Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
1:19 pm
Fri September 19, 2014

Tippecanoe Chamber Music Society 9/21 concert preview

WBAA's Greg Kostraba recently sat down with Margot Marlatt, Executive Director of the Tippecanoe Chamber Music Society to talk about the opening concert of the TCMS season, Sunday at 4 at St. John's Episcopal Church in downtown Lafayette.

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Arts & Culture
7:30 am
Fri September 19, 2014

Sharpshooter: A Sunny McCoskey Napa Valley Mystery

Napa Valley offers sunny skies, fine food and especially rich tasting wines.  But there are sharpshooters wandering this beautiful land - one a tiny wasp that murders the grape vines of the valley, the other a human character who takes the life of a local vintner on a quiet moonlit night. Sunny McCoskey entangles herself – and us - in both threads in this taut, fast paced mystery novel.

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Arts & Culture
7:30 am
Fri September 5, 2014

Book Review: If Mayors Ruled the World

If Mayors ruled the world we’d be much better served- no matter how large a population is involved, Mayor-led  government, in the end as in the beginning, is about filling potholes in the street – not so much ideology as practical “how do I get this done” government.  That’s the thesis of this international look at why local government might just be the nexus for all government in the coming decades.

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Arts & Culture
12:08 pm
Wed September 3, 2014

WBAA Arts Spotlight: Lafayette Symphony Orchestra

Greg Kostraba talks to Lafayette Symphony Orchestra’s Executive Director Sara Mummey and Music Director Nick Palmer about the L-S-O’s activities this season, including concerts

and educational activities.

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Arts & Culture
7:20 am
Fri August 22, 2014

Book Review: In The Country of Men

Credit amazon.com

The unnamed North African nation is a state of being more than a country, a story without borders or time told in this emotionally moving tale through the eyes of a man remembering a summer of his boyhood when his family and the world he knew was torn apart by revolution.  Nominated for a Mann Booker Prize In The Country of Men will be the featured book in our new Fall Muslim Journeys Book Discussion at the West Lafayette Public Library on Thursday, August 28, 2014.

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