Humanities Desk On Demand

October 4, 2019
On the October 4th Friday LIVE recorded live at The Golden Husk in Ord on September 27th, host Genevieve Randall presents live music performances from Sheila Greenland (1:14), (25:32), and (59:22) and Laddie Bruha (20:17), (48:39), (1:05:49) and a recitation of poems by R.P. Smith (16:00), (29:57... more››
October 4, 2019
Next year is the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote in the United States. As part of the celebration, an Oklahoma artist is traveling to each of the 36 states that voted to ratify the amendment, including Nebraska, with a giant flag. The... more››
October 3, 2019
This week, Bill Wyman talks about the first First Friday event at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Lincoln October 4th. Also, Rick Buoy tells us about Old West Days in Valentine October 10th-13th.
September 27, 2019
On the September 27th Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: Abendmusik at First Plymouth's season opening concert (1:32); singer/songwriter Betsy Phillips tour ending in Iowa and Nebraska (6:40); Tada Theatre's... more››
September 20, 2019
On the September 20th Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, host Genevieve Randall and guests had lively conversations about: Beatrice Community Players' productions of "Love, Loss, and What I Wore" in Beatrice, Red Cloud, Minden, and Geneva (:50); Playwright Beaufield Berry's... more››
September 13, 2019
On the September 13th Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: director Tom Donahue's new film "This Changes Everything (1:22);" Music Director Stephane Deneve and the St. Louis Symphony concert (7:15); OmniArts... more››
September 6, 2019
On the September 6th Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, guest host Robert Goldberg and guests have lively conversations about: Nebraska Book Festival (1:40); film editor Joseph Kring's career (7:46); photographer Micheal Farrel's exhibition at the Great Plains Art Museum (17... more››
September 5, 2019
Annie McClanahan, Associate Professor of English at UC Irvine, was the first Humanities on the Edge Speaker this season at UNL. Her talk on Thursday, September 5 was called “Tipwork, Gigwork, Automation.” McClanahan stopped by the NET studios before her talk for a conversation about this subject... more››
August 30, 2019
On the August 30th Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: Lincoln Community Playhouse's production of "Ring of Fire (1:18);" Hastings College's Dinsdale Art Center presents works by artist Kim Darling (11:48);... more››
August 13, 2019
This week,discussions about: Debra Kleve White's new book about Husker game day traditions and author events; and, a new exhibit at the Nebraska History Museum called "Votes for Women: Nebraska's Suffrage Story."

Pages