist Studies • Janet Afary, Duncan and Suzanne Mellichamp Endowed Chair in Religious Studies • Chaucer’s Bookstore • Del Pueblo Café • and La Casa de la Raza.