Culture

  • Our Lady Of Art

    Oklahoma City-based neo-pop artist Marilyn Artus drew nationwide attention with her controversial exhibit Our Lady of the Anti-Personnel Weapon & Her Stepford Friends that displayed...

  • Center Stage

    This month, actors and actresses will anxiously await their cues. This time, however, they will not be backstage dressed in costume. The cue will not...

  • The Next Big Thing

    Gracing the stages of New York City, Clea Alsip is Broadway’s fresh face. With credits including numerous theater roles – most recently in Sarah Ruhle’s...

  • Okie Expats

    In 1918, a group of Oklahomans living in Washington, D.C., including Thomas Gore, Oklahoma’s first senator, decided to found an organization that would, according to...

  • A Generation’s Voice

    Even in Oklahoma, a state noted for its large American Indian population, few are familiar with the term “Red Power.” This often-overshadowed movement of the...

  • The Human Canvas

    For a sparsely populated area in the mountainous region of southeastern Oklahoma, Atoka County has produced a pretty nice batch of notables, including 1930s mystery...

  • The Open Spaces

    Her radio show On Being commands an international audience, yet Krista Tippett, who grew up in Shawnee, left Oklahoma with no such ambitions. The popular...

  • Celebrating The Core

    For decades, young people flocked to the suburbs, drawn by low costs of living and ample square footage. Now they are flocking to downtown with...

  • Shakin’ All Over

    Although Oklahoma generally experiences few earthquakes, the state has seen a drastic increase in frequency within the past two years. This came as a surprise...

  • The 1491s

    In April, the 1491s posted on their popular Facebook page that the American Indian comedy group would no longer make videos, and fans were quick...