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Cover Teaser: Don’t read these books! The storied history of Banned Books Week

Cover Teaser: Don’t read these books! The storied history of Banned Books Week

“I think one of the quickest ways to get a book read is to ban it,” said Leanne Cheek, teen reading selector and coordinator for Pioneer Library System. Works by J.K. Rowling and John Green share a common burden with well-known titles like Harriet the Spy, The Catcher in the Rye, The Grapes of Wrath,


Oklahoma native Erin McCracken is set to debut her country music cabaret in her home state

McCracken is realizing her long-held theater dreams in New York City.


Cover Teaser: Your seasonal guide to central Oklahoma is here!

Oklahoma Gazette’s Fall Guide gives you more than three months of event listings and stories about upcoming events throughout the state. Learn more about festivals, Halloween events, art exhibits, seasonal performing arts productions, concerts, camps and more! Pick up your Fall Guide at any of our 800 metro rack locations on Wednesday!

(Image Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art / provided)

Cover Story: Fred Jones Museum’s Visage exhibit explores unspoken meaning in portraiture

Photographic portraiture comes hand in hand with a deceptive sense of reality. It is easy to understand how a painted portrait could be interpreted, how a commissioned artist might depict a wealthy dignitary without his double chin or with an enhanced, confident gleam in his eye. The truth is many photographic portraits are no more

Emma Dean Kratochwhill, executive director of SW 29 District/ La 29, poses for a photo at her office, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016.  (Garett Fisbeck)

SW 29 District heads toward BID status

La 29 wants to become a business improvement district to further develop the area and attract business.

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