Episode Archive

John Garcia 08/29/09

Air Dates: August 29, 2009
John Garcia 08/29/09 John Garcia, Cabinet Secretary for the New Mexico Department of Veterans Services, discusses the new Post 9-11 GI Bill and explains why it is such a significant piece of legislation for veterans. He also explores the new legislative committee for Veterans Affairs and the many efforts to deal with the health issues troubling our veterans. Watch Episode

Sandra Cisneros 08/22/09

Air Dates: August 22, 2009
Sandra Cisneros 08/22/09 Sandra Cisneros Watch Episode

Don Wiviott & Brian Egolf 07/25/09

Air Dates: July 25, 2009
Don Wiviott & Brian Egolf  07/25/09 Don Wiviott & Brian Egolf, sustainable "green" builder and (D-Santa Fe) (respectively), discuss the exploding green energy movement, green building, sustainability, and other hot topics, plus an explanation of new laws, tax credits, and incentives available to New Mexicans. Watch Episode

Deborah Madison 07/18/09

Air Dates: July 18, 2009
Deborah Madison 07/18/09 Deborah Madison, author, "What We Eat When We Eat Alone," and "Local Flavors: Cooking and Eating from America's Farmers' Markets" discusses the importance of eating local produce and the interesting differences between men and women when it comes to cooking and eating. Watch Episode

Estevan Rael-Galvez 07/11/09

Air Dates: July 11, 2009
Estevan Rael-Galvez 07/11/09 Estevan Rael-Galvez, New Mexico State Historian for 8 years, and the new Executive Director of the National Hispanic Cultural Center, discusses history, memory, and community. Watch Episode

Leonard Shlain 07/04/09

Air Dates: July 4, 2009
Leonard Shlain 07/04/09 Dr. Leonard Shlain, author, "Art and Physics: Parallel Visions in Space, Time, and Light," discusses the worlds of art and physics, and tracks their development side by side throughout the centuries to reveal an astonishing correlation of visions. Dr. Shlain passed away this May and this never-before-seen interview explores how major artistic breakthroughs have prefigured the visionary insights of scientists throughout history. Leonard Slain is also the author of "The Alphabet versus the Goddess: The Conflict between Word and Image" and "Sex, Time, and Power: How Women's Sexuality Shaped Human Evolution." In Memoriam More

Eduardo Galeano 06/27/09

Air Dates: June 27, 2009
Eduardo Galeano 06/27/09 Eduardo Galeano, one of Latin America's best known writers, discusses his recent book, "Mirrors: Stories of Almost Everyone" and the world-wide attention that he received when President Hugo Chavez of Venezuela gave his book "Open Veins of Latin America" to President Barack Obama at the Summit of the Americas in April 2009. The book shot up to #2 on Amazon, and stimulated interest Galeano's many books, among them "Upside Down, a Primer for the Looking Glass World" and "Days and Nights of Love and War." Galeano was awarded the Lannan Foundation's Award for Cultural Freedom in 1999. Watch Episode

Craig Childs 05/23/09

Air Dates: May 24, 2009
Craig Childs 05/23/09 CRAIG CHILDS, naturalist and author, "The Animal Dialogues: Uncommon Encounters in the Wild," "The Secret Knowledge of Water," and "House of Rain: Tracking a Vanished Civilization Across the American Southwest." Childs has been called the 21st Century Bard of Southwestern Literature and a 20th Century Desert Father; he is the winner of "The Spirit of the West Literary Achievement Award." From tracing the fate of the Anasazi to his discovery of a raven sanctuary in a remote canyon, Craig Childs writings are unique, compelling, and unforgettable. Watch Episode

Dr. Fran Levine and John McCarthy, The New Mexico History Museum

Air Dates: May 17, 2009
Dr. Fran Levine and John McCarthy, The New Mexico History Museum Dr. Fran Levine, Director of the New Mexico History Museum, and John McCarthy, Deputy Director of the New Mexico History Museum discuss the grand opening of the new museum on the Sunday, May 24, and Monday, May 25. Watch Episode

T.R. Reid

Air Dates: May 3, 2009
T.R. Reid Washington Post foreign correspondent and National Public Radio contributor T.R. REID will be the guest on New Mexico PBS-TV’’s “Report from Santa Fe.” In his new book “The Healing of America: a Global Quest for Better, Cheaper and Fairer Healthcare” Reid examines the healthcare systems for ten countries, nine wealthy modern countries and one emerging country. PBS-TV's FRONTLINE recently featured programs by T.R. Reid, "Sick Around the World (2008)" and "Sick Across America(2009)" Watch Episode