Guy Rathbun

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  • Part-time Instructor
  • Role: Producer/Reporter: Independent

Recent Pieces from Guy Rathbun

Caption: Edgar Villanueva

Decolonizing Wealth (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

He calls it a “colonizer virus” that has festered for centuries. According to social justice philanthropist Edgar Villanueva the virus was planted in people at first contact ...
Caption: Connie's Inn & Tree of Hope

Uptown NYC (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

Driving north from New York City to Harlem in the 1920s was quite a challenge. Even though only about 10 miles separated the two cities, the number of night clubs featuring ...
Caption: Book Jacket Cover, Credit: Hawkeye Publishers

A Gift of Peace (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

Hindsight is not a good way to view history. Yet, we frequently see our past with an expression of “what if”. On the other hand, even the slightest change can impact much ...
Caption: Joe Feldman

Grading for Equity (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

You probably remember, all too well, your grade school experience. Especially memorable is how you were graded. Everyone was funneled into the same system for very similar ...
Caption: Fletcher Henderson

Setting the Stage (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

The Big Bands were in full swing by the mid-1930s, but the name least remembered is the leader who provided the inspiration: Fletcher Henderson. He was swinging with his big ...
Caption: Paul Engler

This is an Uprising (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

Central Coast Bioneers held its first conference in San Luis Obispo in 2010. Looking at their mission statement, It reads … To create a resilient and healthy community for ...
Caption: Paul Whiteman

Pops Influence (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

With today’s hindsight, bandleader Paul Whiteman has been both criticized and praised for his influence in early jazz. Yet, he was the first to have a million in record ...
Caption: Sayu Bhojwani

People Like Us (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

Less than two-thirds of the U.S. population is white, yet Congress is comprised of 81% white men. The discrepancy is also reflected in elected offices at state and local ...
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52nd Street (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

Also known as Swing Street, or among musicians of the 1920s and ‘30s … The Street.
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Runnin' Wild (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

This program is devoted to those pioneering jazz violinists of the 1920s and ‘30s.