Simeone Foundation Museum http://wrti.org en PMA Modern Art--Music & Reading Terminal Market--Simeone Found. Museum--Free Library of Phila. http://wrti.org/post/pma-modern-art-music-reading-terminal-market-simeone-found-museum-free-library-phila <p>Jim Cotter takes a walk through <i>Adventures in Modern Art</i>: The Charles K. Williams II Collection, at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, and speaks with its organizer Innis Shoemaker.</p> <p>David Patrick Stearns profiles the very talented pianists who perform daily at Philadelphia's Reading Terminal Market.</p> <p>Jason Peifer takes us to the Simeone Foundation Museum, home to a world-class collection of historic sports and race cars.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at the history and evolution of the Free Library of Philadelphia.</p> Thu, 27 Aug 2009 16:04:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, David Patrick Stearns & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 2196 at http://wrti.org PMA Modern Art--Music & Reading Terminal Market--Simeone Found. Museum--Free Library of Phila. Frank McCourt--Simeone Foundation Museum--Village of Arts & Humanities--Germantown's History Hunters http://wrti.org/post/frank-mccourt-simeone-foundation-museum-village-arts-humanities-germantowns-history-hunters <p>We listen back to Jim Cotter's 2008 interview with Frank McCourt. The acclaimed author died on Sunday, July 19th, 2009 at age 78.</p> <p>Jason Peifer takes us to the Simeone Foundation Museum, home to a world-class collection of historic sports and race cars.</p> <p>Susan Lewis visits North Philadelphia's Village of Arts and Humanities, which evolved from the creation of art parks on abandoned lots into a community-based arts program.</p> <p>Tom Keels explores the cooperation between historic sites in the Germantown section of Philadelphia and the local school districts that have made thousands of students into "History Hunters."</p> Wed, 22 Jul 2009 19:17:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer & Tom Keels 2177 at http://wrti.org Frank McCourt--Simeone Foundation Museum--Village of Arts & Humanities--Germantown's History Hunters