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10:47 am
Sun September 2, 2012

Conrad's Corner: an Interview with Matthew Birdsall

Dayton native Matthew Birdsall is the managing editor of the Mock Turtle Zine, a local collection of art and literature.  He's also a writer himself.  Here Birdsall sits down with WYSO's Conrad Balliet to discuss what makes poetry, writing from experience and to share some poems of his own.

Road Trip Series
10:35 am
Sun September 2, 2012

New Ohio Guide: Zane’s Trace – A Road into the Wilderness

Chillicothe
Scott Spears

Zane’s Trace was one of the earliest roads in the state but the site we’re visiting today predates that early road. The Hopewell Culture National Historical Park traces a culture that goes back  12,000 years.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Fri August 31, 2012

Conrad's Corner: August 31, 2012

Steve Broidy reads his poem, "Whose Workshop This, Whose Celebration"

Politics
2:01 pm
Fri August 31, 2012

Judge Restores 3 Early Voting Days in Ohio

A federal judge in Ohio is giving all voters in the swing state the option of casting their ballot in person during the three days before Election Day.

Judge Peter Economus on Friday issued a preliminary injunction granting the request from President Barack Obama's campaign that targets a state law that cuts off early voting for most residents on the Friday evening before a Tuesday election.

The law exempts military personnel and Ohioans living overseas.

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Music
2:00 pm
Fri August 31, 2012

A Sampling of 90s Reloaded With Epistone and Louie Wood Jr. Live on Excursions

On August 31st, several local bands will pay tribute to a more recently bygone decade of music in the 90s Reloaded show.  One of those bands, Epistone, visited the WYSO studios to give listeners a sample of what they can experience at Canal Street Tavern during 90s Reloaded with a live set in the WYSO studios.  Promoter and DJ Louie Wood Jr. also joined Niki Dakota in the studio to talk about the origins of the event and share his favorite 90s songs.

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