Jamaica Kincaid

Studio 360

Dwight Yoakam & Jamaica Kincaid

Friday, February 15, 2013

This week in Studio 360, Kurt Andersen talks with Jamaica Kincaid, and Dwight Yoakam, who traveled a couple of thousand miles from Appalachia to Los Angeles but never forgot his roots, plays a live set. Yoakam’s first album of new songs in seven years is called 3 Pears.


Studio 360

Jamaica Kincaid on The New Yorker and Lil’ Kim

Friday, February 15, 2013

“I wear a lot glittery cheap rings on my fingers,” she tells Kurt, “And people will say, ‘Well, why do you do that?’ And I will say that I’m trying to pay tribute to Lil’ Kim” — the rapper — “because I feel Lil’ Kim is in danger of being forgotten.”

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Selected Shorts

Selected Shorts: Loss and Recovery

Sunday, September 25, 2011

Four tales of loss and recovery in the past and present make up this varied program.

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