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The High Five: AfroHORN, A Jazz Ensemble, Performs Free Concert At Latino Cultural Center

Eric Aasen  |  No Comments

Five stories that have North Texas talking: A family gets $3 million in a fracking verdict; a dozen cattle were killed on a highway near downtown Fort Worth; a jazz ensemble performs Thursday night; and more.

  • The Big Screen: John Wayne Lives On

    Stephen Becker  |  No Comments

    Tonight through Sunday, the John Wayne Film Festival plays at Look Cinemas in Addison. So this week, we called up Scott Eyman to ask him about his new biography about Wayne called John Wayne: The Life and Legend. We wanted to know why The Duke’s star shines on as most of his contemporaries haven’t endured […]

  • Flickr Photo Of The Week

    Gila Espinoza  |  No Comments

    Congratulations to Michael Tooke of Coppell, the winner of the Flickr Photo of the Week contest!

  • DTC’s Helping Hand To Be Seen Off-Broadway Next Several Months

    Jerome Weeks  |  No Comments

    Fly By Night and Fortress of Solitude have opening dates in New York.

  • For 120 Years, Four Generations Of One Family Photograph North Texas

    Anne Bothwell  |  No Comments

    For more than 100 years, a family of Fort Worth photographers has captured vivid scenes across Dallas-Fort Worth and around the state. Four generations of Williams photographers have shot thousands of images, ranging from Pancho Villa’s soldiers to author Larry McMurtry, from western landscapes to street life in Fort Worth. KERA’s Anne Bothwell talks to Byrd Williams IV, the last photographer in the line.

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April 21-27 On KERA Radio This Week
  • Thursday, 1 p.m.: Think - S.E. Hinton became a literary star while still a teenager when her novel The Outsiders was published in 1967. It's remained a popular title over the years and has been chosen as the focus of the 2014 Big D Reads program. Hinton will talk about the origins of the book and the role it's played in her life.
  • Saturday, 10 p.m.: The Moth Radio Hour
  • Sunday, 6 p.m.: Studio 360
  • Sunday, 9 p.m.: Song Travels with Michael Feinstein
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  • Monday, 8 p.m.: Independent Lens - Muscle Shoals (repeats Friday, 10 p.m.)
  • Thursday, 7 p.m.: Cool Spaces!
  • Thursday, 11 p.m.: Live From the Artists Den - Sheryl Crow
  • Friday, 8 p.m.: Great Performances - Matthew Bourne's Sleeping Beauty
  • Sunday, 1 p.m.: Great Performances - Falstaff
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