Arts & Culture

Books
1:59 pm
Mon May 16, 2011

Book Nook: No Biking in the House Without a Helmet, by Melissa Fay Greene

Melissa Fay Greene is the author of a number of highly respected works. Her book "Praying for Sheetrock" was named one of the top 100 journalistic works of the twentieth century by the journalism department at New York University. Greene has chosen some weighty topics to cover; the bombing of a synagogue in "The Temple Bombing", and the African AIDS-HIV pandemic in "There Is No Me Without You".

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Fri May 13, 2011

Conrad's Corner: May 13, 2011

Conrad Balliet reads Marietta Ball's poem, "Shape Shifter."

Music
3:08 pm
Fri May 13, 2011

Live on Excursions: Captain of Industry

Nathan Peters of Captain of Industry
Photos by WYSO interns Kent Montgomery and Katie Valley

Captain of Industry spent the past two years on hiatus due to family obligations and one member relocating from Dayton to Portland, Oregon. The band is playing 3 reunion shows, and stopped by the WYSO studios perform live and chat with Excursions host Niki Dakota ahead of their performance Friday night (May 13th) at Gilly's in downtown Dayton with The Receiver, Roley Yuma, and Pretty & Nice.

Hear and download more of Captain of Industry's music by clicking here.

Live music engineered by Tim Berger.

Miami Valley StoryCorps
9:00 am
Wed May 11, 2011

Bing Davis & Margaret Peters

"I've been blessed with many blessings...two of my blessings are being born black and growing up in East Dayton."

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Tue May 10, 2011

Conrad's Corner: May 10, 2011

Julie Moore reads Mary Jo White's poem, "Refrigerator Note."

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