Humanities Desk On Demand

March 25, 2016
Hear interesting conversations about arts and humanities in Nebraska with Genevieve Randall on the March 25th program. This week: the Beatrice Community Players new production: Greg Beaver's Bach cello suites performance in Lincoln, and webcast worldwide; History Harvest at UNL; Pablo Ziegler... more››
March 17, 2016
Genevieve Randall has an extended with Jim Pfitzer and Trish Wileman about Pfitzer's one-man play, "Aldo Leopold: A Standard of Change," that was directed by Wileman.
March 11, 2016
Hear more interesting conversations about the arts and humanities in Nebraska with Genevieve Randall on Friday Live. Watch the weekly webcast here. On the March 11th program from The Ron Hull Studio at NET in Lincoln, she'll be previewing: events at Homestead National Monument near Beatrice; the... more››
March 3, 2016
Genevieve Randall talks with the director and two cast members from the University Theatre production of Noel Coward's "Blithe Spirit." They are: Virginia Smith, director; Hunter Mruz, the leading male character Charles; and Brenna Hill, as Ruth, Charles' living wife.
February 26, 2016
The Volland Store is not a store but an art gallery surrounded by ranchland in Kansas. After a preservationist saved the long-empty building that used to house the area's general store and started putting on art exhibitions, it once again became a community gathering place.
February 20, 2016
The story of black Muslims in the U.S. is as old as the story of its founding. But much of it is forgotten - a lapse that can make room for falsehoods and fear. As Robyn Murray reports, some attending an event at the University of Nebraska Omaha are working to weave the stories together again and... more››
February 19, 2016
Hear more interesting conversations about the arts and humanities in Nebraska on this week's program. On February 19th, Genevieve Randall previews: the Governor's Arts Awards; the Irish-American band Solas in Lincoln; the Lincoln Music Teachers Association's "Baroque Ball" event; events at the... more››
February 19, 2016
Students through the years have their volunteered their time to keep a local performing arts enterprise operating in Kirksville, Missouri. This story is part of our Artland series.
February 12, 2016
Bartlesville, Oklahoma used to be an oil and gas town. Now the small town attracts people from across the world for its unique architecture. This story is part of our Artland collaboration with other public media stations from across the Midwest.
February 5, 2016
An increase in motorcycle rider tourism in Eureka Springs, Arkansas is having a negative effect on the art economy according to some art dealers in the town.