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Books Unbound – The Massacre of Yangzhou

The protagonist of “The Massacre of Yangzhou” is the southern Chinese city of Yangzhou, a rich and beautiful center of the failing Ming Dynasty as it succumbed to the rising Qing Dynasty. The episode is based on “‘Horrid Beyond Description’: The Massacre of Yangzhou”, from the book Voices from the Ming-Qing Cataclysm: China in Tigers’ Jaws by Lynn Struve. Struve …

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Hola Bloomington – January 9, 2015

Los locutores de HOLA Bloomington Maria Auxiliadora Viloria y Minerva Sosa hablan con las invitadas Lillian Casillas, Zelideh Martinez-Hoy y Cynthia Roberts sobre su viaje a Cuba y la nueva relación entre Cuba y los EE.UU. Además, se habla sobre el nuevo año. Hola Bloomington’s hosts Maria Auxiliadora Viloria y Minerva Sosa interview Lillian Casillas, Zelideh Martinez-Hoy and Cynthia Roberts, …

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EcoReport – Amphibian and Reptile Species in Indiana

This week on Ecoreport, Mike Luurtsema from Hoosier Forest Watch and Sarabeth Clue-Mundy from Indiana DNR discuss the status of different amphibian and reptile species in Indiana.

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BloomingOUT – January 8, 2015

Tonight, hosts Jeff Jewel and Justin Ford discuss with Bobbie Emetu issues facing the transgender community, societal attitudes on the community, social media, and how it all connects to the recent tragic death of Leelah Alcorn. Our weekly segments “Out on Campus” and “First Year Out” are also highlighted in this week’s show. Hosts – Jeff Jewel, Justin Ford Executive …

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EcoReport – January 8, 2015

This week on Ecoreport, Mike Luurtsema from Hoosier Forest Watch and Sarabeth Clue-Mundy from Indiana DNR discuss the status of different amphibian and reptile species in Indiana. EcoReport is a weekly program providing independent media coverage of environmental and ecological issues with a focus on local, state and regional people, issues, and events in order to foster open discussion of …

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Bloomington Beware – Scams On Us 1

A highly suspicious phone call offering “business owners” a highly questionable benefit came in just as this week’s script was being written — what timing!

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Interchange – Beyond Description: Witnessing Historical Trauma

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Tonight’s program is one half of a collaboration with WFHB’s Books Unbound centered around a memoir of a first-person eyewitness account written by Wang Xiuchu of the 1645 Massacre in Yangzhou, China, called, in English, An Account of Ten days at Yangzhou. This memoir will be featured this Saturday at 5 pm on Books Unbound. The Massacre at Yangzhou was …

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Bring It On! – January 5, 2015

William Hosea and Cornelius Wright welcome Leila Randle. PART ONE On the first B.I.O. show of 2015, William and Cornelius welcome Bring It On contributor Leila Randle, a.k.a. the “Savvy Sistah of Shopping!”. She stops by to offer advice that will help our listeners set realistic and attainable goals and resolutions for 2015. PART TWO Headline news and local calendar …

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Brown County Hour – Episode #34 – January 4, 2015

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Hosted by Dave Seastrom, Pam Raider, Vera Grubbs, Rick Fettig & Jeff Foster. First aired Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 9 AM on WFHB ☆ In this episode of the Brown County Hour: Musical guest David Bartlett talks about his recent CD, Lead Your Life By A Song, produced by Jeff Foster, and we hear several tunes from the project Cari Ray returns with the second …

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Books Unbound – The Queen of Spades by Alexander Pushkin

“The Queen of Spades” is a mock fairy tale about debt, gambling, guilt and the supernatural—and the deadening effect of money on love. An aging, once-beautiful Countess possesses the secret to a one-time super-win at cards—but at what price? Third in a trilogy of Russian fiction recently read on Books Unbound, “The Queen of Spades” is often considered the best …

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