The MonkeySparrow

MonkeySparrow iii

 

A weekly radio show broadcast every Tuesday, 10.30pm, on CKUW, 95.9 fm
Hosted by hannah_g with occasional guest writers & music lovers. 30 minutes of ideas and music.

Original Stories based on This City & Elsewhere, Essays & Letters that attempt to Comprehend the Insignificant and Too Large, and Music from a Juxtapostastic Collection of Known, New, Answered, & Fated.

It’s recommended to listen via mixcloud. Glitches are less, and you can play it on any device. Mixcloud pays royalties to the music makers.

 

29 August 2017: A Metal Mix by Colton Rempel

 

22 August 2017: Birds and Songs for Lynx Eye Lew

 

15 August 2017: Poems by Colin Smith

 

13 June 2017: Monkey Mix

 

6 June 2017: Some Poems by Julian Kirchmann

 

30 May 2017:  Trichy Situation an essay by Saz Massey

 

23 May 2017: Beginnings and Ends: Episodes Of Online Dating with Christine Kirouac

 

16 May 2017: Monkey Mix

 

4 April 2017: Xs & Os by Elise Dawson

 

28 March 2017: Three Buckets by Andrew Lodwick

 

14 March 2017: Deaf And Disability Arts: Insiders, Outsiders and the Potential Of Progressive Studios by Kristin Nelson

 

7 March 2017: Poems By Andrew Eastman

 

28 February 2017: Music for Thinking- a MonkeySparrow mix

 

21 February 2017: Also As Well Too talk by Kegan McFadden Part 2

 

14 February 2107: The Famous Goose Wurlitzer of Portage & Main- Fundrive special

 

7 February 2017: Also As Well Too talk by Kegan McFadden Part 1

 

31 January 2017: The Ocean, a reading by Cecilia Araneda from her novel.

 

24 January 2017: Poems by Jaz Papadopolous

 

Tenth     &    Seventeenth     January 2017:  mixes (excuse the Judas Priest intro)

 

3 January 2017: OK, 2017 a mix by the Monkey

 

27 December 2016:Big Picture Attempts: a mix by the Monkey

 

20 December 2016:Not Christmassy At All: a mix by the Monkey

 

13 December 2016: Institutional Generosity a paper delivered at The Wnnipeg Effect Symposium by hannah_g

 

6 December 2016: Another Kind Of Desire a story by Jeremiah Gibbons

 

29 November 2016: Music by the Monkey

 

22 November 2016: A poem For Helga by hannah_g

 

15 November 2016: The Early Years by Ericca Godfrey

 

8 November 2016: An extract from Shopping Cart Pantheon by Jeanne Randolph

 

20 September 2016: On ‘A Doll’s House’ an essay by Adrielle Parley

 

13 September 2016: Lilacs: an essay by Kegan McFadden

 

sixth and twenty-seventh September 20167- mixes by MonkeySparrow

 

23 August 2016: Lessons From A Nude Man– a story by Donna Besel

 

second     ninth      sixteenth    thirtieth   Monkey music mixes from august 2016

 

19 July 2016: Corduroy & Cigars– a mix by Marisa Godfrey

 

12 July 2016: Our Darling Arlington by Choi Ho

 

5 July 2016: Reading by Murat Ates

 

28 June 2016: Extract from Shopping Cart Pantheon ready by the author Jean Randolph

 

21 June 2017: Some things I Have Tried by Doreen Girard

 

17 May 2016: A story by Eric Plamondon

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10 May 2016: Music to bring back the sun: a mix by the Monkey

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3 May 2016: With Sufficient Distance: extracts from an essay by Jeanette Johns

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26 April 2016: Drinking The Finger Bowl: an essay by Alex King

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12 April 2016: The In Betweens: an essay by Alison James

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5 April 2016: Where Are All The Textile Artists? an essay by Jennifer Smith

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22 March 2016: The Landscape Of Death– an essay by Tricia Wasney

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15 March 2016 : Tolstoy Gets Lyrical- a reading.

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9 March 2016: Baby Class– an essay by Esther Simmonds MacAdam

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22 February 2016: Valdes The Barber: a story by hannah_g

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9 Feburary 2016: The Scarf of Doom- Fundrive special. A story by hannah_g

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26 January 2016: Poetry reading: Ted Hughes, Joanne Epp, Carol Ann Duffy

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19 January 2016: ThinkCog by Kevin Doole

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12 January 2016: Skating: a story by hannah_g

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5 January 2016: A Week In Martinique – an essay by hannah_g

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2015


24 November 2015: Why Matthew Sawatsky Is Not Like Gertrude Stein– an essay by C. Graham Asmundson

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17 November 2015: Remembering Music – an essay by hannah_g

What Song Grabbed You By The Heart & Got You Into Music? – a mix by BossRoss

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10 November 2015: a mix by Craig Claire

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3 November 2015: on Loving Bodies– an essay by Victoria King

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3 November 2015: Poetry Readings & Music- selections by Matthew Sawatsky

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27 October 2015: Halloween Hauntings In The Home: Horror & Interior Design

an essay and mix y Hannah Nutmeg Crosson

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 20 October 2015: Lost Souls an essay by Liberty Karp. Mix by hannah_g.

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 13 October 2015: Witches & Feminism an essay and mix by Helga Jakobson

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6 October 2015: Brushes With The Supernatural a ramble by hannah_g

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29 September: Nanny Odjig & The Gleaners by hannah_g

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22 September: Nanny Odjig by hannah_g (a story in response to Tiverton Museum artefacts)

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15 September: A Few Notes On Loneliness by hannah_g

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8 September: Summer, Autumn, September- David Cain and Ronald Duncan from The Seasons; ‘I loved you’- by Alexander Pushkin

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1 September: For Amusement Only– an essay and mix by Courtney R. Thompson

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24 August: Marital Dissolution & The Art Of Confession– an essay by Bryan Goertz

Songs of failure; songs of hope – a mix by Bryan Goertz

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18 August: Poems by A. Nowlan and Jesse Matas

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11 August: A Few Notes On Pain an essay by hannah_g

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28 July listen via mixcloud |   download via CKUW

Natalie Daoust: A Cracked Spider Egg an essay by hannah_g

 

21 July listen via mixcloud   |   download via CKUW

Watermelon ice cream by hannah_g

Canoeing with Avi by hannah_g

 

14 July listen via mixcloud   |   download via CKUW

100% Birgitta by hannah_g

 

7 July listen via mixcloud   |   download via CKUW

Being Watched an essay by hannah_g


 

30 June  listen via mixcloud   |   download via CKUW

Travel Shorts: 31J; Cristina; Dawn Chorus by hannah_g

Greek, Iranian, Tanzanian, Jamaican, & Chinese folk music mix.

 

 23 June   listen via mixcloud   |   download via CKUW

Poems: Train Journey by Judith Wright; Adlestrop by Edward Thomas

Essay: I Want A Train by Jamie Wright

16th June   listen via mixcloud   |   download via CKUW

Response: New Zealand vs China – The Hadron Effect by hannah_g
Essay: Authority, Power, and Evan Soloman by hannah_g

 

9th June    listen via mixcloud  |   download via CKUW

Poems: Frank O’Hara & Elizabeth Bishop

Essay: Feeling A Little Queer by hannah_g

 

2nd June    listen via mixcloud  |   download via CKUW

Poems: Margaret Atwood & Selima Hill

Essay: Listening to Tennis by hannah_g


5th May     listen via mixcloud   |   download via CKUW

Extract from Chicago Of  The North- I, by hannah_g
Essay: “Dwell. Separate. (Upon Estate: A Reverie)”, by hannah_g

 

12th May     listen via mixcloud   |   download via CKUW

Response: Natasha Torres Garner solo, Vampire Alberta Blues, by hannah_g

Extract from Chicago Of  The North- II, by hannah_g

Essay: “Micro Mobility”, by hannah_g

 

19th May   |  listen via mixcloud|   download via CKUW

Response: Steven Leyden Cochrane’s exhibition, Screen Wall at RAWGallery

Response: Rosemary Scanlon’s exhibition, X-ray Lake, KIAC, by hannah_g

Extract from Chicago Of The North- III, by hannah_g

25th May   |  listen via mixcloud   |   download via CKUW

Essay: A Bolt, by hannah_g

Extract from Chicago Of The North- IV, by hannah_g