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From early on in her career as an artist, Helen Lee has used the medium of glass to explore language and identity. If you walk past the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art at night, you might see three Mandarin Chinese characters blazing out at you in pink neon. That is one of Lee’s newest works, […]
On campus, the last month of the decade begins with a major step for black studies, while Crazylegs cans Coatta. One great professor is honored, another is mourned. And there’s open warfare between the city and its schools
Big Picture Science is a podcast and online audio content for radio produced by the SETI Institute. The hosts of Big Picture Science are Seth Shostak and Molly Bentley. So, on this Thanksgiving, the Perpetual Notion Machine presents two clips from an episode dealing with time, time travel, and teleportation. In the first clip, guest […]
Madison, before and after the assassination of President Kennedy.
Tonight, PNM’s Lincoln Tice explores a somewhat new philosophy in physics education with his guest Tor Odden. Tor is a Ph.D candidate in physics at UW-Madison, but he’s also designing a new science curriculum in physics through the Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the School of Education. Every student comes with their own experiences […]
The Consent, Amplified panel discussion Tone Madison hosted on November 15 at Arts + Literature Lab was hardly the first conversation people have had about making Madison’s music community a better place for women and other marginalized people. However, moderator Emily Mills invited four guests—Martha White of the Cardinal Bar, independent promoters Lili Luxe and Sarah […]