Program 715: San Juan Islands; Martin Sheen’s Travels; Imagine a City

Release Date: 05-20-2023


Hear about the "personalities" that differentiate the biggest of the San Juan Islands, which cluster in the northwest corner of Washington State. Then listen in as actor Martin Sheen describes how his experiences filming overseas have come to influence his political activism. And get a professional intercontinental pilot's perspective on travel and lifelong wanderlust.


  • Chandler O'Leary, author/illustrator of "On Island Time: A Traveler's Atlas" (Sasquatch Books)
  • Actor/activist Martin Sheen
  • Pilot Mark Vanhoenacker, author of "Imagine a City" (Knopf)

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Program Extras

More with Martin Sheen - Actor Martin Sheen explains how the religion of his youth in Ohio was challenged by what he saw in India. And how a chance meeting with an old friend in Paris helped Martin to focus his political views and activism, and to reconcile with his faith. (runs 6:11)