Politics
5:00 am
Thu April 9, 2015

NRA Meets In Nashville As State Leaders Grapple Over Guns

On Friday, April 10, thousands of gun enthusiasts and second amendment advocates will descend on Nashville for the National Rifle Association's 2015 convention. They'll be joined by several Republican heavyweights, including Jeb Bush, Ted Cruz, Sarah Palin and Scott Walker.

One prominent figure won't be there: Governor Bill Haslam. He wasn't invited.

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Media
11:17 am
Wed April 8, 2015

Joe Palca: Science And Journalism

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   NPR's Joe Palca, host of Joe's Big Idea,  was in Knoxville recently. He spoke with WUOT's Chrissy Keuper about science and journalism... 

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Mallory Falk is the Education Reporter for WWNO. She fell in love with audio storytelling as a Middlebury Fellow in Narrative Journalism and studied radio production at the Transom Story Workshop. She currently produces the New Orleans Moth StorySLAM.

109th Tennessee General Assembly
5:53 am
Mon April 6, 2015

News From The Hill: Tom Humphrey 10

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WUOT's Chrissy Keuper and Tom Humphrey discuss the latest events in the Tennessee legislature... This week:  "Guns in Parks"; school vouchers; and Tennessee's state book.

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Alex Smith began working in radio as an intern at the National Association of Farm Broadcasters. A few years and a couple of radio jobs later, he became the assistant producer of KCUR's magazine show, KC Currents. In January 2014 he became KCUR's health reporter.

 

Arts
2:56 pm
Thu April 2, 2015

Larry Mullins Returns, Part Two

Larry Mullins
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In part two, Larry finally lands the gig of a lifetime. 

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Carnegie Hall Live! on WUOT

Featuring some of the world’s best performers and ensembles in a wide range of styles, from early music to solo recitals to orchestral performances.This season, each program will be co-hosted by luminaries from the arts world. Joining series host Jeff Spurgeon will be Soprano Deborah Voigt with the Berliner Philharmoniker, Emmy Award-winning actor David Hyde Pierce co-hosting the Trifonov piano recital, New York Philharmonic Music Director Alan Gilbert with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra, and more.  Produced by WQXR and Carnegie Hall.

Environment
9:20 am
Wed April 1, 2015

Dialogue: Energy Consumption And Sustainability In Knoxville

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Today on Dialogue, WUOT's Chrissy Keuper speaks with Erin Gill, Director of the City of Knoxville's Office of Sustainability, and Louise Gorenflo of Knoxville Scores, about the city's involvement in the Georgetown University Energy Prize... 

TVA Energy Audit

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109th Tennessee General Assembly
5:12 am
Mon March 30, 2015

News From The Hill: Tom Humphrey 09

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On this week's News From the Hill, WUOT's Chrissy Keuper and Tom Humphrey discuss the latest events in the Tennessee legislature...

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