September 11 http://kcur.org en Philip Heying, Taking Portraits On Sept. 11 http://kcur.org/post/philip-heying-taking-portraits-sept-11 <p>There are probably certain images that come to mind when you remember the September 11th terrorist attacks: the approaching plane, the two towers of the World Trade Center in flames, clouds of smoke, and people walking en masse across the Brooklyn Bridge.</p><p>Photographer <a href="http://www.philipheying.com/">Philip Heying</a> is now based in Lawrence, Kan., and works as an adjunct instructor in the photography department at Johnson Community College.</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 18:54:58 +0000 Laura Spencer 43470 at http://kcur.org Philip Heying, Taking Portraits On Sept. 11 Military Proceeds With Guantanamo Trial Of Sept. 11 Mastermind http://kcur.org/post/military-proceeds-guantanamo-trial-sept-11-mastermind The U.S. military announced today that it was ready to proceed with the war crimes tribunal of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other Guantanamo prisoners suspected of orchestrating the Sept. 11 attack on the United States.<p>NPR's Dina Temple-Raston reports this is important because it means that Mohammed must be arraigned within 30 days. Wed, 04 Apr 2012 16:33:00 +0000 editor 15419 at http://kcur.org Kemper ARTcast: June Ahrens http://kcur.org/post/kemper-artcast-june-ahrens <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d8dbbc20b65-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d8dbbc20b65-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d8dbbc20b65-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-988988.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, Mo. – Artist June Ahrens sits with Chief Curator Barbara O'Brien to discuss her works relating to September 11, in the exhibition <i>Acquisitions in Context: June Ahrens</i>.</p> Wed, 28 Sep 2011 13:17:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 2314 at http://kcur.org Kemper ARTcast: June Ahrens June Ahrens: Tapping Memories through Material http://kcur.org/post/june-ahrens-tapping-memories-through-material <p>Kansas City, Mo. – Artist June Ahrens draws on a wide range of materials, from rusty razor blades and air conditioner filters to insulation foam and pillows.</p> Wed, 21 Sep 2011 15:55:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 2306 at http://kcur.org June Ahrens: Tapping Memories through Material CNN's "9/11 Ripple" Project: Peregrine Honig http://kcur.org/post/cnns-911-ripple-project-peregrine-honig <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d8bff60994a-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d8bff60994a-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d8bff60994a-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-985469.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, Mo. – CNN.com commissioned artists from around the world "to create or choose work to illustrate the ripple effect of 9/11." Here, Kansas City's Peregrine Honig describes her work called "Twins," and recalls where she was on September 11, 2001.</p> Thu, 08 Sep 2011 18:35:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 2295 at http://kcur.org CNN's "9/11 Ripple" Project: Peregrine Honig Two Plays Explore Themes of 9/11 http://kcur.org/post/two-plays-explore-themes-911 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d8c9079266a-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d8c9079266a-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d8c9079266a-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-985449.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, Mo. – Along with journalists and historians, playwrights can serve an important role in helping people make sense of national tragedies. And the results can weave narratives other sources might miss.</p> Wed, 07 Sep 2011 15:55:00 +0000 Steve Walker 2296 at http://kcur.org Two Plays Explore Themes of 9/11