Bound By Books: 20200119
90.7-FM and wgxc.org
Hosted by Emilia Ortiz, Lina Ruiz, AJ Pernetti, and Emily Chameides.
Emilia, Fahim, Lina, AJ, and Emily discuss books they love, books they're currently reading, and other teen media and literary topics. Emilia and Fahim are students at the Hudson Junior/Senior High School. Lina is a student at Montgomery C. Smith School. AJ is a student at the Liberi School. Emily is the director of the Hudson Area Library. Recorded at the WGXC Hudson Studio on Mon., Jan. 13. Catskill High School news follows at 9:45 a.m. on Sundays, and more local news follows at 6:45 p.m. Thursdays.
Emily Chameides has been involved with WGXC since May 2010, first as the Youth Program Coordinator and then as co-host of Bound By Books. She lives in Hudson and is the Director of the Hudson Area Library. Emily worked as Director of Media Education and Exhibitions at the Children’s Media Project from 2002 to 2010 in Poughkeepsie, New York, where she served as a mentor for youth producers of Radio Uprising on WVKR.
"Bound By Books" airs after the local news at 9 a.m., and is followed by other youth content from WGXC.