Around Cincinnati

Sundays at 7 PM

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.

A poem from Steve Winhusen

Dec 26, 2014

Local poet Steve Winhusen reads from his book, The Wonderful World.

The Adventures of Henry Thoreau: A Young Man's Unlikely Path to Walden Pond tells the story of how the young man who had trouble holding a job became an early voice in the environmental movement. The author, Michael Sims, is on the phone with our Kelly Blewett to talk about Thoreau’s early years, before Walden Pond.

Stuart Holman welcomes in Arlene de Silva, CEO of the Cincinnati Music and Wellness Coalition, to learn more about their mission to offer evidence-based recreational music making and wellness programs to improve quality of life of people of all ages, regardless of their challenges, backgrounds, ethnicity, ability, or prior experience.

The Carnegie in Covington is hosting a retrospective of works created over the past 40 years for the Clay Street Press. Mark Patsfall tells Jane Durrell about that original portfolio idea and how it has sustained since 1984.

Louisa Treger is a first-time novelist whose debut is a historical novel about Dorothy Richardson - peer of Virginia Woolf, mistress of H.G. Wells, and central figure in the emergence of a new style of fiction known as “stream of consciousness.” She talks about her book, The Lodger, with our Barbara Gray.

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