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An Amalgam of Curves

6 hours ago
Sioux City Art Center

"So, this is a lithograph from 1950, but quite honestly it could have been one of the lithographs he would've produced during the 1930s," says Behrens as he talks about the consistency of Benton's style. "It has that same feel, that same commitment to elevating the lives and the struggles of the poor people and the working people."

Check It Out: The Overstory by Richard Powers

15 hours ago

A monumental novel about trees and people by one of our most "prodigiously talented" (The New York Times Book Review) novelists.

Support for Check It Out comes from Avery Brothers.  

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Once upon a time, his name was a household word, so great was his fame. He gave us a headless horseman and bearded old man with a rusty shotgun who appeared in town after an absence of umpteen years—tales like “Rip Van Winkle” and “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.”

Ten O'Clock Blues 12.08.18

Dec 10, 2018

Hadden Sayers does a double album, the second album is all acoustic versions of the other album in slightly different order.  Beth Hart, too, has a double album. Her's is a tradional live concert recording from Royal Albert Hall. You should listen to little bits of them on the TOB.

Food For Thought - 12-07 Barb Gross

Dec 7, 2018

Adrian welcomes Barb Gross to talk about cook books, library reference, DVD's, CD's and eResources - all of the things that are available to you from the Sioux City Public Library. All you need is a library card.

Michele Ivener talks with Gretchen today, she has the skinny on latkes, menorahs, dreidles and everything you ever wanted to know about Hanukkah but were afraid to ask.

Cultural Continuum 12-07-18

Dec 7, 2018

It's a typical December Cultural Continuum with loads of Christmas specials and theater offerings. The Art Center opens up the Gilchrist Learning Center, a legendary singer/songwriter from Austin visits Vangarde and Santa can be spotted in any number of places.

Mix Tape Dance Party 12/15/18 Showstoppers Show

Dec 6, 2018

This week's Mix Tape Dance Party, we'll be saluting performers who bring it, kill it and who stop the show. On the playlist will be Natalie Cole, Amy Winehouse and No Doubt, plus new music from Kimbra, The 1975 and The Lemon Twigs.

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Coming up today on The Exchange, we hear about how pork producers and soybean farmers are dealing with the effects of retaliatory tariffs this harvest season, 

also, how supporters of the Iowa Labor Center are working to preserve the more than fifty-year-old advocacy center from budget cuts. 

That and more coming up on The Exchange today at noon.

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“A tremendous book―thought-provoking and terrifying, with tension that winds up like a chain. The Cabin at the End of the World is Tremblay’s personal best. It’s that good.”  — Stephen King

Support for Check It Out comes from Avery Brothers.

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