1960s Weather Underground Meets 1930’s Radical Union Organizer

100 Letters from My Father by Charlotte Marchant A Nina Serrano Production: a 1-hour KPFA-FM Special 100 Letters From My Father by Charlotte Marchant: A radical working-class family’s saga told through a dialog between a daughter in the 1960s Weather … Continue reading

Literary Dialogs with Nina Serrano

A New Series Interviewing Fabulous Writers and Poets   I have been sharing my passion for literature and the spoken word for over half a century! This passion underlies writing my own poems, plays, fiction, radio scripts, and blogs,  directing theatre and films, … Continue reading

Nina Serrano YouTube Channel

Author, Poet, Film Maker, Radio Host/Producer The Nina Serrano YouTube Channel features inspirational videos of her poetry performances, her interviews on theater and culture, and her life in the arts. The channel also offers interviews about her book Nicaragua Way, a romance … Continue reading

Latin History for Morons, A Review by Nina Serrano

Laughing through Tears on La Raza Chronicles, KPFA fm. Click here to listen to Nina Serrano’s Review It was an exciting premiere- an opening night at a local theater, The Berkeley Rep, featuring a Hollywood star, John Leguizamo in a solo … Continue reading

KPFA Honors Nina Serrano, Avotcja, and Jennifer Stone

International Women’s Day, March 8, 2015 KPFA-94.1fm, Community-powered radio went all out for International Women’s Day 2015. The volunteer organizers, led by Vylma V., scheduled 24 hours of woman-produced radio programming but in their enthusiasm produced 25 hours of continuous … Continue reading

KPFA honors Women Elders

Avotcja, Jennifer Stone and Nina Serrano On March 8th, International Women’s Day 2015, KPFA honors women elders of KPFA: Avotcja, Jennifer Stone, and Nina Serrano. Listen at 4pm to the specially prepared broadcast of their life stories. Join us at 5pm in the … Continue reading

Nina Serrano and Paul Richards on Heart Strong

Valerie Haynes Perry Interview: Heart Strong 2014 PEN Award This interview aired on KPFA 94.1 fm program Open Book/Poet to Poet of November 5, 2014 about Nina’s book, Heart Strong, Selected Poems 2000-2012, winner of the 2014 PEN Award, the Josephine Miles … Continue reading

Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz on La Raza Chronicles 9/23/14

Interview on “Indigenous People’s History of the United States” With Nina Serrano, KPFA 94.1 fm, 7 PM “This may well be the most important US history book you will read in your lifetime. . . . Dunbar Ortiz radically reframes US history, … Continue reading

Little Prince of the Andes, Interview with Tupac Saavedra, Part 2

Tupac Tells About Filming “Little Prince of the Andes” A few years ago Tupac learned of a theater program in La Paz where a teacher brought street children into his home, training them to explore their situation through theatre games … Continue reading

My Life in Radio

Fifty Years of Radio for the Community My radio work began in 1961 when during my first morning in California, I heard KPFA-FM, 94.1 Free Speech Radio (Pacifica Network) and immediately began producing drama and literature, children’s and public affairs programs. I … Continue reading