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A Daughter’s View Of Her Famous Father


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On this edition of Conversations from Studio B, host Doug McCabe talks with Victoria Ryan-Bida, daughter of the famed military writer and historian Cornelius Ryan. The Cornelius Ryan Collection is housed in the Ohio University Archives, where host McCabe is curator of manuscript collections. Ryan-Bida discusses her childhood, her understanding of her father’s work, and… Read More

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Refuge: Stories Of The Selfhelp Home


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On this edition of Conversations from Studio B, host Jackie Wolf talks with Ethan Bensinger, the director of the new documentary entitled Refuge: Stories of the Selfhelp Home. Refuge tells the stories of Jewish refuges and Holocaust survivors that came to The Selfhelp Home in Chicago as a place of recovery through community. Bensinger discusses… Read More

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Athens Area Artists Exhibit Work at OU Gallery

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Seven Athens-area artists are currently displaying their work at the Connections 2 art exhibit at the OU Multicultural Center Art Gallery. The show includes fiber pieces, photography, pressed flower “paintings,” paper collage, pine needle coiled baskets and cornhusk dolls. This is the second year the Multicultural Center has hosted this event curated by Simona Aizicovici,… Read More

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Pawpaw Festival Going Back To The Dogs


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The Ohio Pawpaw Festival is celebrating its 14-year anniversary with the creation of Paws at the Pawpaw, an event organized by the Friends of the Shelter Dogs that sanctions activities especially for dogs.  Festival Founder Chris Chmiel says he hopes the event encourages people to bring their pets along to the popular festival.   "We… Read More