Category: Documentary Projects

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Claus Schunke

Documentary Projects, In Memoriam 21 May 19

Claus Schunke passed away on April 5, 2019. Claus made many contributions to our area, including getting KCR’s building on the register of Chinese Canadian historic places. In 2016, he successfully nominated Nelson’s former Chinatown as a provincial heritage site and organized the memorial stone that now sits at the corner of Vernon and Hall… Read More »

Big Ledge: The Triumphs and Tribulations of Robert E. Sproule

Documentary Projects 26 Dec 18

Brian d’Eon of Nelson presented a staged radio play at Hart Hall (Ward and Carbonate) on Sept. 14 and 15, 2018 Big Ledge: The Triumphs and Tribulations of Robert E. Sproule (the whole truth and nothing but the truth) depicts the life of American prospector Robert Sproule, who arrived on Kootenay Lake in 1882, when… Read More »

Balancing Act

Documentary Projects, Radio Shows 29 Oct 18

An investigation into the role of feminism in redressing the sexual inequality and skewed value system of a world out of balance.  Every other Tuesday @ 4pm with Catherine McGrath.

Delivering Telegrams – radio play by Diana Morita Cole

Documentary Projects 10 Jun 18

Bonnie Baker interviewed Diana Moria Cole on her show on Times They Are a Changing about Diana’s radio play Delivering Telegrams and to talk about Asian History Month. Tune in below to hear their conversation and the play.  

Amplifying the Voices of Our Community

Documentary Projects 02 May 18

Amplifying the Voices of Our Community (AVOC) explores the efforts of local groups working for the betterment of communities throughout the West Kootenay. More than 100 individuals representing 45 local nonprofit organizations contributed to project, which was funded by the Community Radio Fund of Canada. You can listen to the episodes in your browser or on… Read More »