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Resounds: Arts And Culture On The High Plains
Every Second and Fourth Monday At 6:30 PM

Resounds: Arts and Culture on the High Plains features interviews with individuals and organizations creating art in its myriad forms throughout our listening area. Hosts Anna Paige and Corby Skinner bring listeners access to the creators who live in our communities and who tell our stories through their art.

Latest Episodes
  • Renee Audette’s works will catch your eye. At first, they appear charming and whimsical, but at closer inspection they reveal a duality that displays a much darker side. A retrospective of the past two decades of her work opened in December at Kirks' Grocery in Billings.
  • Artist Ben Pease, a member of the Crow and Northern Cheyenne tribes, grew up in Lodge Grass and attended high school in Hardin where he began painting and sold his first painting at age 17.
  • Montana artist Tracy Linder's sense of how life and death unfold plays out through her art. Representations of the natural world, including larger-than-life wheat strands crafted from leather, stitched seed pods lined with rabbit fur, and illuminated resin wings, are all part of a retrospective of her work, titled "Open Range," which is on display at Yellowstone Art Museum in Billings through January 2021.
  • After thirty-three years, the Alberta Bair Theater has undergone a much needed $13.6 million renovation! ABT Executive Director Jan Dietrich discusses the renovation process and highlights some of the improvements and enhancements in this on-site conversation and tour with Resounds co-host Corby Skinner.
  • Released in the fall of 2019, Voices of Yellowstone’s Capstone: A Narrative Atlas of the Absaroka-Beartooth is a 338-page, coffee-table-sized book that explores the cultural and natural resources of this treasured wilderness area north of Yellowstone National Park.
  • In 2019, the Yellowstone County Museum celebrated their 65-year anniversary. The museum is housed in a small wooden cabin atop the Rimrocks across from the Logan International Airport in Billings. Executive Director Terry Steiner and Joe McGeshick from the Native American Achievement Center at MSUB joined Resounds hosts Corby Skinner and Anna Paige in the studio to discuss the history of the museum and the vast collection of western artifacts.
  • Gerry Robinson, an enrolled member of the Northern Cheyenne Tribe of Montana was recently informed that he will be awarded the Western Heritage Award for Outstanding American Western Novel in recognition of his recently published book The Cheyenne Story: An Interpretation of Courage.
  • In this episode, Resounds host Corby Skinner talks with Chris Warren about his book Ernest Hemingway in the Yellowstone High Country.
  • “Truth has become the casualty of our addiction to agendas and opinions and rapid-fire tweets.” - Stephen JimenezOver the past two decades, Stephen…
  • Associate professor of English at Rocky Mountain College Precious McKenzie recently received a prestigious Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Award. In…