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“Let’s Talk About it” concludes Mar. 19 with ‘Forty Signs of Rain’

Let’s Talk About it, Oklahoma’s 2019 series “Wade in the Water,” concludes March 19th with Kim Stanley Robinson’s Forty Signs of Rain (2004) 6:30 PM in Room 151 of Walker Center Petree […]

“Let’s Talk About it, Oklahoma” continues Mar. 5 with ‘The Activist’

Let’s Talk About it, Oklahoma’s 2019 series “Wade in the Water,” continues March 5th with Alec Connon’s The Activist (2016) 6:30 PM in Room 151 of Walker Center Petree College of Arts […]

[rescheduled] “Let’s Talk About It” continues Feb. 26 with ‘The Water Knife’

Let’s Talk About it, Oklahoma’s 2019 series “Wade in the Water,” continues February 19th with Paolo Bacigalupi’s The Water Knife (2015) 6:30 PM in Room 151 of Walker Center Petree College of […]

Feb. 5: “Let’s Talk About It” book club continues with ‘Green Grass, Running Water’

Let’s Talk About it, Oklahoma’s 2019 series “Wade in the Water,” continues February 5th with Thomas King’s Green Grass, Running Water (1993) 6:30 PM in Room 151 of Walker Center Petree College of […]

March 20: An Evening with Novelist Brandon Hobson

Join us Wednesday, March 20th to celebrate Oklahoma City University alumnus and 2018 National Book Award finalist Brandon Hobson for a reading, author talk, and book signing. His critically acclaimed novel Where the Dead […]

“Let’s Talk About it, Oklahoma” begins Jan. 22 with ‘A Long Walk to Water’

Let’s Talk About it, Oklahoma’s 2019 series “Wade in the Water,” begins Tuesday January 22nd with Linda Sue Park’s A Long Walk to Water (2010) 6:30 PM in Room 151 of Walker […]

OKCU Film Institute and the Bass School of Music present a free public event, “The Oklahoma Sound and Religion Project”

Wednesday, Nov. 28 6:30 PM Panel Discussion 7:30 Screening of ‘This May Be the Last Time’ (2013), dir. by Sterlin Harjo (Seminole/Creek) LOCATION: Large Rehearsal Hall, Bass School of Music […]

April 3: Conversations with Poet Alberto Ríos

Join us Wednesday, April 3 Kerr-McGee Auditorium, Meinders School of Business NW 26th & N. McKinley Oklahoma City University 10-11 AM, informal poetry reading and discussion of writing process,  followed […]

Sept. 25 Piper Kerman Speaks at OKCU

Tuesday, Sept. 25 7 p.m. The Freede Center at Oklahoma City University Located on NW 27th St. between Florida and Kentucky Streets Bestselling author Piper Kerman, whose memoir Orange is the […]

Tracy K. Smith, U.S. Poet Laureate, June 14th

A Special Evening with Tracy K. Smith, Poet Laureate of the United States with Oklahoma Poet Laureate Jeanetta Calhoun Mish Come celebrate with us as we commemorate 20 Years of The Thatcher […]