Snap Judgment

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Dramatic tales, killer beats and the edgiest new talent in storytelling come together for a weekly radio hour hosted by Glynn Washington

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  • Thursday, April 20, 2017 10:07pm

    When a brilliant inventor was robbed of his life’s work, his son did the the only reasonable thing: he became a robber.  

    Walter is currently producing a film called The Unknowns: Talent is Colorblind.  The film tells the incredible true story of “The Highway,” a group of self-taught African-American painters living in the Jim Crow South who -- when no one was looking -- invented a whole new style of art.  You can learn more about the film -- and about the Highwaymen -- by visiting its website.  

    To learn more about the life of Walter Shaw Sr. and his inventions, be sure to check out Walter Jr.’s memoir, License To Steal, and the documentary Genius On Hold.

     

    Producer: Joe Rosenberg

    Sound Design and Score: Leon Morimoto

     

  • Thursday, April 20, 2017 10:05pm

    How far will you go to fulfill your grandma’s dying (and very illegal) wish?

    To learn more about Wen Huang’s family story, be sure to check out his book The Little Red Guard: A Family Memoir.

    Producer: Davey Kim

    Sound Designer: Davey Kim

  • Thursday, April 20, 2017 8:00pm

    On the next all-NEW Snap ..."Legacy." You get up every morning and go through the motions, but do you ever stop to wonder what you're leaving behind?

  • Monday, April 17, 2017 3:24pm

    When Granny gets a new prescription, Josh makes sure she gets the medicine she “really” needs . . .

    Recorded live at the Mill Valley Public Library's "Naked Truth" Event.

    Josh Healey is a nationally recognized writer, community organizer, educator, and comedic powerhouse. Author of the book Hammertime, Healey's work has been featured in the New York Times, the Huffington Post, and Al-Jazeera. He lives in Oakland, CA where he works to empower the beautifully diverse communities across the Bay Area and these crazy United States.    

    Find out more at JoshHealey.org.

    Producers: Renzo Gorrio and Jamie DeWolf  

  • Monday, April 17, 2017 3:18pm

    Dale Bard was a young rock climber in Yosemite in the 1970s. Back then, rock climbing was an obscure passion, endeavored by only the most daring and intrepid young adventurers. But these young adventurers needed a way to eat and buy meager supplies. And they came across the most unbelievable cash cow you’ve ever heard of.

    Producer: Julia Dewitt and Anna Sussman