Jeanetta Calhoun Mish brings an appreciation of Oklahoma’s land and culture to her role as 2017-18 state poet laureate.
Oklahoma Humanities, AmeriCorps and Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma will most likely be affected if federal program budgets are cut.
Special Legends Night events have helped restore some of the area’s live jazz history.
“The challenge for us is how do we modernize that and make it relevant to the particular programming that we’re doing,” Owens said.
A Night with Ralph Ellison is 6-9 p.m. Feb. 25 at Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive.
CFN looks back on 2016 and makes predictions about what Okies will get up to in 2017.
“I think one of the quickest ways to get a book read is to ban it,” Cheek said as she worked at Norman Public Library West.
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…
Great jazz musicians possess the nerve and skill to improvise beyond written notes on a page, becoming bare for criticism or praise with each newly formed measure.