kici program schedule 11-2-19
(click here for a .pdf version of the program schedule)


Public News Service and Pacifica Network co-produce this series of three-minute segments covering the 2020 elections with a focus on Iowa.

American Parlor Songbook
Recorded live with clever songs, charming stories, and hilarious sketches. Hosted by composer JP Houston, with his wife, comic actress Julie Van Dusen, along with special guests including national music acts and stand-ups.

Big Picture Science
Big Picture Science engages the public with modern science research through smart and humorous storytelling.

The Big Pond
The Big Pond is a podcast on topics such as music, sports, history, religion, language, and society convey a multifaceted image of life in Germany and in the US. Each piece offers a fresh perspective on how much these two countries share.

Features social and scientific innovators with breakthrough solutions for people and planet.

Climate Connections
Short segments (90-seconds) produced by Yale University explaining how climate change impacts our lives, and what diverse people and organizations are doing to reduce the associated risks.

Democracy Now!
A global, independent weekday news hour anchored by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.

Earth Date
Two-minute episodes explaining key geological science terms and methodologies.

Fallon Forum
Host Ed Fallon describes the show as “the fusion of politics and civility” and “a pioneering effort to bring local, progressive talk radio to audiences hungry for an alternative to the fear-mongering that dominates the public airwaves.”

Fur Peace Ranch
Each program features an artist’s concert recorded at the Fur Peace Ranch guitar camp. An eclectic blend of performances including blues, folk, Americana, rock, bluegrass, and jazz.

Great Taste
Steve Boss interviews food producers, authors, journalists and chefs who value local food sources and sustainability. Sixty minutes of delicious radio.

Green Room IC
Go behind the scenes of the Iowa City area performing arts community.  Featuring interviews with local actors, directors, comedians and related organizations.

Humankind Profiles the doers and dreamers who strive to make our planet a more humane and livable place. (Host: David Freudberg)

Iowa City Police Log
Postings from the Iowa City Police Log social media (procured from the daily Iowa City police activity log), adapted for radio.

Iowa Watch
A statewide news and public affairs program produced with support from the Iowa Center for Public Affairs Journalism.

Kenn’s Eclectic Korner
Kenn Bowen brings his own unique music mix to KICI in the station’s first ever live-hosted show.

On Being with Krista Tipett
Dedicated to the large questions at the center of human existence and how these questions of meaning find practical resonance in our lives.

Open Source
An American conversation with global attitude – on the arts, humanities, and global affairs, hosted by Christopher Lydon.

Philosophy Talk
Philosophy Talk celebrates the value of the examined life. Each week, host philosophers invite you to join them in conversation on a wide variety of issues ranging from popular culture to our most deeply-held beliefs about science, morality, and the human condition.

Radio Netherlands
An international public service broadcaster providing listeners with high quality news and in-depth cultural programming.

Reveal Weekly
Investigative journalism program for public radio.   There’s always more to the story.

Intended to present the full range of blues music to a broad audience.

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour
A great blend of rockabilly, blues, surf, roots, early rock, early country and modern vintage sounding artists; exclusive interviews with both legacy and new artists.

Science and The Sea
Entertaining stories that teach about the marine world and how scientists approach some of the oceans’ mysteries.

This Way Out
Brings the voices of LGBTQ people to the airwaves telling our own story to a global audience.

What’s Going On
Interviews with people involved in Iowa City area non-profit organizations. An original KICI production.

With Good Reason
With Good Reason takes listeners on a tour through an eclectic array of topics in an exploration of the latest research from social science and the humanities. Produced by Virginia Humanities.

Writers’ Voices
Writers Voices with Monica and Caroline featuring in-depth interviews with authors, editors and more.

Your Weekly Constitutional
Focuses upon interesting and controversial issues in constitutional law; interviews with knowledgeable lawyers, scholars, and others about current and historical topics.

KICI-LP Iowa City, broadcasting at 105.3 FM, a project of the Extend the Dream Foundation