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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

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Being Naked In UCSD Art Class Is Required But Not Remarkable

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Having to get naked for a college class may seem unusual, but maybe not if you’re an art student. A UCSD professor has been at the center of a media storm because he requires students to do just that.

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Art About Jamaican Dancehall On View At Lux Art Institute

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Jamaican artist Ebony G. Patterson makes tapestries featuring the world of dancehall music, fashion, and culture.

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Balboa Park's Timken Museum Appoints New General Manager

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Megan Pogue, a former vice president at the San Diego Symphony, will be the first general manager at the Timken Museum of Art.

San Diego Opera Settlement With Former Executives Tops $1 Million

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Newly released tax documents show the former head of the San Diego Opera and its chief fundraiser walked away with more than $1 million in a privately negotiated employment settlement.

USD Could Face Second Sexual Assault Lawsuit

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Lawyer claims he will file a second civil lawsuit against the University of San Diego for mishandling sexual assault cases.

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.

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