Week of Events
All-Black Towns of Oklahoma: An Exhibit at the Zarrow Center
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 of the century, the number and sizes of these towns shrank drastically. Only 13 of the original 50 exist today. Seeking to shed light on […]
Hogue 125 Inspired: Oklahoma Landscapes
The University of Tulsa is excited to celebrate what would have been the 125th birthday of artist Alexandre Hogue, former head of TU’s Department of Art and namesake of the Alexandre Hogue Gallery located in Phillips Hall. Hogue 125 Inspired: Oklahoma Landscapes opens Jan. 19 and demonstrates the artist’s legacy and continued impact on the […]
The University of Tulsa Symphony Orchestra continues its 2022-23 concert season with a performance honoring retiring TU Professor Roger Price. Price will perform Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major and the first movement of his own Piano Concerto No. 2. The orchestra will also perform works by Mussorgsky and Tchaikovsky.
Have you ever read poetry that uses fieldwork and archives to deal with important social and political concerns? Come hear three acclaimed poets who employ research and reporting to grapple with such timely issues as immigration, identity, cultural appropriation, racism and the military- and prison-industrial complexes. Their works intersect with the social sciences, drawing on […]
Join other TU students in exploring creativity topics and engaging in exercises that enhance creative competence. This week the JOLT Creative Club will talk about what makes people happy. Are we focused on the right metrics?
In the early 1900s, there were as many as 50 all-black towns in Oklahoma. Over the course of the century, the number and sizes of these towns shrank drastically. Only 13 of the original 50 exist today. Now, the Oklahoma Center for the Humanities is bringing together state and town leaders to discuss possible futures […]