Public Radio Tulsa Sound Portraits

We're surrounded with the audible pulse of life everywhere throughout northeastern Oklahoma. Here are sounds which we've captured with our microphones at special events and throughout the community.

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8:54 am
Thu March 20, 2014

Extremeism: Religious Passion and The Problem of Perception

KWGS

Kindness. Empathy. Compassion. When religious passion is channeled by a true believer, it can be a powerful contributor to the common good. There's a fine line between passion and extremism. That's where religion becomes angry, triumphant. God loves me more than God lives you. The trouble is that we can't always see these things clearly. We rely on the media, but it loves a fight. How can we tell what's true or false?

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4:05 pm
Thu February 20, 2014

Religious Passion: The Media Trialogue

KWGS

Extremism: Religious Passion and The Problem of Perception 

Trialogue 2014: The Challenge of Civil Discourse 
Sponsored by the Oklahoma Center for Community and Justice 

This is the third of three public discussions regarding the topic of religious extremism. Learn More

Session Three: The Media
Sunday, February 16, 2014 • Temple B'Nai Emunah, Tulsa, Oklahoma

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What's New?
4:21 pm
Mon February 10, 2014

Religious Passion: The Bad Trialogue

KWGS

Extremism: Religious Passion and The Problem of Perception 

Trialogue 2014: The Challenge of Civil Discourse 
Sponsored by the Oklahoma Center for Community and Justice 

This is the second of three public discussions regarding the topic of religious extremism. Learn More

Session Two: The Bad
Sunday, February 9, 2014 • Boston Avenue United Methodist Church, Tulsa, Oklahoma

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10:42 am
Thu February 6, 2014

Religious Passion: The Good Trialogue

KWGS

Extremism: Religious Passion and The Problem of Perception 

Trialogue 2014: The Challenge of Civil Discourse 
Sponsored by the Oklahoma Center for Community and Justice 

This is the first of three public discussions regarding the topic of religious extremism. Learn More

Session One: The Good
Sunday, February 2, 2014 • Peace Academy, Tulsa, Oklahoma

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Music
9:22 am
Wed January 22, 2014

Sights and Sounds of the 2014 Oklahoma Music Educators Association Conference

Choral Session: Give My Regards! The Music of Broadway with Mac Huff, clinician
KWTU

Here’s an impressionistic sound portrait of wandering through the workshops, exhibit halls, and performances of the 2014 Oklahoma Music Educators Association Conference. This recording was made by Classical 88.7 KWTU on January 16 and 17 at the downtown Tulsa Assembly Center. Heard (in order) are highlights of:

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What's New?
8:08 pm
Tue December 10, 2013

Oklahoma Watch Forum on Mental and Emotional Health

Terri White, Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services commissioner, and Michael Brose, Mental Health Association in Tulsa executive director, were featured guests at “Oklahoma Watch-Out” on Nov. 20, 2013.

This public question-and-answer forum, focusing on mental and emotional health issues, was recorded at the Circle Cinema in Tulsa by Public Radio Tulsa.

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