Middle and high school students in Ybor City learn urban planning and design in a week-long camp aimed at reversing age-old injustices in the design of black communities.
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Inner city housing projects are sometimes blamed for perpetuating the cycle of poverty and crime. One African-American architect is using hip-hop music to teach children of color how to plan, design and build their own future homes and cities.
Whether you’re interested in politics, music, crime, technology or just about anything, there is likely a podcast for you. But while millions of people enjoy listening to podcasts every day, others still don’t understand this relatively new form of media. This week on Florida Matters: Podcasting 101.
Program: Evening Masterwork
Felix Mendelssohn composed his Octet in E-flat when he was only 16 years old, a work that is at times symphonic, and other times intimate. One way of looking at the instrumentation of the work is that it is simply two string quartets put together: four violins, two violas, and two cellos. It’s remained a favorite chamber work of string players, and even the composer described it as his own...more...
Forensic experts will return next month to the grounds of a notorious state reform school – where 51 sets of remains were unearthed in 2013 – to find out what lies in 27 additional sites. University of South Florida anthropologists, led by Erin Kimmerle , will return to the former Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys in Marianna starting in mid-July.
All Night Jazz
Program: All Night Jazz
Tonight on All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” be sure to get your order in before Dominic Walker makes a run to the coffee shop on the Jazz Trip @ Ten. Plus more music from our focus artist of the week, bassist Reggie Workman. Then later, on our Midnight Standard, we’ll hear another version of Hoagy Carmichael’s classic, Stardust. The adventure begins tonight at nine on WUSF 89.7. more...
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