In Poets of the Bible: From Solomon’s Song of Songs to John’s Revelation, Willis Barnstone, a poet himself as well as a scholar, hopes to awaken new readers to the literary dimension of scriptures through his own verse translations from the... Read more


Playwright/actor/producer Alan Atwood presents his show The Glorious Story this month. The idea for the play was to draw nearly 20 Biblical characters into a contemporary setting that brings the events of the stories written hundreds of years .. Read more


The Old and New Testaments receive comic treatment from Phantom Cicada Theater and SummerStage in a production of The Bible: The Complete Word of God (Abridged) at the space at Next Act Theatre. Bo Johnson directs Nate Press, Emmitt Morgans... Read more


For 35 years, the Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s technically dazzling production of Charles Dickens’ classic tale A Christmas Carol has been one of Milwaukee’s most cherished Christmas traditions. This year’s production, whic Read more

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Willis Barnstone, an Indiana Universitycomparative literature professor, comes to the Bib The RestoredNew Testament: A New Translation with Commentary, Including the Gnostic Gospe ,Books Read more


News that Rebirth, Lil Wayne’s rap-rock album, will actually see the light of day has the blogosphere uniformly horrified, and with good reason. Its first single, “Prom Queen,” plays like an 11-year-old 311 song, complete to the outdated, tuneles.. Read more

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I’m Art Kumbalek and man oh manischewitzwhat a world, ain’a? So I got a call the other night from my buddyLittle Jimmy Iodine to remind me that we got a 40-year highschool classreunionlater this summer that we got to find a way to shirk. To be 17... Read more

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On Thursday Historic Milwaukee held the second in a series of four discussion panels about urban development in Milwaukee - this time concerning Milwaukee’s historic districts. Though it began as a somewhat dry presentation on how a district quali.. Read more


Civilization firststirred in the Fertile Crescent. It was also the birthplace of three of The Biblical World: An Illustrated Atlas ,Books Read more


After screenings at the Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival and then the Milwaukee Internat Located at 2014 N. Farwell Ave. Phone:271-7465. Web site: Brun ,This Week in Milwaukee Read more

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Street, Turris Help Badgers Down Robert Morris, 7-2October 21, 2007 | 01:53 PMMadison, Wis. (from Badgers scored two goals each, as the University of Wisconsin men's hockey team toppled Robert Morris, 7-2, in their home-open.. Read more

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