Nikole Robinson Carroll http://kosu.org en Book Shines Light on Latino American Impact on Wrestling http://kosu.org/post/book-shines-light-latino-american-impact-wrestling <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A new publication sponsored by <a href="http://nwhof.org/" target="_blank">the National Wrestling Hall of Fame</a> in Stillwater addresses an overlooked facet of the history of wrestling.</span></p><p>KOSU's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Nikole<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Robinson Carroll reports.</span></p><p></p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:22:35 +0000 Nikole Robinson Carroll 4877 at http://kosu.org Book Shines Light on Latino American Impact on Wrestling Rockmentary 'The Front Man' Chronicles Rock Singer's Pursuit of Fame http://kosu.org/post/rockmentary-front-man-chronicles-rock-singers-pursuit-fame <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Documentarian and five-time Emmy winner Paul Devlin is in Oklahoma tonight to screen his new film, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.devlinpix.com/thefrontman">The Front Man</a>.</em></p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:46:43 +0000 Nikole Robinson Carroll 4866 at http://kosu.org Rockmentary 'The Front Man' Chronicles Rock Singer's Pursuit of Fame Norman-Based Documentary Seeks to Shatter the Stigma Around HIV/AIDS http://kosu.org/post/norman-based-documentary-seeks-shatter-stigma-around-hivaids <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Though his voice is now silent, a gay Oklahoma teen's words live on in a documentary that premiered at the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History last night. <a href="http://brokenheartland.com/"><em>&nbsp;Broken Heart Land</em></a> focuses on 19-year-old Zachary Harrington of Norman. &nbsp;He committed suicide in 2010, after keeping his HIV-positive diagnosis a secret for over a year. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:09:00 +0000 Nikole Robinson Carroll 3868 at http://kosu.org Norman-Based Documentary Seeks to Shatter the Stigma Around HIV/AIDS Oklahoma Icons Support Local Filmmakers Through Education and Encouragement http://kosu.org/post/oklahoma-icons-support-local-filmmakers-through-education-and-encouragement <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span>deadCENTER<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Film Festival held its kickoff reception on the rooftop of the Oklahoma City Museum of Art last night.</span></p><p>KOSU’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Nikole<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Robinson Carroll reports two honored guests, both Oklahoma natives, were in attendance.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:13:04 +0000 Nikole Robinson Carroll 3659 at http://kosu.org Oklahoma Icons Support Local Filmmakers Through Education and Encouragement JenX: Introducing Self-Identified "Air Force Wife" Jennifer Martin http://kosu.org/post/jenx-introducing-self-identified-air-force-wife-jennifer-martin <p></p><p>This week on JenX, we introduce a new Jen - Jennifer Martin. &nbsp;For her first contribution to the series, she reflects on the ways her life is about to change as her husband retires from the military.</p><p></p> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 12:42:43 +0000 Nikole Robinson Carroll & Jennifer Martin 3212 at http://kosu.org JenX: Introducing Self-Identified "Air Force Wife" Jennifer Martin OKC Artist Tells a Strange and Wonderful Story with Debut Graphic Novella http://kosu.org/post/okc-artist-tells-strange-and-wonderful-story-debut-graphic-novella <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">An Oklahoma City publisher has released the debut graphic novella from a local artist and designer.&nbsp;</span><br /><br />KOSU’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Nikole<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Robinson Carroll reports&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The Story of Ivan A. Alexander</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;is the first of a trio of graphic novellas set to release through Literati Press Comics &amp; Novels by </span>Dorshak<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Bloch.&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:14:20 +0000 Nikole Robinson Carroll 3149 at http://kosu.org OKC Artist Tells a Strange and Wonderful Story with Debut Graphic Novella JenX: From STEM to STEAM http://kosu.org/post/jenx-stem-steam <div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;"></div><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">The academic year is over for schools across Oklahoma this month. This week on JenX, Jennifer James reflects on our state's curriculum versus a mother's wishes for her children's education.</div><div style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">&nbsp;</div><p></p> Tue, 27 May 2014 13:38:37 +0000 Nikole Robinson Carroll & Jennifer James 2862 at http://kosu.org JenX: From STEM to STEAM The Flaming Lips: Covering the Beatles for Beagles (and other rescue pets) [VIDEO] http://kosu.org/post/flaming-lips-covering-beatles-beagles-and-other-rescue-pets-video <p>Oklahoma City band The Flaming Lips gives back to the community while taking fans on a nostalgia trip with its upcoming new album. &nbsp;Titled, "With A Little Help From My Fwends," the Flaming Lips' latest studio release is a tribute to the Beatles in the form of a track-for-track cover of the "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" record. &nbsp;While the album doesn't drop until October 28th, pre-orders are available now and include an instant download of the track "Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds" featuring Miley Cyrus and Moby. Fri, 23 May 2014 12:14:12 +0000 Nikole Robinson Carroll 2597 at http://kosu.org Author of "Longmire" Book Series Set to Visit OKC http://kosu.org/post/author-longmire-book-series-set-visit-okc <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5; ">A <em>New York Times</em> best-selling author and originator of the A&amp;E network’s highest-rated series makes a stop in Oklahoma City next week.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">KOSU’s Nikole Robinson Carroll has details.</span></p><p></p> Thu, 15 May 2014 14:03:59 +0000 Nikole Robinson Carroll 2340 at http://kosu.org Author of "Longmire" Book Series Set to Visit OKC OKC Craft Beer Week Events Celebrate Local Brewers http://kosu.org/post/okc-craft-beer-week-events-celebrate-local-brewers <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Local brewers and restaurants have a host of events planned nightly this week for Oklahoma City Craft Beer Week.&nbsp; </span>KOSU’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Nikole<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Robinson Carroll has details.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">You can find out more about Oklahoma City Craft Beer Week <a href="https://twitter.com/OKCcbw">on Twitter @OKCCBW</a>&nbsp;and <a href="http://newsok.com/photo/pid/2551420">view the full schedule here.</a></span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 12 May 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Nikole Robinson Carroll 2081 at http://kosu.org OKC Craft Beer Week Events Celebrate Local Brewers