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APRIL 26, 2014
Live from the SF Ferry Building - Show 1059

Join us LIVE from the Port Commission Hearing Room in the San Francisco Ferry Building for two hours of conversation, music & play! SEDGE welcomes:

WES JACKSON, farmer, philosopher and author of several landmark books on sustainable agriculture, Wes is founder and current president of The Land Institute and a member of the World Future Council.

JUSTIN GO with his mesmerizing debut novel The Steady Running of the Hour, following a young man's discovery that he may be heir to the unclaimed estate of an alpinist who died attempting to summit Mt. Everest.

MARIAH PARKER'S INDO LATIN JAZZ ENSEMBLE get us grooving on a world of musical influences, from Havana to Kolkata.

AIMEE EIGUREN will shed light on the partnership between the Ferry Building's gluten free Mariposa Bakery and the University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center.

 

 

APRIL 19, 2014
On the Farm - Show 1058

We present a special show all about FARMING & FOOD!

Dig in to the earth with us, from past shows when Sedge welcomed:

MICHAEL POLLAN, author of The Omnivore's Dilemma.

NOVELLA CARPENTER, author of Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer.

LISA HAMLITON, whose book Deeply Rooted: Unconventional Farmers in the Age of Agribusiness, depicts growers as stewards of the land and their pace of life.

JANE S. SMITH, author of The Garden of Invention: Luther Burbank and the Business of Breeding Plants. 

DAVID MAS MASUMOTO farmer, author, Heirlooms: Letters from a Peach Farmer

JESSICA PRENTICE, author of Full Moon Feast: Food and the Hunger for Connection

HOT BUTTERED RUM the five piece progressive bluegrass band carry us to the mountains and back with their stunning instrumental and vocal virtuosity. 

 
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