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Listener's Digest: Week of October 4

WRITERS COMMA ICECREAM: Tuesday night, 7pm on WUSB 2 Debut author JUDY MANDEL puts a marketing plan to the ultimate test. Amazon gets trumped by the NY Times, research notes make great house decor, and Barnes and Noble hearts a memoir. Recommended ice cream: chocolate gelato. Check out Judy's website: http://www.replacementchild.com/Home.html *Special Programming* Wednesday, Oct. 5 during CAMPUS LIFETIME: 12-1pm WUSB will be hosting and live broadcasting the FSA Fall Festival outside the library/bookstore! Have a listen and/or come by and say "hi" on the air! DIALOGOS RADIO: Thursday 1-2pm Catch an interview with D├ęborah Berman-Santana, retired professor of ethnic studies at Mills College in Oakland, CA, on the financial and political crisis in Puerto Rico and its striking similarities to the crisis in Greece DESTINIES - THE VOICE OF SCIENCE FICTION: Filling in for Mix-tape Radio Thursday, 12-3am Catch a Destinies Archive Mini-Marathon! Featuring The Voice of Science Fiction's September, 2001 interview with "Battlestar Galactica" actor & writer RICHARD HATCH; and episodes 9 & 10 of Star Wars! *Special Programming* SALSATHON: Friday 1am- Sunday 12am

21st Annual Salsathon on WUSB! Oct 9-11

The 21st annual Salsathon will take place from 1PM on Friday, October 9 to 11:59PM on Sunday October 11.

We will have our full complement of widely renowned non commercial radio producers as well as collectors, critics, and critical thinkers as well as a WUSB contingent and local community participation.

*NEW* This week on WUSB!

WARNING: This is new. Here is a list of this week's news from your favorite programs! THE SPIN ZONE: Tuesday morning 8-10am Tune in for Jersey Jim's interview with the incredible ALAN PARSONS! at 9am WRITERS COMMA ICECREAM: Tuesday night 7pm on WUSB 2 Writing gets real for author Robert Halliwell. The editors of Dreamspinner Press pounce, a dream comes true at Disney World, and self-publishing goes head-to-head with traditional publishing. Recommended ice cream: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. FERMENTED RADIO: Friday morning 10am-12pm Check out the Writer's Corner Edition, where LONG ISLAND AUTHORS read their original work live on the air! To all writers interested in guesting on Fermented Radio: email bam@wusb.fm! LIVE FROM WUSB: Friday night 9pm-11pm Catch a live interview with OLDER THAN OCEANS followed by performances from PETAL HEAD and TOMMY AND THE DREAMS! DESTINIES-THE VOICE OF SCIENCE FICTION: Friday night 11:30pm-12am Enjoy a live phone interview with STEVEN A. ROMAN, author of Blood Feud: The Saga of Pandora Zwieback-Book One, as he discusses his novel and other projects from his company StarWarp Concepts! Stay tuned for next week's digest!


We are once again proud to present an all day tribute to the music and musings of Frank Zappa, American composer and iconoclast. Join Mr. Edison & John Tabacco (at least) for this year's extravaganza. 

Author Chris Hedges and Director Alexandra Pelosi Join Host Tom Needham on WUSB's The Sounds of Film

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author and Activist Chris Hedges and director Alexandra Pelosi will be special guests this Thursday at 6:00 P.M. on Tom Needham's The Sounds of Film on WUSB.
  Chris Hedges will be discussing his latest book, Wages of Rebellion: The Moral Imperative of Revolt, and his new television show, Days of Revolt.  He is a bestselling author of many books including Empire of Illusion, War Is a Force that Gives Us Meaning, and Days of Destruction Days of Revolt. He is currently a columnist for the progressive website Truthdig.