courtesy / Evin Demirel

In March, 1969 Muhammad Ali came to the University of Arkansas.  Evin Demirel devotes a chapter to the Arkansas visit in his forthcoming book, African-American Athletes in Arkansas: Muhammad Ali's Tour, Black Razorbacks & Other Forgotten Stories.

A new book, Vanishing Bees, explores why groups with similar interests in helping bees can't always get along.

Studying Prison Power

Jan 24, 2017

Dr. Lisa Corrigan is an Associate Professor of Communication and Director of the Gender Studies Program at the University of Arkansas. She's also the author of the new book Prison Power: How Prison Influenced the Movement for Black Liberation. She recently came to the Carver Center for Public Radio to talk about her book.

Kate Hart's novel "After the Fall" is centered around an incident of sexual abuse and the events that follow.

Camp Nine, Revisited

Jan 5, 2017

Our Thursday archive selection this week is a conversation with Vivienne Schiffer, author of the novel Camp Nine. The book is about a girl, a small town, and people relocated to a Japanese internment camp in Arkansas. It first aired on our show in May 2012.