Monday, August 07, 2017

Here's Julia Stein's new article "Los Angeles and the Nation Need a New Deal for Affordable Housing":

Here’s Julia Stein's  review of brilliant poet Amy Uyematsu’s fifth book of poetry on Rain Taxi online:

Tuesday, July 04, 2017

On Arts Express radio, 2:00 July 6, on WBAI radio I am introducing the brilliant Japanese-American poet Amy Uyematsu:

** "Though Grandpa loved to tell stories, he didn't talk about the camp. And when Grandpa came back in 1946, the 'closed for business' sign was gone, so was his store - and all the Issei farms waiting for his visit..."
Poetry Corner: Japanese American LA poet Amy Uyematsu reads from her work. Drawing inspiration from breaking through silence to craft personal narratives touching on her parents and grandparents interned in a WWII Japanese American concentration camp 'built on Indian reservation land.' Julia Stein reports.
Arts Express: Thursdays 2pm ET: Airing on WBAI Radio in NY 99.5 FM, and streaming live and archived everywhere at
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** "I knew that I had a vision, and that no matter what happened to me, it happens to people in life. And it's not going to change who you ar...

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

June 15, 2017, 2:00 pm on Arts Express, WBAI radio New York I am continuing my conversation and interview with eminent people's poet, prophet and political visionary Jack Hirschman, alias Red Poet. Touching on Haiti, Nicaragua, Venezuela, the unforgettable victory of Vietnam, May Day and Rodney King.

Arts Express: Thursdays 2pm ET: Airing on WBAI Radio in NY 99.5 FM, and streaming live and archived. Also there are terrific interviews with actors in current films including British actress Sally Hawkins in the film Maudie :

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Arts Express, WBAI radio NY June 8, 2 pm
Poetry Corner: Julia Stein in a conversation with eminent veteran people's poet, prophet and political visionary Jack Hirschman, alias Red Poet. The designated San Francisco Poet Laureate of 2006 reads from his work as well, referencing Hart Crane, Dylan Thomas, Joyce, Haiti, communism, Plato, the Bible, and an inspiring letter Hemingway wrote to Hirschman as a young poet. Part one.

Meg Tilly Talks War Machine and her journey from the Oscar nominated tragic nun in Agnes of God to co-starring in War Machine as the invisible spouse of a deluded US Army general played by Brad Pitt, oblivious to both the reality of war and women.
Bro On The World Film Beat: Cannes Film Festival Wrap-Up Report. Arts Express Paris correspondent Professor Dennis Broe on location at Cannes. With its transformation into a film festival police state, metal detectors on the red carpet, and theater security forces seizing, detaining and deactivating Broe's double chocolate muffin -  as a seemingly junk food weapon of mass consumption. Along with migrants forbidden on the red carpet, the Cannes audience clapping at carnage on the screen, one inconvenient sequel, a mummified husband, and how we may now all be couch potatoes perhaps as our comeuppance.
April 20, 2017, I'm on Arts Express radio show, WBAI radio, 2:00 p.m. N.Y time (11;00 am LA time) introducing the brilliant Jeanetta Calhoun Mish, the new Poet Laureate of Oklohoma, who will read her specatacular poetry about her life there

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

April 20, Arts Express show, WBAI radio NY, 2;00 pm New York (11:00 am Los Angeles)

Burn Mother.. Burn! Filmmaker Sacha Jenkins phones in to talk about his Showtime documentary released in conjunction with the 25th anniversary of the Rodney King ignited LA Uprising, this April 29th.

Poetry Corner: Julia Stein introduces Oklahoma Poet Laureate Jeanetta Calhoun Mish. Reading poems described as welcoming you to the real Oklahoma - not a musical, but sweat stained people, closed down mines, 'a sparse land with few trees and no rivers' - and dusty truck stops with names like Busy Bee Cafe.

Arts Express: Thursdays 2pm ET: Airing on WBAI Radio in NY 99.5 FM, and streaming live and archived everywhere at

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Stein reading on WBAI radio New York

I've been made part of the team
at Arts Express show WBAI NY and they
list me as West Coast desk Julia Stein.

I'm also going to be reading poems from
the Triangle Factory Fire anthology
I edited 3/23 2:00 NY time (11:00 Los Angeles time)
on Arts Express in honor of the anniversary of the
Triangle Fire 3/25. 

On 3/30 I will be reading my own
women's immigrant history poetry for women's history
month. You can hear me online 2:00 pm NY time
(11 am Los Angeles time) and I come on in the 2nd half
of the show

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Julia Stein will be on WBAI radio New York at March 16,2:00 p.m. New York time (11:00 a.m. Los Angeles time) introducing the brilliant California poet Fred Voss. Voss has English publisher Bloodaxe Books publishing him three times, has been on BBC radio, and has been featured at a English literary festival. Voss's Whitmanesque work details everyday work like Whitman did. Check out now or listen to Voss on the archives.

Monday, March 06, 2017

Radio Broadcast for March 8th

Julia Stein was interviewed at 11:45, March 8, New York time on WBAI radio New York, International Working Women's day. She read her poems about women's strikes and mythical heroines, talked about the global Nasty Women Everywhere movement that funds women's projects, and was interviewed about her writing. You can hear her 11:45 a m, March 8th, on WBAI online and also later on WBAI's archives:

National Women's History Month: Julia Stein's essay "Margaret Atwood is the Leading Novelist in North America" is on Al-Khemia Poetica blog March 6, 2017

Al-Khemia Poetica Blog in celebration of National Women's History Month is having a different woman writer each day sharing her poetry, essay, or short fiction.