1:00 am
Fri August 22, 2014

Book review: Ohio Photographers: 1839-1900

Our Jane Durrell reviews a fascinating new book, Ohio Photographers: 1839-1900, by Diane VanSkiver Gagel. It shares the stories of hundreds of early photographers and how the art of photography grew in Ohio in the late 19th century.

Author Shelley Shepard Gray
1:00 am
Fri August 15, 2014

Book review: "Thankful: Return to Sugarcreek, Book Two"

Kelly Blewett has a review of the latest novel from bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray, Thankful: Return to Sugarcreek, Book Two.

The Big Screen
1:00 am
Fri August 8, 2014

Movie Review: Boyhood

Every so often a film is released that causes both critics and audiences to become besotted with praise. Such films are compared to Citizen Kane, and are predicted to sweep the Oscars. The last time such a furor erupted it was for Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master starring Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams, and Joaquin Phoenix. I hated it.

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Author Amy Bloom
12:59 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Book review: "Lucky Us"

Kelly Blewett has a review of the newest novel from writer/psychotherapist Amy Bloom. On the heels of her critically acclaimed Away, the new one is Lucky Us.

Exhibit Review
1:00 am
Fri July 25, 2014

A review of the Cincinnati Silver: 1788-1940 exhibit at the Cincinnati Art Museum

One piece from the Cincinnati Silver exhibit

The Cincinnati Art Museum’s exhibit Cincinnati Silver: 1788-1940 celebrates the history in the production and trade of luxury silver wares. Jane Durrell has a review of this exhibit, which runs through September 7.