Who’s Talking

D.G.Martin is smart. He is a retired lawyer, Green Beret, athlete,and democratic politician. He can talk about anything and everything, and does he ever. Above all, D.G. is curious. Curious about his guest and curious to learn from them.

Latest Episodes

June 24, 2017

Brett Friedlander and Bob Reising, authors of Chasing Moonlight: The True Story of Field of Dreams’ Doc Graham, about the new book and the Chapel Hill connections to Doc Graham and his brother Frank Porter Graham. Read and excerpt at www.blairpub.com/alltitles/excerpts/chasingmoonlightchapter3.htm

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June 10, 2017

Guest: Ed Haag

Greensboro’s Ed Haag, a writer and former teacher, now a businessman, is fluent in Mandarin Chinese after living for six years in Taiwan, where he gained an interest in Charlie Soong the father of Madam Chiang Kai-shek. He talks about the North Carolina connections to Charlie Soong and his family and his book, “Charlie Soong: North Carolina’s Link to the Fall of the Last Emperor of China.”

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June 3, 2017

Guest: John T. Edge

John T. Edge, director of the Southern Foodways Alliance, contributing editor at Garden & Gun and a columnist for the Oxford American, author or editor of 12 earlier books, about his latest book “THE POTLIKKER PAPERS: A Food History of the Modern South ”, which begins with the black cooks and maids who fed and supported the Montgomery Bus Boycott in 1955, and tracks the South’s fitful journey from a hive of racism to a newer South.

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