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Greater Cincinnati has a vibrant arts scene, and Around Cincinnati keeps you up to date with local, regional and national guests.

Greater Cincinnati has a vibrant arts scene, and Around Cincinnati keeps you up to date with local, regional and national guests.
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The Cincinnati Art Museum Presents An Exhibit Of Japanese Kimonos

7/19/2019
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The Japanese kimono has been incredibly influential on western dress for generations. Now, the kimono is featured in a new exhibit at the Cincinnati Art Museum . The museum's chief curator, Cynthia Amneus , joins our Anne Arenstein with more details about Kimono: Refashioning Contemporary Style .

Duration:00:08:41

Photographer Ira Resnick Takes Readers Back To The 70's

7/19/2019
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Ira Resnick is an acclaimed photographer who worked for, among others, Rolling Stone magazine and concert promoter Bill Graham . His latest book looks back at a tumultuous, memorable decade, the 1970's. He's on the phone with our host, Lee Hay, to talk more about The Seventies: A Photographic Journey .

Duration:00:10:59

A Conversation With Music Legend Otis Williams Of The Temptations

7/19/2019
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Otis Williams is the founding, and only surviving, member of the original, legendary, super-group The Temptations . The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees are currently on tour with The Righteous Brothers and will be in concert at Cincinnati's PNC Pavilion on Friday, July 26. Elaine Diehl had the chance to speak with Otis Williams about the history, music, and legacy of The Temptations .

Duration:00:12:00

Jean Harper Shares Her Personal Story In Her Memoir, "Still Life With Horses"

7/19/2019
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Jean Harper is a writer currently living in southeast Indiana who writes essays, poems, and often about her love of horses. Her latest book is about her relationship with her beloved horse, Buddy, and she's with our Kelly Blewett to talk about Still Life with Horses: A Memoir .

Duration:00:09:06

"Park Avenue Summer" By Renée Rosen Makes For Perfect Summer Reading

7/19/2019
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Author Renée Rosen 's Park Avenue Summer has been hailed as one of the best summer reads of 2019. It's the fictionalized story of Helen Gurley Brown's assistant during those early days of the salvation and controversary surrounding Cosmopolitan magazine. The author is on the phone with Barbara Gray with more about her protagonist, Alice Weiss .

Duration:00:08:42

Book Review: "Wildflowers and Ferns of Red River Gorge and the Greater Red River Basin"

7/19/2019
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Book Review: Roberta Schultz reviews Wildflowers and Ferns of Red River Gorge and the Greater Red River Basin by Dan Dourson and Judy Dourson.

Duration:00:07:05

A Day Of Music And Food To Celebrate Good People

7/12/2019
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On Sunday, July 21, The Good People Festival will be celebrating its 6th year of encouraging hard work and positive influences in the community. Founder of the Good People Festival, Rachel DesRochers, joins Elaine Diehl to talk about her non-profit and the success that she attributes to gratitude.

Duration:00:08:58

Book Review: "S'mores! Gooey, Melty, Crunchy Riffs On The Campfire Classic"

7/12/2019
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Book Review: Roberta Schultz reviews S'mores! Gooey, Melty, Crunchy Riffs on the Campfire Classic by Dan Whalen.

Duration:00:05:49

Meet Steve Berlin Of The Legendary Band, Los Lobos

7/12/2019
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Los Lobos band member Steve Berlin reminisces about the band’s early days as he joins Elaine Diehl to talk about upcoming shows, new music and his own touring experiences. Los Lobos and The Mavericks will co-headline a show at the Rose Music Center in Huber Heights on Tuesday, July 23.

Duration:00:09:35

Professor And Poet Brian Brodeur Discusses And Reads From His Latest Collection

7/12/2019
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Award-winning poet Brian Brodeur , a professor at Richmond, Indiana's Indiana University East, has published his latest collection called Every Hour is Late . He talks about the thematic elements of these works and shares one of his poems in a conversation with Kelly Blewett.

Duration:00:09:55

Preview The 2019-20 Season Of Broadway In Cincinnati

7/12/2019
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The 2019-2020 season of Broadway in Cincinnati features compelling music, fantastic characters and even special engagements for the holiday season. General Manager Genevieve Holt joins Jim Stump to talk about the most popular upcoming shows, theatre revivals, and season discounts.

Duration:00:10:28

Music And Conversation With Local Jazz Musician Eric Wurzelbacher

7/12/2019
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On August 4, Cincinnati's The Eric Wurzelbacher Quartet will perform at the legendary Newport Jazz Festival . Before they go, our Elaine Diehl welcomes the group into our studio for a conversation and performance. Here is an additional live performance recorded at Cincinnati Public Radio:

Duration:00:11:50

Where To Find America's Baseball Landmarks

7/5/2019
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Award-winning travel writer and music journalist Chris Epting is well known for some of his earlier road trip books like James Dean Died Here: The Locations of America's Pop Culture Landmarks , and Led Zeppelin Crashed Here: The Rock and Roll Landmarks of North America .

Duration:00:16:07

Local Authors Pen A Historical Novel Set On The Isle Of Man

7/5/2019
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Authors John and Lottie Christian have long been influenced by Scottish, Irish and English cultures. Joining our Barbara Gray, they discuss their new book, Isle of Man: Fear agus deithe (Men and Gods) as they reflect on the historical value of that time period and their writing process.

Duration:00:09:03

20 Years Of Racing At Kentucky Speedway In Sparta

7/5/2019
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Kentucky Speedway will be hosting a weekend of activities July 11-13 in celebration of 20 seasons of racing, ranging from family friendly camping to pre-race concerts. Lee Hay learns more about what to expect from the event and the special guests set to make an appearance in this conversation with the Speedway's Tim Bray .

Duration:00:15:49

Teen Vogue Editor Elaine Welteroth Talks About Her Memoir, "More Than Enough"

7/5/2019
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Elaine Welteroth , editor of Teen Vogue and best-selling author, has solidified her role as a titan in her industry with her new memoir, More Than Enough; Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say) . Recounting her own journey and ideals, she joins Barbara Gray as they delve into how far her “relentless character,” has taken her.

Duration:00:11:57

Evans Mirageas: Cincinnati Opera Centennial Celebrations

7/3/2019
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Get to know Evans Mirageas , the Harry T. Wilks Artistic Director of the Cincinnati Opera since 2005. Evans tells his own story and previews the Cincinnati Opera's 100th anniversary . He also discusses the balancing act between new and experimental and standard audience favorites, taking opera to exciting new venues, the collaboration with our CSO and student singers from CCM, and finally, what’s to come for Cincinnati Opera.

Duration:00:12:28

End Of Life Care For Our Pets And Service Dogs From Angel's Paws

6/28/2019
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Angel's Paws is a local organization dedicated to providing end of life care for pets and support to their owners. They have now branched out to start a new non-profit, Angel's Watch Military and Police Dog Fund . The founder of both organizations, Tammy Wynn , is with our Kelly Blewett to explain their origins and missions.

Duration:00:11:01

Cocktails And "Kind Is The New Cool" From Local Mixologist Molly Wellmann

6/28/2019
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When you think of Cincinnati ambassadors, no list is complete without the city's Queen of Mixology, Molly Wellmann . She's in the studio with David Delegator to talk about her life, her career, her book, and her new passion project, Kind Is The New Cool , which addresses bullying in schools.

Duration:00:13:05

"Strange Noir" From Local Author Arthur C. Jett

6/28/2019
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Cincinnatian Arthur C. Jett owns his own trucking company and has taken up both painting and writing on the side. Earlier this year, he released his collection of three novellas called Strange Noir , and he's in the studio to talk about his writing with our Barbara Gray.

Duration:00:06:55