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Where in the World: Places in Poetry

In honor of Poetry Month, the Iowa City/Johnson County Senior Center Reading Aloud group reads a few of their favorite poems about places.

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Art Quilts of the Midwest

According to Wikipedia, Art Quilts are an art form that uses both modern and traditional quilting techniques to create art objects. Author and quilter Linzee Kull McCray's new book "Art...

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Visiting the Beyond: with Paranormal Explorer Curt Strutz

Curt Strutz loves hauntings! He has traveled far and wide visiting haunted battlefields, deserted asylums, historic locations and known haunted residences across the US. He shares his experiences...

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UI Museum of Art Smart Talk: Yvonne Szafran presents Jackson Pollock's "Mural"

A visual exploration of the recent study and treatment of Jackson Pollock's "Mural" from the University of Iowa by Yvonne Szafran, Senior Conservator and Head Paintings Conservation...

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IFF 2014: A Poet is Banned - Edgar Allan Poe

Members of the Iowa City Johnson County Senior Center's Read Aloud group read selected poetry from Edgar Allan Poe.

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A Discussion with Miriam Gilbert: Red

Host Miriam Gilbert and two special guests (Craig Adcock and Dale Fisher) discuss John Logan's play "Red" about painter Mark Rothko. "Red" will open the season at...

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The Noble Moor and Honest Iago: Imagery in Othello with Miriam Gilbert

"The Noble Moor and Honest Iago: Image and Reality in Othello", a lecture and presentation by Miriam Gilbert for Riverside Theatre in the Park 2014.

The value-laden adjectives,...

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Bach to Work

Anthony Arnone plays his cello for the patrons at the library.

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Kids Poetry Workshop 2013

Kids from the Iowa City area present poems from the April 2013 workshop.

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