Bullying http://publicradiotulsa.org en "A Few Seconds of Radiant Filmstrip: A Memoir of Seventh Grade" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/few-seconds-radiant-filmstrip-memoir-seventh-grade <p>On this edition of ST, we speak with Kevin Brockmeier, the Little Rock-based, widely acclaimed fiction writer whose books include the novels "The Illumination" and "The Brief History of the Dead" as well as the story collections "Things That Fall from the Sky" and "The View from the Seventh Layer." His newest book, just out, is an autobiography called "A Few Seconds of Radiant Filmstrip: A Memoir of Seventh Grade" --- and it's been praised by Entertainment Weekly as "a funny, poignant oddity.... Fri, 09 May 2014 18:33:36 +0000 Rich Fisher 59311 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "A Few Seconds of Radiant Filmstrip: A Memoir of Seventh Grade" A Special Screening/Discussion of the Acclaimed Documentary, "Bully," at the Circle Cinema http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/special-screeningdiscussion-acclaimed-documentary-bully-circle-cinema <p>How big a problem is bullying in our nation&#39;s schools today? It&#39;s a troubling issue affecting the lives of millions of our kids; when it comes to how many schoolchildren are being bullied each year in America, estimates range from 7 to 13 million youngsters. On this installment of ST, we speak with Lee Hirsch, producer and director of the documentary film, &quot;Bully,&quot; which was released last year to widespread critical acclaim. Mon, 25 Jun 2012 18:31:25 +0000 Rich Fisher 21120 at http://publicradiotulsa.org A Special Screening/Discussion of the Acclaimed Documentary, "Bully," at the Circle Cinema