Humanities Desk On Demand

June 15, 2016
This week's podcast extra with Genevieve Randall is with: vocalist Jackie Allen and bassist Hans Sturm, who'll be playing the June 21st Jazz in June in Lincoln; and, Western Nebraska Community College's Jennifer Sibal and Judy Amoo, who tell us about the college's 90th anniversary.
June 9, 2016
This week, Genevieve Randall talks to a group of friends that are collaborating on an exhibit in Lincoln. This June The Iron Tail Gallery features works by writer, music maker, hitchhiker, train aficionado, and artist Mark Kneeskern. The exhibit includes illustrations, paintings, shadow boxes, his... more››
June 4, 2016
Twyla Hansen Hansen was named to a five-year term as Nebraska’s state poet by Gov. Dave Heineman in 2013, replacing one of her mentors, the late Bill Kloefkorn. Like Kloefkorn, Hansen is a staunch advocate for poetry, literacy and literature.
June 3, 2016
Hear interesting conversations about arts and humanities in Nebraska with Genevieve Randall on the June 3rd Friday Live. This week: Homestead Days in Beatrice; trumpeter Arturo Sandoval at Jazz in June in Lincoln; the Flatwater Music Festival in Hastings; Tada Theatre's latest production in... more››
May 27, 2016
Hear interesting conversations about arts and humanities in Nebraska with Genevieve Randall on the May 27th Friday Live. This week: Chautauqua in Hastings; "Damn Yankees" in Beatrice; the Omaha Symphony's "Superheroes" concert; Jazz in June in Lincoln; a clarinet and piano recital in Lincoln; the... more››
May 20, 2016
Hear interesting conversations about arts and humanities in Nebraska with Genevieve Randall on the May 20th edition of Friday Live. This week: a film shot in Nebraska opens at The Ross in Lincoln; a Fiddle Festival at Homestead near Beatrice; Nebraska Writer's Guild Summer Poetry Retreat; Lincoln... more››
May 13, 2016
Hear interesting conversations about arts and humanities in Nebraska with Genevieve Randall on the May 13th edition of "Friday Live." This week: the UNL Opera statewide tour; Bill Jamerson's musical tribute to the Civilian Conservation Corps in York, Weeping Water, Fullerton, David City, and... more››
May 12, 2016
In April Genevieve Randall talked with visiting professor Jake Runestad and also with a visiting harpist and trombonist from Minnesota, Rachel Brandwin and David Peterson. In both interviews, we talked about new music being created, whether it was being commissioned from someone or composed by the... more››
May 6, 2016
Hear interesting conversations about arts and humanities in Nebraska with Genevieve Randall on the May 6th edition of Friday Live. This week: First Friday Jazz in Lincoln; Sheldon Museum of Art in Lincoln; Lincoln Choral Artists: Nebraska Passport Program's Art Tour: KVNO’s Bill Grennan talks with... more››
April 29, 2016
Hear interesting conversations about arts and humanities in Nebraska with Genevieve Randall on the April 29 edition of Friday Live. This week; mandolinist Avi Avital and his performance with Lincoln's Symphony Orchestra; ensemble Salut Salon and their performances in Kearney and Columbus; Nebraska... more››

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