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.

 

nN17 mix by the Monkey, 14 November 2017

 

Garbage by Saz Massey, 7 November 2017

 

31 Oc0tober 2017: Monkey mix

 

24 October 2017: A Monkey Mix

 

17 October 2017: Pale Pink Sky by Meghan Zahari

 

10 October 2017: Ricin: A Cellular Assassin by Saz Massey

 

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