Humanities Desk On Demand

December 27, 2018
The Bone Creek Museum in David City has some events and exhibitions in December and January. Curator Amanda Mobley Guenther tells us about them. Also, Michelle DeRusha has a new book, and a reading/author event at Francie and Finch bookstore in Lincoln. DeRusha tells us about the book and the... more››
December 21, 2018
On December 21st we present this year's "Friday LIVE: Christmas and Solstice" special. We'll share the story of a Christmas at Fort Robinson, discuss cultural traditions, hear poetry for the season, and we'll hear live holiday music from Hope Dunbar, Daniel Martinez, Plymouth Brass, and more.
December 17, 2018
If you thought bathroom humor was something exclusive to modern times, think again. That’s what a group of University of Nebraska students found during the excavation of an ancient public restroom earlier this year in a Roman town in what is now southern Turkey. NET’s Jack Williams spoke with UNL... more››
December 14, 2018
On the December 14th Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: "The Book of Mormon" at the Lied Center; Daniel Christian's musical activities; Brooks Wheelan at the The Comedy Loft; December events at the Noyes Art... more››
November 16, 2018
On the November 16th Friday LIVE from NET in Lincoln, we'll host live music from: The Talbott Brothers, who have a show at at The Lark; local singer/songwriter Hope Dunbar, who is playing on the David's House Concert Series and in Seward; and, composer and percussionist Michael Fitzsimmons, who is... more››
November 9, 2018
On the November 9th Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: Arts for the Soul's "Concert in Remembrance of Victims of Violence;" pianist Gabriela Montero's concert at the Lied Center; Wayne State College's Plains... more››
November 2, 2018
On the November 2nd Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: author Emily Danforth's Q&A at the Ross Media Arts Center; Tugboat Gallery's show “Black on Black: Black Artists, Black Content;" Abendmusik at First... more››
October 26, 2018
On the October 26th Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: guest saxophonist Bob Sheppard's performance at UNL; Dia de los Muertos in Lincoln; Art Farm Art Harvest; the Mariinsky Orchestra, led by Valery Gergiev... more››
October 25, 2018
This week, discussions with: this week's Humanities on the Edge speaker Lee McIntyre; and, Theatrix members Kaitlin Triplett and Michaella Deladia, who tell us about their production of "Dry Land."
October 19, 2018
On the October 19th Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about: Lincoln Choral Artists' "Love is a Battlefield;" SAC Museum Gala, with Chip Davis’ Mannheim Steamroller; Seward Songwriter Series with Emily Scott... more››

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