Friday, February 13, 2009

KXCI Celebrates Black History Month


KXCI celebrates Black History Month with a series of brief biographies, quotes and recollections about influential African Americans. Contributors include local elementary, high school and college students, instructors and community members. Long time Tucson radio producer Chuck Simms also contributed some Black Biographies from his vaults.

Segments can be heard at the following times:

11:30am Monday through Sunday
4:00 pm Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
4:30 pm Tuesday
9:00 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Here is a list of participants and profiles.

Rosa Parks- Albert Green 4- Townsend Middle School
Langston Hughes- Cynerria Wrench- Townsend Middle School
Sojourner Truth- Rand Quinn Townsend Middle School
MLK- Albert Green- Townsend; Arthur Ashe- Jamal Dillon, Ft. Lowell Elementary
Mae Jamerson- Isha Ewing Townsend Middle
Greensboro 4- Janae Waggoner- Ft. Lowell Elementary
Thurgood Marshall- Jasmine McKinney- Townsend Middle School
Marian Wright Edelman- Kyra Neumann; Charles Chestnut- Nykashia Holland- Ft. Lowell Elem
Shirley Chisholm- Lorenzo Crowder- Townsend Middle School
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Namir Williams- Townsend Middle School

Paul Robeson- Chuck Simms
Rosa Parks- Albert Green 4- Townsend Middle School
Langston Hughes- Dr. Fred Wiggins UA
Langston Hughes- Cynerria Wrench Townsend Middle School
W. E. B. DuBois- Chuck Simms
Sojourner Truth- Rand Quinn Townsend Middle School
MLK- Albert Green ; Arthur Ashe- Jamal Dillon, Ft. Lowell
James Brown- Erik Emerson TUSD Staff
Benjamin Banneker- Chuck Simms
Mae Jamerson- Isha Ewing Townsend
Amiri Baraka- Kim Kunnie TUSD
Lucille Clifton- Chelsea Hodson UA
Frederick Douglas- Chuck Simms
Greensboro 4- Janae Waggoner Ft. Lowell Elem
Margaret Campbell- Gloria Smith Ret. UA
Pittsburgh Courier- Elaine House TUSD
Henry Ossawa Tanner- Chuck Simms
Thurgood Marshall- Jasmine McKinney- Townsend
Nikki Giovanni- Sandy Acevedo- Community
Betsy Coleman- Wanda F. Moore- Community
Bose Ikard- Chuck Simms
Marian Wright Edelman- Kira Neumann; Charles Chestnut- Nykashia Holland Ft. Lowell
Janet Bragg- Gloria Smith- Community
Ann Plato- Doris Williams TUSD
Mathew Alexander Hanson- Chuck Simms
Shirley Chisholm- Lorenzo Crowder- Townsend
Prince Hall- Tina Wade TUSD
Dorothy Height- Wanda F. Moore- Community
Crispus Atticks- Chuck Simms
Martin Luther King, Jr. - Namir Williams- Townsend

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