West Texas Talk - Interviews from Marfa Public Radio http://www.marfapublicradio.org/programs/west-texas-talk/ Your weekday interview program for the Big Bend and Davis Mountains Region. West Texas Talk is an interview program on Marfa Public Radio, broadcast Thursdays at 6:00 PM and Fridays at 9:00 PM. West Texas Talk features interviews with community members discussing issues that affect the Big Bend region of Texas, along with upcoming local programs and events. You'll also hear from local and visiting artists, musicians, authors, scientists, and other interesting personalities. Have an idea for a West Texas Talk topic or guest suggestion? Email us at info@marfapublicradio.org. West Texas Talk is an interview program on Marfa Public Radio, broadcast Thursdays at 6:00 PM and Fridays at 9:00 PM. West Texas Talk features interviews with community members discussing issues that affect the Big Bend region of Texas, along with upcoming local programs and events. You'll also hear from local and visiting, artists, musicians, authors, scientists, and other interesting personalities. Have an idea for a West Texas Talk topic or guest suggestion? Email us at info(at) marfapublicradio(dot) org. en-us no info@marfapublicradio.org Marfa Public Radio Tue, 23 Oct 2018 02:06:03 +0000 Tue, 23 Oct 2018 02:06:03 +0000 Laila Lalami http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/laila-lalami-2/ Thu, 18 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/laila-lalami-2/ Remembering The Late Boyd Elder http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/remembering-the-late-boyd-elder/ Sat, 13 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/remembering-the-late-boyd-elder/ Mai Der Vang Describes Being A “Literary Orphan” http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/mai-der-vang-on-being-a-literary-orphan/ Thu, 11 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/mai-der-vang-on-being-a-literary-orphan/ Personal Essays from UTPB’s Boom or Bust Project http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/personal-essays-from-utpbs-boom-or-bust-project/ Thu, 04 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/personal-essays-from-utpbs-boom-or-bust-project/ Claire Dederer http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/claire-dederer/ Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/claire-dederer/ Station Update: Localore, West Texas Wonders, and Our Ancient, Troublesome Transmitter http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/station-update-localore-west-texas-wonders-and-our-ancient-troublesome-transmitter/ Thu, 20 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/station-update-localore-west-texas-wonders-and-our-ancient-troublesome-transmitter/ Marfa’s “Money Man” On How To Make Financially Savvy Moves http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/marfas-money-man-on-how-to-make-financially-savvy-moves/ Thu, 13 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/marfas-money-man-on-how-to-make-financially-savvy-moves/ “Shallow Waters” with Naveena Sadasivam and Zoë Schlanger http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/shallow-waters-with-naveena-sadasivam-and-zoe-schlanger/ Thu, 06 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/shallow-waters-with-naveena-sadasivam-and-zoe-schlanger/ Jim Bradbury On Eminent Domain, Its Future and Reform http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/jim-bradbury-on-eminent-domain-its-future-and-reform/ Thu, 30 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/jim-bradbury-on-eminent-domain-its-future-and-reform/ Writer Seamus McGraw on “A Thirsty Land: The Making of an American Water Crisis” http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/writer-seamus-mcgraw-on-a-thirsty-land-the-making-of-an-american-water-crisis/ Thu, 23 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/writer-seamus-mcgraw-on-a-thirsty-land-the-making-of-an-american-water-crisis/ Dr. Adrian Vega talks Education in the Permian Basin http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/dr-adrian-vega-talks-education-in-the-permian-basin/ Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/dr-adrian-vega-talks-education-in-the-permian-basin/ 2018 Marfa Transom Traveling Workshop Stories Pt. 2 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/2018-marfa-transom-traveling-workshop-stories-pt-2/ Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/2018-marfa-transom-traveling-workshop-stories-pt-2/ 2018 Marfa Transom Traveling Workshop Pt. 1 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/2018-marfa-transom-traveling-workshop-pt-1/ Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/2018-marfa-transom-traveling-workshop-pt-1/ Lannan Resident Donika Kelly Discusses the Role of Mythic Creatures and Exploring Trauma in “Bestiary” http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/lannan-resident-donika-kelly-discusses-the-role-of-mythic-creatures-and-exploring-trauma-in-bestiary/ Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/lannan-resident-donika-kelly-discusses-the-role-of-mythic-creatures-and-exploring-trauma-in-bestiary/ Charles Rice-González Discusses Living in the Bronx and His First Novel, “Chulito” http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/charles-rice-gonzalez-discusses-living-in-the-bronx-and-his-first-novel-chulito/ Thu, 26 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/charles-rice-gonzalez-discusses-living-in-the-bronx-and-his-first-novel-chulito/ TSCRA President Bobby McKnight on Ranching in West Texas and Its Future http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/tscra-president-bobby-mcknight-on-ranching-in-west-texas-and-its-future/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/tscra-president-bobby-mcknight-on-ranching-in-west-texas-and-its-future/ Ed Pavlic on His Forthcoming Novel, “Another Kind of Madness” http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/ed-pavlic-on-his-forthcoming-novel-another-kind-of-madness/ Thu, 12 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/ed-pavlic-on-his-forthcoming-novel-another-kind-of-madness/ Part Two: Stories from Legacy Storytelling Workshop http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/part-two-stories-from-legacy-storytelling-workshop/ Fri, 06 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/part-two-stories-from-legacy-storytelling-workshop/ Part One: Stories from Legacy Storytelling Workshop http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/stories-from-legacy-storytelling-workshop/ Thu, 05 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/stories-from-legacy-storytelling-workshop/ Zero Tolerance, Family Separation, and the Path to Reunification http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/zero-tolerance-family-separation-and-the-path-to-reunification/ Thu, 28 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/zero-tolerance-family-separation-and-the-path-to-reunification/ Stephen Motika http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/stephen-motika/ Thu, 21 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/stephen-motika/ Maestra Tequilera Bertha González Nieves and Journalist Alfredo Corchado http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/maestra-tequilera-bertha-gonzalez-nieves-and-journalist-alfredo-corchado/ Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/maestra-tequilera-bertha-gonzalez-nieves-and-journalist-alfredo-corchado/ Director of the Center for Big Bend Studies Andy Cloud http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/director-of-the-center-for-big-bend-studies-andy-cloud/ Thu, 07 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/director-of-the-center-for-big-bend-studies-andy-cloud/ Lannan Resident Claire Vaye Watkins on Deserts and Her Mom http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/lannan-resident-claire-vaye-watkins-on-deserts-and-her-mom/ Thu, 31 May 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/lannan-resident-claire-vaye-watkins-on-deserts-and-her-mom/ Lannan Resident Elmaz Abinader on Writing the Personal into the Political, and Growing Up Arab American http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/lannan-resident-elmaz-abinader-on-writing-the-personal-into-the-political-and-growing-up-arab-american/ Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/lannan-resident-elmaz-abinader-on-writing-the-personal-into-the-political-and-growing-up-arab-american/ Artist and Composer Tarek Atoui http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/artist-and-composer-tarek-atoui/ Wed, 23 May 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/artist-and-composer-tarek-atoui/ Exploring the Big Bend with Ben English http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/exploring-the-big-bend-with-ben-english/ Thu, 17 May 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/exploring-the-big-bend-with-ben-english/ Literary Criticism, Earthquakes, and Walking with Lannan Resident David Ulin http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/literary-criticism-earthquakes-and-walking-with-lannan-resident-david-ulin/ Thu, 10 May 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/literary-criticism-earthquakes-and-walking-with-lannan-resident-david-ulin/ Music and Community in Terlingua http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/music-and-community-in-terlingua/ Thu, 03 May 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/music-and-community-in-terlingua/ Ballroom Marfa’s Stone Circle and Blackwell School Alliance’s Marfa Storybook Mural http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/ballroom-marfas-stone-circle-and-blackwell-school-alliances-marfa-storybook-mural/ Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0000 http://marfapublicradio.org/blog/west-texas-talk/ballroom-marfas-stone-circle-and-blackwell-school-alliances-marfa-storybook-mural/