In the early 1900s, there were as many as 50 all-black towns in Oklahoma. Black Oklahomans created spaces to offer safety, opportunity and freedom to their communities. Over the course […]
Freedom is the highest ideal in American politics, but its legacy is complex. Throughout American history, freedom has supported emancipation and individual liberty, but has also supported white supremacy, economic injustice and misogyny. These “ugly freedoms” legitimate the right to harm and subjugate others. This talk will examine the ugliness of freedom, from the history […]
Due to the inclement weather and dangerous driving conditions, we have decided to cancel the Vocal Master Class for today at 3:00. Also canceled is the lunch planned for 11:30 this morning in the President's Dining Room. We will work on rescheduling the master class event for Wednesday between 12:00-2:00. We still hope to hold […]
Due to inclement weather, this event has been postponed until March 7. A night of informal research presentations at Heirloom Rustic Ales. Grab a drink and hear the following Kendall College of Arts & Sciences faculty present on history, music and more: Thomas Buoye (history), Machele Dill (School of Music), Matt Lemmond (School of Art, […]
Note: Due to inclement weather, all Kyle Pfortmiller events are canceled. Donald Feagin Visiting Artist and Metropolitan Opera baritone Kyle Pfortmiller, along with his collaborative pianist Cathy Venable, will present a recital of well-known songs and arias from the world of opera and musical theater. A frequent and beloved visitor to Tulsa, Pfortmiller has performed […]
Since 2016 those who are concerned about the health of American democracy have been lamenting the easy spread and amplification of bogus claims, vast conspiracy theories, and massive lies through media both social and traditional. This concern is necessary but insufficient. This talk will argue that pro-democracy Americans must also rediscover the poetry and music […]
An online information session about the IEL/ISL program. Register online.