WSIU InFocus Turns The Spotlight On Our Unique Region
Thursdays @ 9:30pm & Fridays @ 5pm I WATCH ON DEMAND
WSIU InFocus turns the spotlight on the unique people, places, events, and issues important to southern Illinois. Co-hosted by George Norwood and Roz Rice, the half-hour program explores the interesting stories and people of southern Illinois and the surrounding region. The series examines a variety of topics which include: arts and education, family and community, regional history, cultural identity, and news and public affairs.
Thursday, Dec 18 @ 9:30pm
Friday, Dec. 19 @ 5pm
POLLY-WINKLER MITCHELL & MARION MITCHELL
You'll meet a Carbondale couple who are keeping old world crafts alive by creating works of art. Polly has become a self-taught expert in the traditional German art of papercutting called Scherenschnitte while her husband Marion has carved out his own niche by teaching himself how to make bentwood boxes.