Spoken Word

Catalogue of all Spoken Word programs
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6 Degrees in Calgary

6 Degrees and CJSW 90.9FM are teaming up for a limited run podcast series for 6 Degrees Calgary 2019. This…

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Accessible Airwaves

This program is dedicated to the education and exploration of disabled life, giving voice to the life and experience of…

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Aged to Perfection & Old Enough to Know Better

Our show, Aged to Perfection/Old Enough to Know Better, highlights many common issues and challenges that many people experience as…

Alberta Advantage

Alberta Advantage provides left-wing analysis and commentary on local and provincial politics.

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Alternative Radio

Alternative Radio, established in 1986, is a weekly one-hour public affairs program offered free to all public radio stations in…

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Artslink is a half-hour monthly program about the arts in Calgary. We will bring to listeners interviews on theatre, dance,…

Blackfoot Language Stories

Oki Niiksokowa, Nisto Niitaniko Aistai Papom Hello everyone, my Blackfoot name is Coming Lightning, my english name is Richard Sparvier,…

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Bumping into Walls

Bumping into Walls is a monthly, conversation-style spoken word program about living with vision loss, the challenges, the successes, and…

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City Spotlight

Calgary is home to hundreds of non-profit organizations, making our city a great place to live. City Spotlight is an…

CJSW Echo Chamber

Rebroadcast of the best of CJSW original spoken word programming.

CJSW Originals

A rotating block of CJSW volunteer produced podcasts and special programming, including: First Monday of every month Artslink First Tuesday…


CounterSpin is Fairness in Accuracy and Reporting’s weekly radio show. It focuses on the prevalent bias of media and teasing…

Darkside Drive

A weekly dramatic anthology series, featuring a new original story and cast each week, performed live-to-tape at CJSW’s Studio One.

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Design Matters

Welcome to Design Matters, where we discuss popular topics and bold new ideas in design. Based at the University of…

GlobalFest – Human Rights Forum 2018

The Human Rights Forum presented by UNA Canada-Calgary Branch has been offered since 2007 as part of GlobalFest’s programming to…

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From Pro Bono Students Canada (PBSC), the University of Calgary Faculty of Law, and CJSW 90.9 FM, this is Hearsay.…

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Indigenization Across the Nation

The show is about Indigenous issues covering local and international news combined with well known Indigenous artists. Interviews with prominent…

Indigenous News Happenings

News updates about issues and events in Treaty 7

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Keeping Green

Ian Perry talks about environmental issues that we face all the time and how we impact the environment as well.

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Live Wired

LiveWired in Calgary is a monthly connection to your community. News, interviews and upcoming events captured in a 30-minute spoken…

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Mosaic Talk

A monthly podcast focused on having real conversations about Race Relations in Canada. Show features Canadian Cultural Mosaic Foundation’s members,…

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NUTV Film Chats

On NUTV Film Chats, film students Erin Shanks and Zach Green discuss cinema through a critical lens and explore Calgary’s…

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REDx TALKS is a non-profit speaker series that expresses and embodies Indigenous world views from elders, teachers, youth and allies.…

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Soul Brazil

A monthly appointment to freshen up your mind and soul with the huge variety of modern rhythms produced in Brazil…

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Sound of Campus

Stay up-to-date with news and events at the University of Calgary!

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A collaboration between the Sprawl and CJSW, Sprawlcast is a show for curious Calgarians who want more than the daily…

The Big Question

In order to overcome the challenges in our lives, both large and small, we need to understand the world around…

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The Gauntlet Radio

The Gauntlet is the University of Calgary’s independent student newspaper. Tune in monthly for news, interviews, thought provoking discussions and…

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Treaty Nation Music

Inclusive on Treaty 7 lands introducing, a wide selection of genre’s coming from Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists. Nation wide and…

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Witch Hunt

On Witchhunt, hosts Cari and Emily provide commentary and insight on the ways that sexual violence takes shape in today’s…

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Writer’s Block

CJSW’s monthly foray into literature. Hosted and produced by Dymphny Dronyk and sound engineered by Cody Dronyk, Writer’s Block is…

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Yeah, What She Said

Yeah, What She Said is a feminist podcast airing on CJSW on the third Monday of each month. Our hosts,…