University Place Presents

    University Place lecture series.

    Video thumbnail: University Place Building Taliesin

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    Building Taliesin

    Ron McCrea discusses the history of Frank Lloyd Wright’s residence, Taliesin.

    Building Taliesin

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    The Philosopher, the Priest and the Painter

    Steven Nadler and Norman Gilliland discuss 17th Century French philosopher Rene Descartes.

    The Philosopher, the Priest and the Painter

    Video thumbnail: University Place The Rise and Fall of Teotihuacan

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    The Rise and Fall of Teotihuacan

    Join Sarah Clayton and Norman Gilliland for a discussion of the ruins of Teotihuacan.

    The Rise and Fall of Teotihuacan

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    Seeing in Depth

    Christopher Tyler discusses the science of depth perception and Leonardo da Vinci's work.

    Seeing in Depth

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    Photographic Methods Before Photography

    Learn about image making before photography with Dan Fuller and Norman Gilliland.

    Photographic Methods Before Photography

    Video thumbnail: University Place Two Steinways Concert: Ballet "Petrouchka"

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    Two Steinways Concert: Ballet "Petrouchka"

    The Varshavski-Shapiro Piano Duo perform Igor Stravinsky’s Ballet "Petrouchka."

    Two Steinways Concert: Ballet "Petrouchka"

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    Two Steinways Concert: Suite #2

    The Varshavski-Shapiro Piano Duo perform Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Suite #2.

    Two Steinways Concert: Suite #2

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    Living in Antarctica

    Join Reina Maruyama and Mark Krasberg for a discussion of their research in Antarctica.

    Living in Antarctica

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    A Conversation with George Takei

    Actor George Takei talks about his life and career.

    A Conversation with George Takei

    Video thumbnail: University Place Old Time Radio Drama: The Time Machine

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    Old Time Radio Drama: The Time Machine

    Travel through time with this broadcast of H.G. Wells' play, "The Time Machine."

    Old Time Radio Drama: The Time Machine

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    Wisconsin and Prohibition: A Clash of Cultures

    Booth Fowler discusses the history of the 18th Amendment and its effect on Wisconsin.

    Wisconsin and Prohibition: A Clash of Cultures

    Video thumbnail: University Place Disputing Astrology: 2500 Years and Counting

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    Disputing Astrology: 2500 Years and Counting

    Follow the history of astrology with Peter Sobol.

    Disputing Astrology: 2500 Years and Counting

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    Pro Arte Quartet Celebrates 100 Years

    Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Pro Arte Quartet.

    Pro Arte Quartet Celebrates 100 Years

    Video thumbnail: University Place A Conversation with Errol Morris

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    A Conversation with Errol Morris

    Director Errol Morris is interviewed by Norman Gilliland.

    A Conversation with Errol Morris

    Video thumbnail: University Place The Aldo Leopold Legacy Center

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    The Aldo Leopold Legacy Center

    Learn about the energy efficient Aldo Leopold Legacy Center in Baraboo.

    The Aldo Leopold Legacy Center

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    Ten Chimneys

    Look at the lives of stage acting duo of Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne with Sean Malone.

    Ten Chimneys

    Video thumbnail: University Place The Poisoner's Handbook

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    The Poisoner's Handbook

    Learn about the birth of forensics and its connection to poisonings with Deborah Blum.

    The Poisoner's Handbook

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    Madison 1856-1931

    Look back in time to the foundations of Madison to present with Stuart Levitan.

    Madison 1856-1931

    Video thumbnail: University Place Erich Mercker: Painter of Industry

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    Erich Mercker: Painter of Industry

    Patrick Jung introduces the works of Erich Mercker, a 20th century German painter.

    Erich Mercker: Painter of Industry

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    The Battle of Wisconsin Heights

    Patrick Jung explores the military leadership of Black Hawk.

    The Battle of Wisconsin Heights

    Video thumbnail: University Place Zircons Are Forever

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    Zircons Are Forever

    John Valley discusses his discovery of a zircon mineral that's 4.4 billion years old.

    Zircons Are Forever

    Video thumbnail: University Place William James and the Search for Life After Death

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    William James and the Search for Life After Death

    Deborah Blum explores the history of William James and his search for life after death.

    William James and the Search for Life After Death

    Video thumbnail: University Place The James Bond Phenomenon

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    The James Bond Phenomenon

    Raymond Benson discusses his work as an author of the James Bond novels.

    The James Bond Phenomenon

    Video thumbnail: University Place The Fortepiano: From Enlightenment to Romanticism

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    The Fortepiano: From Enlightenment to Romanticism

    Trevor Stephenson explores the history of the fortepiano to host Norman Gilliland.

    The Fortepiano: From Enlightenment to Romanticism