Art http://redriverradio.org en America Abroad: The Power of Art in a Changing Middle East http://redriverradio.org/post/america-abroad-power-art-changing-middle-east <div><strong>Airs Sunday, July 27 at 6 p.m.&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Film, music and art are often the best ways to capture the will and the mood of the people in times of turmoil. Art sometimes has the power to move millions where politics fails. So in this program we attempt to identify some prominent artistic voices in the Middle East, North Africa and in South Asia and evaluate their take on liberal ideals, on sectarian violence, on terrorism and how they're being received by audiences in both the Arab and Muslim communities and in the West.</span></div><p> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:00:00 +0000 47416 at http://redriverradio.org America Abroad: The Power of Art in a Changing Middle East What Was I Thinking for April 10, 2014 http://redriverradio.org/post/what-was-i-thinking-april-10-2014 <p>Commentator Brian O'Nuanain recently paid visit to the Meadows Museum at Centenary and was inspired to write by the&nbsp;Jean Despujols exhibit currently on display.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:35:00 +0000 Brian O' Nuanain 42665 at http://redriverradio.org What Was I Thinking for April 10, 2014 East Texas father-son painters on exhibit in Shreveport http://redriverradio.org/post/east-texas-father-son-painters-exhibit-shreveport <p></p><p></p><p>A father-son painting exhibit is on display at the Magale Library on the Centenary College campus. Frank Herbert has taught art at Kilgore College in Kilgore, Texas, for almost 30 years. His son, Carlton, is pursuing his master of fine arts degree at Stephen F. Austin State University.</p><p></p><p>Carlton Herbert&nbsp;said they both draw from what they see around them to create their art &ndash; snapping pictures on their phone for reference &ndash; but the similarities end there.</p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 15:15:31 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 34556 at http://redriverradio.org East Texas father-son painters on exhibit in Shreveport What Was I Thinking July 18, 2013 http://redriverradio.org/post/what-was-i-thinking-july-18-2013 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18px;">Commentator&nbsp;Brian O'Nuanain ponders the differences between his native Ireland and France, which he also loves but for different reasons.</span></p><p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 12:35:00 +0000 Brian O' Nuanain 30688 at http://redriverradio.org What Was I Thinking July 18, 2013 Archie McDonald Speaker Series: Alan Bean http://redriverradio.org/post/archie-mcdonald-speaker-series-alan-bean <p><strong>Repeat Broadcast on&nbsp;Monday, April 2,&nbsp;at 8&nbsp;p.m.</strong><br />Original&nbsp;broadcast on Thursday,&nbsp;May 26, at&nbsp;8 p.m.&nbsp;Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean, the fourth man to walk on the moon and an award-winning artist, was the featured guest at the 2011 Archie McDonald Speaker Series at Stephen F. Austin State University. &quot;Alan Bean is a member of a most exclusive group &ndash; one of 12 people who have walked on the moon and captured the focus and imagination of the nation and the world during the apex of manned space exploration,&rdquo; Dr. Archie McDonald said. &ldquo;Our speaker series is delighted to feature a fellow Texan who has viewed our world from a perspective few others have experienced.&rdquo; Tue, 03 Apr 2012 01:00:00 +0000 Archie McDonald, Ph.D. 4502 at http://redriverradio.org Archie McDonald Speaker Series: Alan Bean