Around Cincinnati

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Greater Cincinnati has a vibrant arts scene, and Around Cincinnati keeps you up to date. Host Lee Hay is joined by prominent local contributors who have their fingers on the pulse of the community and introduce you to the cultural and arts organizations and events that make Cincinnati special.

Around Cincinnati is made possible in part by a grant from ArtsWave.

The Greenwich in Walnut Hills is hosting a new group art exhibit entitled Superheroes & the Underworld featuring the works of seven local artists.

Local author Rita Miles-Burns is with our Kelly Blewett to talk about her latest novel, A Ribbon in the Sky.

A poetry reading by local poet Sarah Rose Nordgren from her book of poetry, Best Bones.

Jonathan Queen is the artist behind the unique animals found in the just-opened Carol Ann’s Carousel in Smale Riverfront Park along the Ohio River.

A new book looks at Cincinnati's Wurlitzer family

May 15, 2015

Author Mark Palkovic has delved in to the history of one of our more prominent local family names in his new book Wurlitzer of Cincinnati: The Name That Means Music to Millions.

The 2015 World Piano Competition returns to UC’s CCM June 7-13 and joining Frank Johnson for a preview are Mark Ernster, their executive director, and pianist Awadagin Pratt, the competition’s artistic director.

Kate Andersen Brower, former Bloomberg News White House correspondent, has a new behind-the-scenes book about the president’s home called The Residence: Inside the Private World of the White House and she’s on the phone with our Barbara Gray.

An exhibition featuring the works of Mark Catesby, North America's first naturalist, is now on view at Cincinnati Museum Center.

Book review: "The Way the World Is" by Michael Henson

May 15, 2015

Roberta Schultz reviews The Way the World Is: The Maggie Boylan Stories by author Michael Henson.

Bestselling author David Baldacci is back with a new thriller and a brand new character, a man with a perfect memory who must solve his own family’s murder in Memory Man, and he’s on the phone with Barbara Gray.

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