Humanities Desk On Demand

December 4, 2009
There is a new home for the 21st century sewing bee—online. People who knit, crochet and make crafts are getting ideas and selling their work on the internet.
November 20, 2009
Finding the right words isn't always the easiest thing to do, even for writers. For one veteran Nebraska poet, it took a near fist-fight before the right words would come. Jerry Johnston has more.
November 20, 2009
Kloefkorn on a hospital room experience.
November 20, 2009
Kooser on comparing a fisherman to his boat.
November 16, 2009
Full audio of this year's Governor's Lecture in the Humanities: The Tyranny of Dead Ideas, by Matt Miller.
November 13, 2009
Internationally known artist Jun Kaneko is opening a revamped Omaha warehouse to serve as a center for creativity in the arts, science, and business.
November 6, 2009
Miller delivered this year's Governor's Lecture in the Humanities about ideas, in his opinion, that hold back progress and poison public debate.
October 30, 2009
Gwendolyn Wright on being a PBS History Detective and a professor of architectural history. She also talks about Frank Lloyd Wright's influence on suburban design and green architecture.
October 30, 2009
Gwendolyn Wright shares more detail on her views of Frank Lloyd Wright and Modern Architecture—and more on being a PBS History Detective.
October 30, 2009
A fifty year-old mural in Henderson's Heartland School is getting a facelift from the original artist. Students are finding that even after fifty years, their mural is still relevant.

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