Sunday, July 27, 2014, 4:00pm
At four, on University of the Air, why has the King James version of the Bible endured for four hundred years? We'll get some insights from our guest, Charles Cohen.
Sunday, August 24, 2014, 4:00pm
She wrote brilliant poetry using few words during a life spent in the isolation of rural Wisconsin. At four, on University of the Air, biographer Margot Peters describes how talent and grit carried the poet Lorine Niedecker through periods of desperation and despair.
Sunday, August 31, 2014, 4:00pm
This afternoon at four, University of the Air hosts John Stevens, who will demonstrate the versatility and power of the mighty tuba.
Sunday, September 14, 2014, 4:00pm
When the Romans withdrew from Great Britain, they left a vacuum that various people from the continent rushed to fill. Among them were the Anglo-Saxons, who pushed aside the native people and became the forerunners of what we think of as “English.” How well did the Angles and Saxons get along and what kind of religion and material culture did they have? And once the Vikings came along, what effect did they have on what would become England? In the next hour of University of the Air, Jack Niles will tell us about The Romancing of the Anglo-Saxons, separating truth from fiction in our image of the Anglo-Saxons.