Humanities Desk On Demand

December 2, 2016
On the December 2nd program, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: Alyssa Schukar's "Population: Elsie” project, now up on the Flyover Media site; First Friday events at St. Paul in Lincoln; the Yorkshire Playhouse's production of "A Christmas Story;" A Nebraska Brass... more››
December 1, 2016
This week, Genevieve Randall talks with two guests, Mark Entzminger about a Woodturners' Art Show at Nebraska Innovation Studio, and Lori McAlister about the Festival of Prairie Culture at Homestead National Monument, including a celebration of Scottish tradition.
November 18, 2016
Sonia Nazario author of Enrique's Journey gave the 2016 Governor's Lecture in the Humanities sponsored by Humanities Nebraska and the E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues at the Lied Center in Lincoln, NE. Nazario has spent years writing about the plight of children who flee Honduras in dangerous... more››
November 11, 2016
On the November 11th program, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: the UNL Glenn Korff School of Music production of "Little Women;" two different Lincoln's Symphony Orchestra concerts; the Vancouver Chamber Choir presented by Kearney Concert Association; the premiere... more››
November 10, 2016
Irontail Gallery in Lincoln presents artist Susan Wood's “Whistlerblower” exhibit this month. Genevieve Randall talks with Wood about the exhibit and her path from Lincoln to Europe and Africa, and back to Lincoln again.
November 4, 2016
On the November 4th program, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: the new "Standing Bear Cantata;" Burt County Brass Quintet; music and art at St. Paul in Lincoln; filmmaker Kelly Reichardt at The Ross in Lincoln; events at The Merryman Center in Kearney; First Friday... more››
November 2, 2016
This week, Genevieve Randall talks with OmniArts Nebraska's Daniel Kubert and Dustin Witte about their new production of "Icarus and the Phoenix" in Lincoln.
October 28, 2016
On the October 28th program, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: The American Boychoir at Abendmusik at First Plymouth in Lincoln; Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show at The Lied in Lincoln; a Mari Sandoz Award winner; filmmaker Jay Craven at The Ross in Lincoln; "Fat Pig"... more››
October 21, 2016
On the October 21st program, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: the new exhibit at MONA in Kearney; a literary event at The Heritage Room in Lincoln; Twyla Tharp at the Lied Center in Lincoln; an exhibit at Constellation Studios in Lincoln; the Sandhills Symphony... more››
October 20, 2016
Last week we heard a few poems from our State Poet Twyla Hansen, and fellow poet Marjorie Saiser, who has a brand new book, “I have nothing to say about fire.” Both poets are receiving the Mildred Bennet award from the Nebraska Center for the Book, and both have been working with others and... more››

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