You will find more cattle than people in the Texas Panhandle, more wind than is necessary, and more art than you might think. Amarillo and its surrounding communities share a dedication to the arts in its many varieties: music, dance, visual art and the written word.
It is KACV’s goal to provide a sample of the abundance of educational, accessible and beautiful art in our part of the world.
In graduate school, Donald Mace Williams, ever fascinated by the narrative poem Beowulf, chose it as his dissertation topic. Years later, the award-winning poet and author, still bitten by Beowulf, retells the story with a new time and place and for a much different audience. “Wolfe” takes place at a late 19th century ranch on the rim of Palo Duro Canyon and the characters represent the understated courage and humility of the American cowboy.