Humanities Desk On Demand

January 17, 2017
Students with developmental disabilities are getting a chance to take center stage at a new theater camp in Omaha. It's a partnership between the Munroe-Meyer Institute and WhyArts.
January 13, 2017
On the January 13th program at 9:05 a.m. Central, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: William McMullen's oboe recital at UNL; two art exhibits in Lincoln, one by jave gakumei yoshimoto at the Lux Center for the Arts, and another by Roya Amigh at Irontail Gallery; an... more››
January 13, 2017
Writer’s Block is a non-profit program that takes poetry into unlikely places. In several prisons across Nebraska, it’s helping inmates find their voice and even escape the prison walls for a few minutes.
December 23, 2016
On the December 23rd program, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: Hanukkah; klezmer music; the Carnegie Arts Center in Alliance; The String Beans new downloadable song; Omaha Jitterbugs; and, 12th Night Revels in Lincoln. Also, live klezmer and Hannukah music from... more››
December 16, 2016
On the December 16th program host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: Beatrice Community Players' "White Christmas;" Mannheim Steamroller and "The Nutcracker" at the Lied in Lincoln; Swedish holiday traditions talk at MONA in Kearney; Lincoln Boys Choir holiday concert;... more››
December 16, 2016
This week, Genevieve Randall speaks with artist Nancy Friedemann-Sanchez about her exhibit at Darger HQ Gallery in Omaha.
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››

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