WestSouthwest

Dysfunctional comedy
9:06 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

WestSouthwest: Comedian Mark Lundholm

Mark Lundholm
Credit Dan Dion, marklundholm.com

WestSouthwest with comedian Mark Lundholm

    

Mark Lundholm says he struggled with addiction for a long time, and in some ways he still does. But Lundholm has been sober for 25 years. 

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State Legislature
7:51 pm
Tue November 12, 2013

WestSouthwest: State Representative Aric Nesbitt

State Representative Aric Nesbitt
Credit WMUK

Interview with Aric Nesbitt - air version

    

Republican Aric Nesbitt represents all of Van Buren County and northwest Kalamazoo County in the Michigan House. 

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Teacher preparation
7:49 pm
Tue November 12, 2013

WestSouthwest: Bridge Magazine on teacher preparation

Student teachers in Haslett
Credit Ron French, Bridge Magazine

Interview with Ron French - air version

The online news service of the Center for Michigan examines how teachers are prepared for the classroom in Michigan

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Torture
7:56 am
Wed November 6, 2013

WestSouthwest: How we view torture in a "post 9/11" world

Code Pink and Witness Against Torture, in front of the White House in Washington, Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, to protest President Barack Obama's choice of John Brennan to head the CIA.
Credit The Associated Press

Interview with David Forsythe - air version

David Forsythe studies international human rights and American foreign policy. The University of Nebraska Professor Emeritus of Political Science spoke this week at Kalamazoo College. 

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History and music
7:47 am
Wed November 6, 2013

WestSouthwest: Author and musician Ned Sublette

Ned Sublette
Credit Chicago Review Press

Interview with Ned Sublette

      

Ned Sublette splits his time between writing books about history and writing and performing music. A two day visit to Kalamazoo has allowed him a chance to show off both talents. 

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