About Syndication

Each week on City Arts & Lectures, Academy Award-winning actor Linda Hunt introduces public radio listeners to a unique series of programs with some of the most distinguished cultural figures of our day. City Arts & Lectures brings artists, critics, performers, and social observers together with a variety of skilled interviewers for on-stage conversations in San Francisco’s historic Nourse Theater. The theater audience also participates in asking questions of our guests.

Highlights from City Arts & Lectures’ most recent season of more than fifty programs include Garrison Keillor with poets Billy Collins and Kay Ryan; Joan Didion with Dave Eggers; actor Philip Seymour Hoffman; singer Linda Ronstadt; Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer with Jeffrey Toobin, Stephen Colbert of the Colbert Report, and novelist Zadie Smith.

Produced in association with KQED Public Radio, each program is an hour in length and flexible rights allow stations to use the series on a weekly or occasional basis, free of charge. Each season offers more than fifty programs from which to choose. For more information on how to add us to your radio schedule, please contact:

Erik Blangsted, Director, Radio Affiliate Relations cleblang@pacbell.net, or call City Arts & Lectures at 415-563-2463.

 

LISTEN TO SAMPLE CLIPS:

ZADIE SMITH
JOAN DIDION & DAVE EGGERS
STEPHEN COLBERT
BILL CLINTON
DR. ROBERT SAPOLSKY
STUDS TERKEL WITH CALVIN TRILLIN
JUSTICES STEPHEN BREYER WITH SANDRA DAY O’CONNOR
MARGARET ATWOOD