APR Events

Aspen Public Radio is pleased to announce The Annual Lawn Party and Open House, featuring Joshua Johnson of 1A on Thursday, June 29. The Lawn Party and Open House, sponsored by Alpine Bank, kicks off at 5 p.m. on the Red Brick lawn. 

Stop by for a relaxing evening filled with elevated discussion, globally influenced BBQ by chef David Wang, and local beer from Aspen Brewing Co.

The Annual Lawn Party and Open House is a chance to meet the voices you hear everyday on APR, see Joshua Johnson in conversation with Alycin Bektesh, and mingle with other like-minded APR supporters.

If you have a question for Joshua Johnson, email it to us at news@aspenpublicradio.org.

We would love to see you at this open public event!

Thank you to our sponsors of this event. We couldn't make it happen without you.


Aspen Public Radio presents Resurgent Russia in the Time of Trump with Corey Flintoff. This public discussion takes place Tuesday, Aug. 22 at Paepcke Auditorium from 6 to 7 p.m. To reserve your spot, click here.

 

After the public discussion, there will be a private meet and greet with Flintoff. Hors d'oeuvres and drinks will be served. To reserve your spot, click here.

 

Flintoff has spent nearly 40 years as a radio journalist, serving most recently as NPR’s correspondent in Moscow. He covered the increasing authoritarianism of the Russian state under Vladimir Putin, the seizure of Crimea, defense concerns in the Baltics, and the downing of Malaysian Air Flight 17. As a Moscow correspondent, Flintoff’s coverage included many countries of the former Soviet Union, including Russia, Ukraine, the Baltic states, Kazakhstan, and Georgia.

 

He has covered the wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Ukraine, the earthquake in Haiti, the revolution in Egypt, and the revolution and civil war in Libya. He covered Southeast Asia from New Delhi in 2010-11, before taking over NPR’s Moscow bureau in 2012. Flintoff retired from NPR in September of 2016, and is now at work on several writing projects.

 

For more information on this event, click here.