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A Chat with Steve Lopez, Whose Bestselling "The Soloist" Is the "One Book, One Tulsa" Selection
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On this edition of StudioTulsa, we listen back to a 2008 discussion with author and journalist Steve Lopez about his bestselling nonfiction account, “The Soloist: A Lost Dream, an Unlikely Friendship, and the Redemptive Power of Music.” At that time, this book — which explores themes of mental illness, homelessness, artistic inspiration, and creativity — […]

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Choreographer Nicolo Fonte Returns as Tulsa Ballet Begins Its 60th Season w/ "Creations in Studio K"
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This weekend — beginning on Friday night — Tulsa Ballet will kick off its 60th Anniversary Season with a mixed-repertory evening of three world-premiere ballets featuring the choreography of Ma Cong, Alejandro Cerrudo, and Nicolo Fonte. “Creations in Studio K” begins at 8pm on the 16th at the Tulsa Ballet Studio K space (on East […]

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Prof. Sahar Aziz to Give the 17th Annual Buck Colbert Franklin Lecture at TU Law School
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How have civil rights changed in this country — and indeed, around the world — since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001? How has our understanding of civil rights — our common impression of it — changed in this regard, as well as our politics? We explore such questions with our guest on ST […]

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"Raising Human Beings: Creating a Collaborative Partnership with Your Child"
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This world, as we know, is rapidly becoming a more and more complicated and media-saturated place — and therefore raising children, it seems, is becoming more and more difficult to do. On this installment of ST, we speak with Dr. Ross W. Greene, an author, speaker, and child psychologist who was on the faculty at […]

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Summer Reading Suggestions from Nancy Pearl
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On this broadcast of StudioTulsa, we speak with the author, editor, and retired librarian Nancy Pearl, formerly of Tulsa and now based in Seattle, who is also our longtime book reviewer. We called Nancy recently and asked her to offer a few can’t-miss summer reading recommendations. Here are the titles that she spoke with us […]

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"Reporting from the Brink of Change, Seven Continents, Twenty-Five Years" (Encore Presentation)
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(Note: This interview first aired in May.) Our guest on StudioTulsa is author Andrew Solomon, winner of the National Book Award and National Books Critics’ Circle Award, whose past books include “Far From the Tree” and “The Noonday Demon.” He speaks with us about latest volume, a collection of essays entitled “Far and Away: Reporting […]

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The Signature Symphony at TCC Shares the Limelight with Quartango
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On this edition of ST, we speak with AndrĂ©s Franco, the Music Director of the Signature Symphony at Tulsa Community College. Franco joins us to talk about the newly announced Pops and Classics concert series being presented by the Signature Symphony, and in particular the “Symphony of Tango” shows to be staged this weekend (on […]

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ST Medical Monday: Discussing the Affordable Care Act with Mike Rhoads of the State Insurance Dept.
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On this edition of StudioTulsa Medical Monday, we run a status check, so to speak, on the Affordable Care Act, both here in our state and nationwide. The ACA, or “Obamacare,” which became law in 2010 — and which really started to take effect in 2014 — will hold its fourth cycle of “open enrollment” […]

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"Makers and Takers: The Rise of Finance and the Fall of American Business" (Encore Presentation)
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(Note: This interview first aired in May.) On this edition of ST, an interesting discussion with Rana Foroohar, who is CNN’s Global Economic Analyst and an Assistant Managing Editor at Time Magazine. She joins us by phone to talk about her new book, “Makers and Takers: The Rise of Finance and the Fall of American […]

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