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Arts & Culture

"Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Political Life" from the Renowned Presidential Historian Robert Dallek
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On this edition of ST, Robert Dallek is our guest; he is the well-regarded American historian whose books include “Camelot’s Court” and “Nixon and Kissinger,” among several others. He joins us to talk about his newest volume, “Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Political Life.” As was noted of this book in a Christian Science Monitor review: […]

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Soon to Deliver the Seymour Distinguished Lecture in Law at TU: Issa Kohler-Hausmann
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Our guest on ST is Issa Kohler-Hausmann, who will tomorrow night (Thursday the 16th) deliver the 2017 Judge Stephanie K. Seymour Distinguished Lecture in Law here at TU. She will speak on “Detecting Discrimination: Some Thoughts on Theory and Method.” Kohler-Haussmann, who is on the faculty at both Yale Law School and Yale University, joins […]

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"The Newcomers: Finding Refuge, Friendship, and Hope in an American Classroom"
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Our guest is Helen Thorpe, a Denver-based journalist and author whose newest book, just out, is called “The Newcomers: Finding Refuge, Friendship, and Hope in an American Classroom.” As noted of this work in a starred review from Publishers Weekly: “The latest work of narrative nonfiction from Thorpe (‘Soldier Girls’) brings readers face to face […]

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Magic in the Air, and on the Shelves, in Downtown Tulsa: Magic City Books Will Open Soon
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“To have great poets,” as Walt Whitman once noted, “there must also be great audiences.” And great cities, it would seem, likewise require great bookstores. On this edition of ST, we learn all about Magic City Books — an indie bookstore owned and operated by the non-profit Tulsa Literary Coalition (or TLC) — which will […]

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November Is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month: A Chat with Dr. Nelson Royall
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November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month , and we are discussing the same with Dr. Nelson Royall of The OU-TU School of Community Medicine. Dr. Royall only recently joined the OU-TU team, and indeed only recently arrived here in Tulsa. As noted at his online OU-TU bio : “Dr. Royall serves as a liver, pancreas, […]

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"Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams"
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On this edition of our show, we speak with Dr. Matthew Walker, a professor of neuroscience and psychology at UC Berkeley, where he directs its Sleep and Neuroimaging Lab. Dr. Walker joins us to discuss his new book, “Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams.” As per The New York Times Book […]

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"The ABCs of Parenthood: An Alphabet of Parenting Advice"
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On this edition of ST, we speak with Deborah Copaken, a bestselling author and award-winning photographer. She’s one of the two creators of a striking new book called “The ABCs of Parenthood: An Alphabet of Parenting Advice.” As noted of this book by a writer at Parents Magazine: “You will come back to ‘The ABCs […]

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To Be Presented This Weekend by the Signature Symphony at TCC: "Yevtushenko and Shostakovich"
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On this edition of our show, we learn about the next concert to be staged by the Signature Symphony at TCC, “Yevtushenko and Shostakovich,” which will happen on Saturday night, the 4th, at 7:30pm (at the Van Trease PACE on East 81st Street). This concert will honor the life and work of Yevgeny Yevtushenko , […]

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At the Tulsa Committee on Foreign Relations: "How to Fix Our Ailing State Department"
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On this edition of StudioTulsa, we speak with Joseph Cassidy, who is a Global Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Previously, he was a longtime U.S. State Department diplomat, serving in the Middle East, Europe, Africa, and South America. Cassidy is also, in the fall of 2017, acting as a Distinguished Visiting […]

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