Art and Culture

Art and culture

Coming February 25th

Jan 22, 2016

KWBU staff and volunteers are gearing up for the 2016 KWBU Power Morning.

Use you renewing membership now as part of the larger on-air matching gift during  KWBU Power Morning.  It will help reach the $60,000 goal and help double the calls coming in to the studio!

One Morning….twice the power…three hours only! 

A master of magic realism has created an allegory for modern America.

There's plenty happening this weekend and coming week in Wacotown, so Ashley Bean Thornton is here to help us sort through it all. On Saturday you can catch Elvis impersonators, Sunday you can celebrate World Religion Day, and on Monday there are plenty of ways to commemorate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. For more information on events you can visit Act Locally Waco. 

A novel considered by many as a master of English prose. 

It's 2016, and a new year means new events to do around Waco. To help us sift through all the events going on is Ashley Bean Thornton of Act Locally Waco.  We talk about events like the Quilt Shop Hop and a writer's workshop. 

Booker Prize winner Barnes has an interesting essay about ballooning, photography, love, and grief.

One of the great comic novels of the 20th century.

One of the great comic novels of the 20th century.

An entertaining examination of what is known about Shakespeare and his times.

Likely Stories: Holiday Gift Ideas for Readers

Dec 17, 2015
Jim McKeown

Gift ideas for readers this holiday season.

This darkly comic tale, set in academia, of Prof. Desmond Bates who has lost his hearing.

From the Waco Wonderland  to the holiday concerts throughout town, it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas. But holiday events aren't the only attractions this week, so Ashley Bean Thornton of Act Locally Waco is here to help us sift through local events.

Likely Stories: Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl

Dec 3, 2015

Actress, musician, comedian, Carrie Brownstein reveals all in this memoir. 

Love story based on the adventures of Margaret Mead and her anthropologist friends.

Likely Stories: Letting Myself In

Nov 19, 2015

Pleasing, warm, and relaxing all describe the poetry of Anne McCrady.