Aspen Public Radio http://aspenpublicradio.org en You Climb Higher with Aspen Public Radio! http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/you-climb-higher-aspen-public-radio <p>Meet "Monty" - the Mountain Goat!</p><p>He's taking to the trail for Aspen Public Radio because he knows it's the station that helps you to stay connected to the Valley and the World. Your support makes it possible.&nbsp;</p><p>Help "Monty" and Aspen Public Radio to climb higher for you!</p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:28:54 +0000 Cornelia Carpenter 21854 at http://aspenpublicradio.org You Climb Higher with Aspen Public Radio! A New Cold War with Russia? http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/new-cold-war-russia <p><strong>A New Cold War with Russia?</strong></p><p>US-Russian relations have reached one of their lowest points since the end of the Cold War. Michael McFaul, former ambassador to Russia and author of such books as Russia’s Unfinished Revolution, will shed light on the tenuous relationship between Moscow and Washington. As Russia and the US face off over Ukraine, can they continue to cooperate on Syria and Iran?</p><p>Michael McFaul</p><p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:46:16 +0000 Rob St. Mary 20962 at http://aspenpublicradio.org A New Cold War with Russia? In Conversation with “House of Cards” Creator Beau Willimon http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/conversation-house-cards-creator-beau-willimon <p><strong>In Conversation with “House of Cards” Creator Beau Willimon</strong></p><p>The creator of "House of Cards" discusses the future of television and movies with legendary entertainment industry leader Michael Eisner.</p><p>Beau Willimon is an American playwright and screenwriter whose early work, before working in entertainment, included volunteering for the political campaigns of Charles Schumer, Hillary Clinton, Bill Bradley, and Howard Dean.</p><p>Willimon wrote the play “Farragut North”, the basis for the George Clooney film “The Ides of March”, which premiered in off Broadway in 2008. His other plays include “Spirit Control” and “Lower Ninth”</p><p>In 2012, Willimon developed the show House of Cards for Netflix. The show is an American adaption of the BBC series of the same name. House of Cards premiered on Netflix on early 2013. The show has run for two seasons and a third season is currently in production.</p><p>Beau Willimon, Michael Eisner</p><p> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 00:33:08 +0000 Rob St. Mary 20764 at http://aspenpublicradio.org In Conversation with “House of Cards” Creator Beau Willimon Found: Seafaring APR Water Bottle http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/found-seafaring-apr-water-bottle <p>You might find a member station sticker on a car or even run into a fellow traveler sporting some fashionable threads from the same station you support miles-and-miles from home. But, Andy Hanson came across an Aspen Public Radio membership premium while on vacation in a very interesting way.</p><p>Granted, it has seen better days. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:28:54 +0000 Rob St. Mary 20522 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Found: Seafaring APR Water Bottle Join us for a Special Event with Fred Child of Performance Today http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/join-us-special-event-fred-child-performance-today <p>Join Aspen Public Radio and Fred Child of Performance Today for conversation and live music on Friday July 11th from 5 to 7pm.<br /><br />Get your tickets by <a href="https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/weblink.aspx?name=E103121&amp;id=19" target="_blank">clicking here</a>!</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 17:50:53 +0000 Cornelia Carpenter 19853 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Join us for a Special Event with Fred Child of Performance Today