Jose Faus http://kcur.org en Literacy KC & The Writers Place Team Up To Help Adult Students Learn To Read http://kcur.org/post/literacy-kc-writers-place-team-help-adult-students-learn-read <p>Approximately 225,000 adults in the Kansas City area function at the lowest literacy level. On this Thursday's <em><a href="http://kcur.org/programs/centralstandard">Central Standard</a>, </em>a look at how illiteracy is closely linked to poverty, unemployment and health issues, and an area class working to bridge that gap.</p><p>Then, in the second half of our show, a quick legal bootcamp for musicians. From copyrights to royalties, our guest <strong>Donald Simon</strong> has advice for all the legalese that can put a jam in your jamming.</p> Wed, 05 Sep 2012 14:48:10 +0000 Andrea Silenzi, Tomeka Weatherspoon & Jabulani Leffall 23984 at http://kcur.org Literacy KC & The Writers Place Team Up To Help Adult Students Learn To Read How To Survive As An Artist In KC http://kcur.org/post/how-survive-artist-kc <p>Megan Turek has a gift. She’s a professional costume designer for theater, whose work is going to be featured in an upcoming Unicorn Theater show called Next Fall.</p> Mon, 30 Jan 2012 19:19:24 +0000 Tomeka Weatherspoon & Jabulani Leffall 11714 at http://kcur.org How To Survive As An Artist In KC