Episode Archive

Doug Preston, author, "The Lost City of the Monkey King"

Air Dates: January 14-16, 2017
Doug Preston, author, This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe," is New York Times best-selling author Doug Preston discussing his new book "The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story," and describes his expedition with National Geographic explorers in the dangerous, dense tropical jungles of Honduras. More

Connie Willis, award winning author, "Cross Talk," "Doomsday Book"

Air Dates: January 7-9, 2017
Connie Willis, award winning author, This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is Connie Willis, who has won more major writing awards than any other author, including 11 Hugo Awards, 8 Nebula Awards, 11 Locus Poll Awards . Inducted by the Science Fiction Hall of Fame, named Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America, Willis discusses her new book "Cross Talk." More

Joshua Cooper Ramo, "The Seventh Sense," "The Age of the Unthinkable"

Air Dates: December 31, 2016-January 2, 2017
Joshua Cooper Ramo, On the New Year's weekend, "Report from Santa Fe" features one of the most exciting shows from the last year, a special encore presentation with Joshua Cooper Ramo, author of the international best-seller "The Seventh Sense: Power, Fortune, and Survival in the Age of Networks." This program will be seen at all the regularly scheduled times and stations, except for KNME-TV which will be airing special pledge drive programs. More

Ana Pacheco, "A History of Spirituality in Santa Fe"

Air Dates: December 24-26, 2016
Ana Pacheco, A special encore holiday program featuring Ana Pacheco-Historian for the City of Santa Fe, and author/editor of six books on New Mexico history. Her most recent book is "A History of Spirituality in Santa Fe: The City of Holy Faith." This special program will be seen on KENW-TV and KRWG-TV, as well as Dish and DirecTV, while KNME will air pledge programming. More

Don Usner, author, photographer "Chasing Dichos Through Chimayo," "Orale! Lowrider!"

Air Dates: December 17-19, 2016
Don Usner, author, photographer This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is celebrated New Mexico author, photographer, and cultural geographer Don Usner discussing his chronicles of Chimayo and his photographs and essay in the book "Orale! Lowrider!" the companion publication to the New Mexico History Museum's exhibit "Lowriders, Hoppers, and Hot Rods: Car Culture of Northern New Mexico." More

Michael McGarrity, author, "The Last Ranch, "Hard Country""

Air Dates: December 10-13, 2016
Michael McGarrity, author, This week's "Report from Santa Fe" presents an encore presentation with the brilliant Michael McGarrity, author of "Hard Country," "Backlands," and "The Last Ranch." These bestselling epic New Mexico sagas as called "The American West Trilogy." Viewers of KENW-TV and KRWG-TV will get to enjoy this encore interview with Michael McGarrity talking about his bestselling American West Trilogy. The program can also be heard on Monday morning, December 12, at 9:30 a.m. on KANW-FM, 89.1 on the FM radio dial. KNME viewers will enjoy special pledge drive programming this week. More

Scientist Peggy Johnson, journalist Laura Paskus on WATER in NM

Air Dates: December 3-5, 2016
Scientist Peggy Johnson, journalist Laura Paskus on WATER in NM This week "Report from Santa Fe" presents an encore program discussing one of the most pressing issues facing New Mexico:WATER. Scientist Peggy Johnson and journalist Laura Paskus examine recent New Mexico water issues, such as the Gila diversion and the toxic spill in the Animus River, and they delve more deeply into the water shortages of New Mexico, discussing ancient water tables, current research projects, and of course what New Mexicans need to be doing to combat the crisis. This will be seen on KRWG-TV, KENW-TV, and KANW-FM radio, while KNME-TV will air special pledge drive programming. More

Halla Tomasdottir, International financial expert

Air Dates: November 27-29, 2016
Halla Tomasdottir, International financial expert This week's REPORT FROM SANTA FE features an encore presentation with Halla Tomasdottir, “Change Catalyst,” CEO of Sisters Capital, and runner-up for President of Iceland in the June election, and key founder of Reykjavik University. This program will air on KENW and KRWG while KNME features special pledge programming. Happy Thanksgiving! Halla, an Icelandic business person and public speaker, also co-founded Audur Capital, an investment firm that focused on incorporating feminine values into finance. Halla is a widely respected financial expert who is credited with guiding Iceland out of its financial “melt-down” in 2008. More

John Nichols, author "Milagro Beanfield War," "The Annual Big Arsenic Fishing Contest"

Air Dates: November 19-21, 2016
John Nichols, author This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is beloved New Mexico author John Nichols, author of "The Milagro Beanfield War" and "The Magic Journey," discussing his new book "The Annual Big Arsenic Fishing Contest." QUOTE: "I've always believed if you're involved even in a very small struggle - in some sort of infinity in a grain of sand - in your local neighborhood, that every action has universal implications. I believe that if I struggle for the rights of an acequia in Taos, New Mexico, that the ripple effect [will spread] from that tiny struggle." -- John Nichols More

David Morrell, author "Ruler of the Night, "First Blood""

Air Dates: November 12-14, 2016
David Morrell, author This week's guest on "Report from Santa Fe" is novelist David Morrell, best known for his debut novel "First Blood," which later became the successful "Rambo" film franchise. Morrell discusses his new book "Ruler of the Night." More