WPKN Archives: Martha Willette Lewis -- Molly Venter -- Dar Williams

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Radio Something with Valerie Richardson

Original Aired:
Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
4:00PM to 6:55PM

2 hours, 55 minutes

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 4:01PM

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Episode: Martha Willette Lewis -- Molly Venter -- Dar Williams

This afternoon's show included interviews with three very talented and creative women, two of whom are participating in New Haven's 2018 International Festival of Arts and Ideas.All three interviews are available on SoundCloud.

Martha Willette Lewis

Martha Willette Lewis has served as the Artist in Residence of the Yale Quantum Institute (YQI)for the 2017-2018 academic year. For the International Festival of Arts and Ideas she presents "I'll Be Your Qubit," along with Florian Carle and Michel Devoret, two of the YQI physicists.



Molly Venter

Discussion with Molly Venter of the groups Goodnight Moonshine and Red Molly. Goodnight Moonshine has just released a new CD "I’m the Only One Who Will Tell You, You’re Bad?"

This interview contains three tracks from the new CD, used with the permission of the artist.



Dar Williams

Singer-Songwriter Dar Williams has been touring the country for more than 30 years and has noticed that a lot of towns that were once declining have bounced back. She has studied these towns on the rebound, analyzed what has brought them success, and distilled these findings into the book "What I Found in a Thousand Towns." This interview was recorded shortly before Dar's talk at the 2018 New Havens International Festival of Arts and Ideas.



Show: Radio Something with Valerie Richardson

 Radio Something with Valerie Richardson. Alternative, traditional, and popular music from around the world. Frequent interviews on topics literary, political, cultural, and uncategorical. Click on individual episodes on the left or right sidebar for playlists and more information about individual shows, or search by show or host name in Search box for a complete list of recent shows.

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