Humanities Desk On Demand

September 14, 2012
Harvard political scientist Robert Putnam says the cultural upheaval of the 1960's was a shock still reverberating in American religion and politics.
September 14, 2012
Harvard political scientist Robert Putnam says the cultural upheaval of the 1960's was a shock still reverberating in American religion and politics.
August 31, 2012
The ANGELS THEATRE COMPANY in Lincoln has a new musical opening September 6th at the Lied Center’s Johnny Carson Theater, "Rehab a Musical Journey." Director Judy Hart and playwright Nanette Gingery drop by for a preview. Tex and Mary Neal Schutz tell us about their line-up of country western... more››
August 31, 2012
Daniel Chester French's sculpture of Abraham Lincoln commemorated the 100th anniversary of Lincoln's birth. French's next statue of the 16th President is the famous sculpture at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC.
August 13, 2012
Quilters responded to war in quilt design, making quilts for relief efforts, and using quilts to raise money.
August 1, 2012
An Iraqi war refugee is on an artistic mission. In a new exhibition of black and white photography, he explores the resilience and courage of the Iraqi women who escaped war and started a new life in a new country.
July 20, 2012
A look back at the Morrill Act and the many Morrill Halls, with John Owen. One hundred and fifty years ago this month, congress passed the Morrill Act, establishing land grant Universities.
July 20, 2012
A look back at the Morrill Act. One hundred and fifty years ago this month, congress passed the Morrill Act, establishing land grant Universities.

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