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Arts & Culture
6:59 pm
Tue January 18, 2011

Conrad's Corner: January 18, 2011

Conrad Balliet reads Myrna Stone's poem, "After We Reconcile."

Nature
9:56 am
Tue January 18, 2011

Poor Will's Almanack: January 18 – 24, 2011

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Poor Will’s Almanack for the fourth and final week of deep winter, the eighth week of the natural year.

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SOCHE Talks
12:23 pm
Mon January 17, 2011

Humanities for Life

The first of the SOCHE Talks, a collaboration with the Southwest Ohio Council for Higher Education. This monthly series features faculty and staff from area colleges and universities speaking on a variety of topics. It's an effort to bring Miami Valley research and thinking into the public arena. This week features Dr. James Malarkey, chair of Humanities and General Education at Antioch University Midwest.

Books
12:03 pm
Mon January 17, 2011

The Best of Book Nook 2010

Whenever I find a really good book to read I think of things that I would like to ask the author; what gave you the idea to write this? What life experiences inform your writing? How did you find a publisher? And so on.

Many of my questions are purely theoretical. OK, call them fantasy. Perhaps the author is no longer living. Or she doesn't speak English. Simply too famous to do any interviews? I can still imagine the questions I would like to ask....President Clinton, I know it is none of my business, but...

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Arts & Culture
6:59 pm
Fri January 14, 2011

Conrad's Corner: January 14, 2011

Conrad Balliet reads Barbara Astor's poems, "Repose," "Combat" and "Devil."

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