On this week’s Universal Grapevine, Bruce interviews Jodi Frediani, forestry consultant for the Sierra Club and director of the Central Coast Forest Watch, and Pat Matacjek from Friends of Arana Gulch.
Santa Cruz Superior Court Judge Jeff Almquist is on the show followed by Patricia Zavella, UCSC professor of Latin American & Latino Studies, who talks about her new book, I’m Neither Here nor There.
Bruce Bratton interviews Nathaniel Berman, Music Director of The Santa Cruz County Youth Symphony as well as Leta Miller, Professor of Music at UCSC.
Guest Bob Taren speaks about city and county political issues. Guest Jim Mosher discusses alcohol legal policies.
Guest Ralph Abraham speaks about mathematics, culture and education. Guest Gary Patton discusses water use and desalination plants.
Nine Bookshop Santa Cruz Young Writers Contest winners read their entries.