Middle East and Arab Spring: February 24th, 2014

Tune in Monday, February 24th as hosts, Trenton Johnson and Clare Kenny, discuss the string of demonstrations and protests taking off throughout the Middle East. We will be speaking with Ali Abdullatif, Professor and chair of the Department of Political Science at University of New England and Haleh Esfandiari, director of the Middle East Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.

Independent Films: Monday June 10th

Independent films are beginning to become as popular as the million dollar movies that everybody knows of when they think of Hollywood and celebrities. Film festivals and movie theaters highlight the accomplishments of  freelance directors and cinematographers. This week, Blunt Youth Radio dives into the world of Indie Film. Join hosts Trenton Johnson and Jane Ackerman while they look at the blossoming film community in Maine. Listen as we talk to Ben Fowlie, the founder of the Camden International Film Festival, Malachi Whitten, student director of award winning films such as Columbidae,  Sam Niemann, animator for projects such as Portlandia and the Mr. Men show, and David Meiklejohn, an Independent film director and cinematographer for Budget Fabulous Films and Possible Studios.

 

 

02 Indie Film; June 10, 2013

 

 

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Culture of Humor Monday May 13th, 2013

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Listen to the show: Blunt_CultureOfHumor5-13-13

Blunt Youth Radio will be tackling “the Culture of Humor” this Monday, May 13th from 7:30-8:30! Tune in as Hosts Trenton Johnson and Gaby Ferrell have many laughs and tell really bad jokes! Even if you might not be too impressed with our stale sense of humor, listen as we interview comedy teacher, Tim Ferrell, and Co-owner of the Portland Comedy Co-op, Will Green! Amuse us with your comedic talents and call in to have your voice on air!