NPR FOR THE DEAF: We Hear It Even When You Can’t


Georges Seurat Models (1887-88), oil on canvas, 79″ x 98″ Barnes Foundation


Listen to Friday's show...

While Philadelphia’s City Council has approved a lease agreement which would enable the Barnes Foundation to move to the Parkway, Montgomery County is floating a new plan to keep the Foundation in Lower Merion. We revisit the Barnes Foundation debate with GRESHAM RILEY and ROBERT ZALLER, who have been discussing the issue online in the Broad Street Review and at a May 21st public forum at Drexel.


Listen to Friday's show...Louise Arbour, the U.N.’s High Commissioner for Human Rights and onetime chief prosecutor in the Yugoslav and Rwandan tribunals, discusses U.S. policy on detainees in the fight against terrorism.

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Listen to Friday's show...World Cafe host David Dye welcomes English trio Fujiya & Miyagi to play songs from their recent release, Transparent Things. With their second album, Fujiya & Miyagi deliver their infectious brand of looping guitar riffs and dance beats, while incorporating a fresh indie rock sound.

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