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1:34 pm
Sun April 13, 2014

Book Nook: On The Flyleaf, by Herbert Woodward Martin (Part 1)

Herbert Woodward Martin's latest collection of poetry features a number of poems that Professor Martin has written over the years upon the flyleaves of other books that he was reading at the time. Here's an example:

On the Flyleaf of Hush I

Light melancholy

somber wind

flood of fire

lava distilled

nothing said

Herb Martin taught for many years at the University of Dayton. During this interview he provides listeners with glimpses into his life as a teacher and poet. He also reads a number of poems from his latest collection.

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Sat April 12, 2014

Conrad's Corner: April 12, 2014

Conrad Balliet reads Julie Moore's poem, "Palm Sunday."

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Arts & Culture
7:59 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

Conrad's Corner: April 11, 2014

Conrad Balliet reads Eric Blanchard's "Beware of Poet."

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Music
4:40 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

Daniel Dye & The Miller Road Band Return to Excursions

In the middle of their US tour Daniel Dye and the Miller Road Band stopped by the WYSO studios on April 10th. Daniel’s niece and nephew, who make up the Miller Road Band, busted out their wide assortment of stringed instruments to accompany Daniel’s wonderful vocals and guitar playing. In addition to playing some tunes for us they talk about their unique family reunions and the recording process for their new album Blinded Again.

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Commentary
12:15 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

What's Great in Dayton: April 11 - 17, 2014

Volunteers at Garden Station.

On Saturday, 9:30 to noon, in Memorial Hall there is a workshop Justice & Equality In Dayton: Launching a Movement to Challenge Economic Injustice. No registration or fee required. Just come.

Sunwatch is having two presentations on Saturday. At 10:30 you can learn all about how and why the gold objects were used by four cultures in the ancient Andes. And at 2pm enjoy an afternoon of Native American flute music with Grammy and Nammy award winning performer Joseph FireCrow.

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