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A Visit with Author Lisa See

Maryville Talks Books features interviews by noted authors.

Lisa See vividly illustrates the true spirit of motherhood and love of country as she discusses her latest novels, “Shanghai Girls” and the sequel, “Dreams of Joy.” She offers viewers an insightful look at how she intertwines the historical complexities of the time with personal relationships.

A Visit with Author Lisa See

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Jackie and Me: Issues and Themes

Dan Gutman's novel Jackie and Me continues to be read and loved by thousands each year. In this program students had the opportunity to participate in a national videoconference book club discussion of issues and themes.

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Inside the Artist's Studio: An Author's Workshop with Ridley Pearson 1pm

Be part of an interactive writer's workshop with Ridley Pearson, award winning author of the Kingdom Keepers series, Peter and the Starcatchers, and many other books for young readers. 1pm This program was partially funded by the Missouri Arts Council.

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September 2012

A special episode of State of the Arts takes you backstage and behind the scenes as hundreds of regional artists prepare for the third annual American Arts-St. Louis Festival. Our cameras follow choreographers, artists, curators, and musicians as they create work sure to delight crowds during 17 days of nonstop art from October 5-21. HEC-TV is proud to be a major media partner of the American Arts Experience-St. Louis Festival.

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Inside the Artist's Studio - Mad About Dancing - Reflections in the Well of Solace

Explore the world of movement with Modern American Dance Company (MADCO)

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