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1:08 pm
Mon April 25, 2011

Book Nook: Started Early, Took My Dog, by Kate Atkinson

Kate Atkinson writes some complex literary fiction. Her latest novel "Started Early, Took My Dog" derives it's title from a poem by Emily Dickinson. This is her 4th novel featuring private investigator (now retired) Jackson Brodie.

Each book is this series has been utterly different. In the previous one, "When Will There Be Good News?" Brodie spent much of the book in a coma after being involved in a train wreck. He barely existed in that one.

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Around the Miami Valley
10:30 am
Mon April 25, 2011

WYSO Weekend: April 24, 2011

Full episode of WYSO Weekend for April 24, 2011 including the following stories:

-Jerry Kenney speaks with Jane Black, the executive director of Dayton Visual Arts Center. Their annual silent auction is April 29th.

-Juliet Fromholt speaks with Amy Lee and Betsy Wilson from Dayton's Historic South Park neighborhood about the history of the area and their upcoming Spring Home Tour on April 30th.

-Sarah Buckingham gives a preview of this week's Sunday Documentary Hour.

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Arts & Culture
10:45 am
Sun April 24, 2011

Readings from the Dayton-Metro Library: Barbara Astor

Barbara Astor is a poet and pen and ink artist from Bellbrook.  Here she reads two poems: "Visitor" and "Hail to Dorothy Parker."

Politics
5:48 pm
Fri April 22, 2011

PoliticsOhio: Democrats Want More Information On School Funding Cuts

Emily McCord speaks with Ohio Public Radio's Jo Ingles for this week's PoliticsOhio. Democrats say the Governor's office isn't providing them with information they need on school funding cuts. The Governor says it's available. Ingles and McCord discuss the discrepancy.

Music
12:06 pm
Thu April 21, 2011

Live on Kaleidoscope: Shoot Out the Lights

Shoot Out the Lights

Josh 'Mudd' Muddiman (vocals, guitar) and Joshua Howard (guitar, vocals) had been playing together for years when they met Matt 'Mook' McCormick (bass, vocals), Elaina Brown (keys, vocals) and Alan Topolski (drums, vocals) and Shoot Out the Lights was born.  The Cincinnati band decided to stick fairly close to home until their self-titled album was released on March 19th.  Now the band is scheduled to be the Artists in Residence at the Southgate House in July and will be doing some regional touring.

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