© 2024 KGOU
Colorful collared lizard a.k.a mountain boomer basking on a sandstone boulder
News and Music for Oklahoma
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

KGOU Readers Club: Here Today (Encore)

OU Press

Airdate: Sunday, June 2, 2024 at 12 p.m.

The KGOU Readers Club’s latest selection is the new book Here Today: Oklahoma’s Ghost Towns, Vanishing Towns, and Towns Persisting against the Odds, from OU Press and author Jeffrey Schmidt.

Here Today is a guide that documents several of Oklahoma’s ghost towns, abandoned places, and small towns struggling to hang on that are vital pieces of Oklahoma history.

KGOU managing editor Logan Layden talks with the author in studio.

Heard on KGOU
Support public radio: accessible, informative, enlightening. Give now.