Meet the Directors
2:00 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Curtain Up!

Curtain Up! presented by the League of Cincinnati Theatres

Jim Stump welcomes League of Cincinnati Theatres President Cathy Springfield and LCT Board Member Sherry McCamley to talk about the work of the League and their 6th Annual Meet the Directors – Curtain Up event on September 9 at Joseph Beth Booksellers.

Palaces of the Night
2:00 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Poet Gerry Grubbs

Palaces of the Night by Gerry Grubbs

Local poet Gerry Grubbs joins Barbara Gray to discuss, and read from, his new book Palaces of the Night.

Nancy James and Carmon DeLeone
2:00 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Celebrating Rosemary Clooney

Maysville KY native Rosemary Clooney

Singer Nancy James and Maestro Carmon DeLeone are presenting two different programs celebrating the life and music of Rosemary Clooney. September 1 is a benefit performance at Seton Performance Hall. September 9 is a Xavier University Masters of Swing Series concert. Frank Johnson welcomes both musicians to the studio to talk about Rosemary Clooney and these events.

The Big Screen
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Review: Killer Joe

A scene from "Killer Joe."

Theoretically speaking, what might you get if you put the collected works of Tennessee Williams, John Waters and Quentin Tarantino in a blender and then ran it through a projector? I’m guessing you would get a film on the order of Killer Joe, the latest film from Oscar-winning director William Friedkin, who gave us The French Connection, The Exorcist, and one of my favorites, The Night They Raided Minsky's.

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Focus on Technology
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Testing New Medications Using Tissue Chips

Doctoral Student Kyle McCracken looks at a partially functioning stomach he has grown from human stem cells

Ann Thompson’s Focus on Technology reports researchers are developing tissue chips that accurately model human organs, such as the lungs, liver and heart. As a result, scientists at Cincinnati Children’s and others may be able to test new drugs faster, safer, and more cost effectively than present methods.

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City of Women
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Author David Gillham

"City of Women" by David Gillham

Local author David Gillham talks with Mark Perzel about his new novel, City of Women, based in World War II Berlin.

Evan Wallis
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

All Things Biking in Cincinnati

The sharrow symbol is installed within lanes shared by cars and bicycles

Evan Wallis of Soapbox Cincinnati joins Mark Perzel to discuss all things biking in Cincinnati, including bike sharing, advice for bikers and drivers about sharing the road, the new Bike Center at the Banks, and more. Evan wrote all about biking in the August 14, 2012 Soapbox Cincinnati.

Field Notes
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Author Kristen Suzanne

Raw Awakening: Your Ultimate Guide to the Raw Food Diet

Kristen Suzanne, author of Raw Awakening: Your Ultimate Guide to the Raw Food Diet, joins Thane Maynard to discuss the benefits of a raw diet, including increased energy, less obesity and improved digestion.

The Big Story
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Week of August 19, 2012

The new Cincinnati State campus in Middletown
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The new campus for Cincinnati State opens in Middletown this week.  Maryanne Zeleznik speaks with Campus Director Michael Chikeleze about the new facility.

D. Lynn Myers
1:50 am
Fri August 24, 2012

New Life in Over the Rhine

A longtime Vine Street resident, Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati has been witness to the many positive changes in OTR

Mark Perzel shares a few minutes with Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati’s Artistic Director D. Lynn Meyers talking not just about their upcoming season, but the current renaissance in the theater’s Over the Rhine neighborhood.

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