Journalism http://publicradiotulsa.org en Noted Sportswriter Offers "Eight World Cups: My Journey Through the Beauty and Dark Side of Soccer" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/noted-sportswriter-offers-eight-world-cups-my-journey-through-beauty-and-dark-side-soccer <p>As soccer fans --- whoops, make that "football fans" --- everywhere will tell you, the fun gets underway tomorrow. Yes, it's <em>finally</em> upon us: The World Cup. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:02:37 +0000 Rich Fisher 61229 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Noted Sportswriter Offers "Eight World Cups: My Journey Through the Beauty and Dark Side of Soccer" Campus Rape Cases in America: A Chat with Kristen Lombardi of The Center for Public Integrity http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/campus-rape-cases-america-chat-kristen-lombardi-center-public-integrity <p>On this edition of ST, we speak with the award-winning journalist <a href="http://www.publicintegrity.org/authors/kristen-lombardi">Kristen Lombardi</a>, who's a staff writer at The Center for Public Integrity, and who's probably best known for her series of articles based on an in-depth and far-reaching investigation into campus rape cases in America (which won the Robert F. Kennedy Award and the Dart Award in 2011, as well as the Sigma Delta Chi Award for Public Service in 2010, among other honors). Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:40:08 +0000 Rich Fisher 58446 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Campus Rape Cases in America: A Chat with Kristen Lombardi of The Center for Public Integrity Getting to Know The Tulsa Voice --- A New "Alt-Biweekly" in Our Community http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/getting-know-tulsa-voice-new-alt-biweekly-our-community <p>The Tulsa Voice, a new publication on the city's print-media landscape which hits newsstands every first and third Wednesday, and which grew out of the now-defunct Urban Tulsa Weekly, has been attracting the attention of readers for its sleek design, quality writing, and focused arts/cultural coverage. The publication originated late last year, and our guest today on ST is Natasha Ball, its managing editor, who addresses The Tulsa Voice's presence and purpose in our community --- as an arbiter and chronicler of the local arts scene as well as an observer and participant in same. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 19:00:16 +0000 Rich Fisher 54874 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Getting to Know The Tulsa Voice --- A New "Alt-Biweekly" in Our Community "Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/dorothea-lange-grab-hunk-lightning <p>On this edition of ST, we are talking about the life and work of Dorothea Lange (1895-1965), the influential American documentary photographer and photo-journalist who's best known for her Depression-era photographs; her "Migrant Mother" is surely among the most recognized images to emerge from the 1930s. Our guest is Elizabeth Partridge, the goddaughter of Lange and an award-winning author of numerous books. Mon, 02 Dec 2013 22:57:03 +0000 Rich Fisher 50507 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning" British Photojournalist Paul Conroy Vividly Remembers "Marie Colvin's Final Assignment" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/british-photojournalist-paul-conroy-vividly-remembers-marie-colvins-final-assignment <p>On this edition of ST, we speak by phone with Paul Conroy, a former British soldier who's worked as a photographer and filmmaker for more than a dozen years, and who's reported as a photojournalist on conflicts in Iraq, Congo, Kosovo, Libya, and Syria. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 19:49:43 +0000 Rich Fisher 50226 at http://publicradiotulsa.org British Photojournalist Paul Conroy Vividly Remembers "Marie Colvin's Final Assignment" Former Journalist Amanda Lindhout Offers a Difficult Yet Inspiring Memoir: "A House in the Sky" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/former-journalist-amanda-lindhout-offers-difficult-yet-inspiring-memoir-house-sky <p>On today's ST, we speak with Amanda Lindhout, who formerly worked around the globe as a freelance journalist and photographer, and who now runs the Global Enrichment Foundation, a non-profit organization --- which she founded about four years ago --- supporting development, aid, and education initiatives in Somalia and Kenya. Lindout speaks with us about her recently published memoir, which she co-wrote with Sara Corbett, and which has been getting some stellar reviews. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 21:52:30 +0000 Rich Fisher 46437 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Former Journalist Amanda Lindhout Offers a Difficult Yet Inspiring Memoir: "A House in the Sky"