Vox Pop

Monday - Friday, 2pm - 3pm

Vox Pop is WAMC's live call-in talk program. Guests with expertise in areas ranging from Astronomy to George Washington speak with WAMC's hosts and answer questions posed by WAMC listeners. We also have a number of forums and guests who are regulars to Vox Pop such as our Science Forum and Gardening program.

Every Monday is a "Medical Monday."  Every Friday is a "Food Friday." 

There are several ways to join the conversation:

  • Call in during the show from 2-3 p.m. at 1-800-348-2551 (1-800-TALK-1)
  • Comment on the show page of the Vox Pop section of WAMC.org
  • Comment on the Vox Pop status update at WAMC's Facebook page
  • Tweet us @WAMCRadio and #VoxPop

Coming up on Vox Pop:

Monday, May 18
Medical Monday - Dr. Gregory Tillou - General Surgery

Tuesday, May 19
Open Forum - Transportation

Wednesday, May 20
Self-Defense - John Borter & Dan Tuczinski

Thursday, May 21
Science Forum

Friday, May 22
Food Friday - Pop-Up Dinners
 

New York Times photographer and Skidmore College lecturer Charlie Samuels joins us in the studio to answer your questions about photography. 

Death with Dignity is a topic of great debate in our region, and we have an expert here in the studio to discuss it with you. We welcome University at Albany Professor Giza Lopes.

Dr. Justin Juliano
NYOH

  Joining us this afternoon for Medical Monday is Dr. Justin Juliano. He is a radiation oncologist with New York Oncology Hematology in Clifton Park. He’s here to answer your questions.

Craig Gravina, founder of the Albany Ale Project and brewer Justin Behan of the Green Wolf Brewing Company, join us in the studio.

Berkshire Botanical Garden

  Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum...

Buzzfeed

It’s our Pets & Vets program this afternoon, and here to take your calls is Dr. Carrie O’Loughlin of Delmar Animal Hospital in Delmar, New York. 

FBI

The defense team for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev began a two-week campaign in court yesterday to avoid the death penalty. We have an expert on the topic in the studio with us today—Professor James Acker of UAlbany’s School of Criminal Justice is here to discuss the Tsarnaev case and to answer your questions.

Joining us this afternoon for Medical Monday is Dr. Nicholas Kulbida, a board-certified OB-GYN who sees patients and delivers babies at Bellevue Women’s Center in Niskayuna, New York. He’s here to answer your questions.

Jennifer Chait, flickr

Our region boasts some of the finest chefs in the country. And we want to get to know as many of them as possible here on Food Friday. Today we have a panel of female chefs – Daire Rooney of Allium Restaurant + Bar in Great Barrington is here. So are Josephine Proul of Local 111 in Claverack, New York and Amy Loveless of Dream Away Lodge in Beckett, Massachusetts. 

It's the Science Forum on the Vox Pop today as we welcome back our esteemed panel of experts.  

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