Why: Philosophical Discussions about Everyday Life

Live on Sunday, October 11, at 5 pm CT−call with your comments and questions. Why host Jack Russell Weinstein will discuss “Text as image, image as text: How one artist uses language to combine art and literature” with his guest Alexandra Grant.


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Tickets are $35. To get yours, e-mail Siobhan or call her at 800-359-6900, ext. 585, by October 9.



Is this the new “Downton Abbey”?

Set in a subtropical paradise, Indian Summers on Masterpiece explores the collision of the English ruling class with the local people agitating for independence. Tune in for the nine-part series on Sundays at 9 pm CT beginning September 27.

the brain

Wednesdays at 9 pm CT beginning October 14

Neuroscientist David Eagleman explores the human brain in this series that reveals why we feel and think the things we do. The Brain with David Eagleman airs as part of our “Think Wednesday” lineup of science and nature programming.

tulipsJoin us for a marvelous “Tulip Time on the Romantic Rhine” river cruise April 6-16, 2016. You and your host, Prairie Public CEO John Harris, will tour Switzerland, Cologne, Rudesheim, Mannheim, Strasbourg, the Keukenhof Gardens at the height of tulip season and more! Contact our travel partner, Satrom Travel & Tour online or at 800-833-8787.

Explore energy policy, production, use and innovation with Inside Energy—a new journalism collaboration from public media in North Dakota, Colorado, and Wyoming. Listen for the regular radio reports, peruse the web site, and find Inside Energy on Facebook and Twitter.

The Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood Sweater Drive is back! November 2 through December 12, drop off new and gently used sweaters at any Gate City Bank in the U.S. or any Cambrian Credit Union in Winnipeg. Your donations will be distributed to people in your community who need a little extra warmth.

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