Evening WURDs

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Monday 4:00 pm 7:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm 7:00 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm 7:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm 7:00 pm

Hosted by Dr. James Peterson, Evening WURDS is a daily news program dedicated to engaging the WURD community through a critical analysis of the news, culture, and arts stories that resonate with our community. At Evening WURDs, we are committed to thinking together and in community with our listeners to identify solutions to them socioeconomic, racial, and political challenges that we face in the 21 st Century.

Evening WURDs

Dr. James Peterson

James Peterson, Ph.D. is a writer, educator, and consultant. Dr. Peterson is the Host of “Evening WURDS” on WURD (900AM and 96.1FM) in Philadelphia, PA. He is the author of several books, including The Hip Hop Underground and African American Culture, Prison Industrial Complex for Beginners, and Hip-Hop Headphones: A Scholar’s Critical Playlist. He is a columnist for The Philadelphia Citizen and has written for Fortune.com, Newsweek.com, The Guardian, The LA Times, Reuters, The Huffington Post, The Daily Beast, and The Grio. 



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