Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
6:00 am
Wed October 15, 2014

As Karen Pence Touts Art And The Bicentennial, Will She Venture Into Policy Talks?

Indiana First Last Karen Pence (left) chats with State Rep. Sheila Klinker (D-Lafayette, center) and the creators of the ArtSmart: Indiana program.
Credit Stan Jastrzebski / WBAA News

Indiana First Lady Karen Pence visited Lafayette Tuesday to announce a program from the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette will be part of the state’s bicentennial celebration in two years.

Pence has kept a low profile on state issues during her husband’s two years as governor, but can her role as “Bicentennial Ambassador” dovetail with her role as first lady and give her a chance to highlight issues that are important to her?

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Arts & Culture
4:58 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

Book Review: Wilson

One hundred years after his inauguration as the 28th President of the United States, Woodrow Wilson still stands as one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.  He is considered the leader of the Progressive Movement and he led his democratic party to win control of both the White House and Congress in 1912.  Wilson induced a conservative Democratic Congress to pass a progressive legislative agenda, unparalleled until the 'New Deal' in 1933.

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Arts & Culture
1:44 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

Concert Preview: Lafayette Symphony Orchestra, October 11, 2014

Credit LSO website

The Lafayette Symphony Orchestra and Kentucky Opera team up for a classic Verdi opera Saturday evening at the Long Center.

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Arts & Culture
3:00 pm
Fri October 3, 2014

Book Review: Dept. of Speculation

Department of Speculation puts a welcome spin on stream-of-thought fiction with quirky writing focused on the life of a young urban dweller that is diving into speculation about her life, discovering the excitement of romance and the confusing and ultimately rewarding world of marriage and family life.

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Arts & Culture
4:22 pm
Thu October 2, 2014

LA Philharmonic Live: Dudamel, Mahler and New Music

Join NPR Music for a live audio performance of Gustavo Dudamel conducting Mahler's Fifth Symphony, and a new percussion concerto by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer David Lang in this season opener at Walt Disney Concert Hall.

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Thursday, Oct. 2 at 11 pm ET

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