Humanities Desk On Demand

September 16, 2016
Listen to lively conversations about the arts and humanities with Genevieve Randall and guests on September 16th at the West Point Community Theatre. We'll feature live performances and conversations about: singer-songwriter Dustin Prinz, who is originally from West Point; events at West Point... more››
September 9, 2016
Listen to lively conversations about the arts and humanities with Genevieve Randall and guests on Friday LIVE. On September 9th, we'll have conversations about: Humanities on the Edge speakers series in Lincoln; Plum Creek Literacy Festival in Seward; Beatrice Community Players new production;... more››
August 26, 2016
One of the most well-known settlements of African American pioneers in Nebraska is DeWitty in Cherry County. But not everyone knows DeWitty’s biracial history – including some of its own descendants.
August 20, 2016
One of the lesser-told stories of Nebraska pioneers is that of black former slaves who fled persecution in the South. On the Missouri River, Brownville was home to a large population of black settlers in Nebraska and is one of the few that has been excavated.
August 5, 2016
On the August 5th Friday LIVE, listen to interesting conversations with Genevieve Randall and guests about: the Friends of Music in Columbus; "Mad About Storytelling" at Kaneko in Omaha; Lincoln Municipal Band; a new exhibit at The Quilt Study Center and Museum in Lincoln; "Blues on the Banks" at... more››
August 5, 2016
When a local performing arts group took over a theater in the small, central Nebraska town of Ord, they had big goals. In the last year, they’ve created a space for local and traveling acts to shine.
August 3, 2016
Genevieve Randall talks with four people from "MAD Magazine" about their upcoming discussion about storytelling on August 12th at Kaneko in Omaha. "Mad's" Dick DeBartolo, Sam Viviano, Desmond Devlin, and Tom Richmond tell Randall how they got their starts at "Mad" and other things.
July 29, 2016
On the July 29th Friday LIVE, listen to interesting conversations with Genevieve Randall and guests about: the Lincoln Community Playhouse; the Harlan County Dam Playhouse in Republican City; the Homestead National Monument Centennial Concert Series near Beatrice; a film series at Film Streams in... more››
July 22, 2016
On the July 22nd Friday LIVE, listen to interesting conversations with Genevieve Randall and guests about: the Nebraska Chamber Players in Cambridge; Fresh Start benefit at Irontail Gallery in Lincoln; Most Unlikely Place in Lewellen; the tbd. Dance Collective in Omaha; the Crane River Theater in... more››
July 21, 2016
This week, Genevieve Randall talks with Sharon Kennedy, Curator of Education, and Tina Koeppe, exhibits curator/coordinator about the “Our People, Our Land, Our Images” film series and photography exhibit at the Nebraska History Museum in Lincoln.

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