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Archive for Profiles

December 14, 2012

Choral Conductor Gerald Sousa

Peter Jacobi interviews choral conductor Gerald Sousa, the music director of the Bloomington Chamber Singers for more than two decades.

December 7, 2012

Photojournalist Stephen Ferry

YK interviews international photojournalist S Ferry

November 30, 2012

Film Director Werner Herzog

Barbara Klinger, IU professor of film and media studies, interviews German movie director, producer, screenwriter, and opera director Werner Herzog.

November 23, 2012

BPP Artistic Director Chad Rabinovitz

Shana Ritter speaks with Chad Rabinovitz, producing artistic director at the Bloomington Playwrights Project.

November 12, 2012

Theater Director Gavin Cameron-Webb

Murray McGibbon interviews Gavin Cameron-Webb, who for fourteen years was the artistic director of the Studio Arena Theatre in Buffalo, New York.

November 2, 2012

IU Women's Basketball Coach Curt Miller

Owen Johnson interviews Curt Miller is the head coach of the IU women’s basketball team.

October 26, 2012

Singer-songwriter Kenny White

Annie Corrigan interviews singer-songwriter, studio musician, and producer Kenny White.

October 16, 2012

Conductor and Professor Arthur Fagen

Peter Jacobi interviews Arthur Fagen, professor of music in orchestral conducting at the Jacobs School of Music.

October 5, 2012

Musician Booker T. Jones

Glenn Gass interviews multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, record producer, and arranger Booker T. Jones, best known as the frontman for Booker T. & the M.G.s.

September 28, 2012

Conductor David Effron

Patrick O’Meara interviews David Effron, professor of music and chair of orchestral conducting at the IU Jacobs School of Music.

September 17, 2012

Author and Professor Susan Gubar

Patrick O’Meara speaks with Susan Gubar, author and distinguished professor emerita of English and Women’s Studies at Indiana University.

September 7, 2012

Former Iraq National Security Director Douglas A. Ollivant

Owen Johnson talks with retired Army colonel Douglas A. Ollivant.

August 31, 2012

David Newell, Mr. McFeely from Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

Gena Asher interviews David Newell, the actor known to several generations for his role of Mr. McFeely, the delivery man on Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood.

August 24, 2012

Journalist Andrew Lam

Gena Asher speaks with writer Andrew Lam, author of "Perfume Dreams: Reflections on the Vietnamese Diaspora."

August 14, 2012

Author and Journalist David Margolick

Owen Johnson speaks with Vanity Fair contributing editor David Margolick.

August 3, 2012

Composer David Ward-Steinman

Annie Corrigan interviews composer David Ward-Steinman, adjunct professor of music at Indiana University.

July 27, 2012

Retired Army Colonel Jill Morgenthaler

Owen Johnson interviews retired military officer Jill Morgenthaler, who in the early 1970s was in the first class of women to enter ROTC.

July 13, 2012

Pianist and Conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy

Annie Corrigan interviews pianist Vladimir Ashkenazy, renowned for his performances of Romantic and Russian composers.

July 6, 2012

NPR Reporter Tamara Keith

Sara Wittmeyer interviews Tamara Keith, NPR’s congressional reporter on the Washington Desk.

June 29, 2012

Consul General of Canada Roy Norton

Patrick O’Meara interviews Roy Norton, the Consul General of Canada, who represents Canada in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky.

June 8, 2012

Photographer Yuri Dojc and Filmmaker Katya Krausova

Patrick O’Meara interviews Yuri Dojc and Katya Krausova, who created the photography exhibition Last Folio at IU’s Grunwald Gallery of Art.

June 1, 2012

Historian and Author James Capshew

Owen Johnson interviews Professor James Capshew, historian of science and learning at IU Bloomington, and author of a new biography on Herman B Wells.

May 25, 2012

Ambassador Nirupama Rao

Patrick O’Meara interviews Nirupama Rao, Ambassador of India to the United States.

May 18, 2012

Foreign Service Officer Jack Matlock

Owen Johnson interviews Jack Matlock, a specialist in Soviet affairs during some of the most tumultuous years of the Cold War.

May 11, 2012

The Bleeding Heartland Rollergirls

Annie Corrigan interviews members of the Bleeding Heartland Rollergirls, a flat-track roller derby league based in Bloomington.

May 4, 2012

Organist Janette Fishell

Peter Jacobi speaks with Janette Fishell, chair and professor of music for the Organ Department at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.

April 27, 2012

Breast Cancer Research Advocate Connie Rufenbarger

Gena Asher interviews Connie Rufenbarger, two-time breast cancer survivor and advocate for breast cancer research.

April 13, 2012

Poet Nikky Finney

Ross Gay, IU professor in the MFA poetry program, speaks with poet Nikky Finney.

March 30, 2012

Indiana Chief Justice Randall Shepard

John Krull, director of the Pulliam School of Journalism, hosts a discussion of the legacy of Randall Shepard, the nation’s longest-serving state chief justice

March 16, 2012

Vietnam War Novelist Tim O’Brien

IU Telecom Professor Ron Osgood interviews author Tim O'Brien as part of the Indiana University’s 2011 War & Peace Themester

March 9, 2012

Madam C. J. Walker Biographer A’Lelia Bundles

IU Professor Carolyn Calloway-Thomas interviews A’Lelia Bundles, president of the Madam Walker/A’Lelia Walker Family Archives.

March 2, 2012

Slovak Ambassador Peter Burian

Owen Johnson interviews Peter Burian, the Slovak Ambassador to the United States.

February 24, 2012

Iraqi Politician and Diplomat Feisal A. R. Istrabadi

Patrick O’Meara interviews Feisal Istrabadi, director of the Center for the Study of the Middle East at Indiana University.

February 10, 2012

Human Rights Advocate Twesigye J. Kaguri

Shana Ritter interviews Heifer International Hero Twesigye J. Kaguri.

February 3, 2012

IU Provost Karen Hanson

Hanson leaves Indiana University after a career that has included serving as provost and executive vice president, dean, and professor. Patrick O’Meara hosts.

January 27, 2012

Independent Filmmaker John Sayles

Annie Corrigan interviews screenwriter, fiction author, and director John Sayles.

January 13, 2012

Former Nobel Foundation Executive Director Michael Sohlman

Patrick O’Meara interviews Former Nobel Foundation Executive Director Michael Sohlman

January 6, 2012

Director, Librettist, and Professor Vincent Liotta

Peter Jacobi interviews Vincent Liotta, professor of music in Opera Studies at the IU Jacobs School of Music.

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