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Angela Carone

Cultural Enterprise Reporter

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Angela Carone covers arts and culture for KPBS and is the author of Culture Lust, the station's arts blog.

Angela has produced public radio programs focused on the arts for the Atlanta and San Diego markets. In this role, she has covered topics ranging from books, film, theater, music, visual arts and pop culture. She also has more than 15 years experience in print media, having been published in various newspapers, alternative weeklies, and exhibition catalogs.

Angela has degrees in political science from Pennsylvania State University and in English literature from Georgia State University. She is also a published photographer.

Recent Stories

Balboa Park Conservancy Hires CEO

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Thomas Herrera-Mishler will be the new CEO and executive director of the Balboa Park Conservancy, the first in the nonprofit's history.

Slab City's East Jesus Not Waiting For Bulldozers To Arrive

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An artists' collective in Slab City called East Jesus is fighting to keep its land — and the art its residents have created. The collective and Slab City are on state-owned land in Imperial County.

Will Slab City Remain The Last Free Place In America?

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The future of Slab City's squatter community — 140 miles east of San Diego — is threatened as the state considers selling the desert land in Imperial County.

Selfie Sticks Banned At Coachella Music Festival

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If you were hoping to grab a selfie at Coachella this year, you’ll have to do it the old-fashioned way.

Another Protest To Save The Ché Café At UC San Diego

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About 40 protesters are making a last ditch effort to save the Ché Café, a progressive music venue that was evicted by UC San Diego administrators last week.

UCSD Serves Eviction Notice To Iconic Music Venue Ché Café

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Sheriff's deputies have served the operators of the Ché Café with an eviction notice, marking the latest and most serious threat to the underground music venue and vegetarian restaurant on the edge of campus.

Balboa And Civic Theatres Announce New CEO

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There is new leadership at two of downtown’s most prominent theaters. After 40 years, the CEO is leaving, and a replacement has been announced.

La Jolla Symphony And Chorus Creates Berlioz Splash Zone

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The La Jolla Symphony and Chorus takes on the challenge of performing Hector Berlioz's "Requiem" and gathers more than 300 musicians to make it happen.

David Bennett Named General Director Of San Diego Opera

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The Gotham Chamber Opera leader has been named the new general director of the San Diego Opera.

Stunning El Anatsui Exhibit On Display At Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

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A stunning new exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego features the work of an internationally acclaimed artist from Africa who makes shimmering sculptures out of discarded bottle caps.

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