Presidential Lecture Series (at TU) http://publicradiotulsa.org en Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist Frank Wilczek to Appear in TU's Presidential Lecture Series http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/nobel-prize-winning-physicist-frank-wilczek-appear-tus-presidential-lecture-series <p>Each year, the University of Tulsa's Presidential Lecture Series hosts distinguished speakers on a range of fascinating topics; all lectures are free to the public. The Presidential Lecture Series is sponsored by The Darcy O'Brien Endowed Chair and supported by the University's Office of the Provost. TU's next Presidential Lecturer will be Frank Wilczek, the well-known theoretical physicist and mathematician who's also a professor at MIT. Wilczek's talk begins at 7:30pm on Thursday the 27th; it happens in the Reynolds Center, at 3208 East 8th Street, and reservations are not required. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 23:07:52 +0000 Rich Fisher 56605 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Nobel Prize-Winning Physicist Frank Wilczek to Appear in TU's Presidential Lecture Series TU's Presidential Lecture Series Welcomes the Award-Winning Playwright Tony Kushner http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/tus-presidential-lecture-series-welcomes-award-winning-playwright-tony-kushner <p>On this edition of ST, we speak with Tony Kushner, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright who's well-known and widely celebrated for his drama, "Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes," which first appeared in the early 1990s, and which was thereafter converted into an HBO-TV miniseries&nbsp; that was directed by Mike Nichols. Mon, 11 Nov 2013 22:36:16 +0000 Rich Fisher 49414 at http://publicradiotulsa.org TU's Presidential Lecture Series Welcomes the Award-Winning Playwright Tony Kushner Political Satirist, Bestselling Author, and "Wait, Wait" Panelist P.J. O'Rourke to Speak at TU http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/political-satirist-bestselling-author-and-wait-wait-panelist-pj-orourke-speak-tu <p>On this installment of ST, we offer a conversation with P.J. O'Rourke, the well-known conservative American satirist and journalist who's been writing articles and books about --- and just basically poking fun at --- politics, economics, culture, and current events for nearly forty years now. O'Rourke's bestselling books include "Give War a Chance," "Holidays in Hell," "Parliament of Whores," and "The CEO of the Sofa" --- and his newest book, "The Baby Boom," is due out later this year. Mon, 09 Sep 2013 21:55:13 +0000 Rich Fisher 45911 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Political Satirist, Bestselling Author, and "Wait, Wait" Panelist P.J. O'Rourke to Speak at TU