May 18, 2011
Pia Lindström, host of “Pia Lindström Presents” on Seriusxm radio, about giving D.G. tips about how to do radio interviews with authors and other celebrities. www.siriusxm.com/bookradio
May 17, 2011
Sheri Castle, Food Writer, Cooking Teacher, Recipe Tester and Developer, and author of The New Southern Garden Cookbook: Enjoying the Best from Homegrown Gardens, Farmers’ Markets, Roadside Stands, and CSA Farm Boxes, about the new book and the pleasures of fresh, local, seasonal food and the delicious, healthful home cooked meals made possible by the diverse array of fruits and vegetables grown. www.sheri-inc.com
May 13, 2011
William Friday, host for 40 years of UNC-TV’s North Carolina People, about some of the “unsung North Carolina heroes” who appeared on his program. www.unctv.org/ncpeople
May 12, 2011
Diane Daniel, , Durham-based writer about travel, food, the environment, and fascinating folks, author of Farm Fresh North Carolina:The Go-To Guide to Great Farmers’ Markets, Farm Stands, Farms, Apple Orchards, U-Picks, Kids’ Activities, Lodging, Dining, Choose-and-Cut Christmas Trees, Vineyards and Wineries, and More. www.bydianedaniel.com
May 11, 2011
Jack Kasarda, Director and Kenan Distinguished Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship The Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise Kenan-Flagler Business School The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and author of Aerotropolis: The Way We’ll Live Next , about the new book and aerotropolis concept, which positions airports as 21st century drivers of business. www.aerotropolis.com
May 10, 2011
John Shelton Reed, author of an upcoming book on William Faulkner and a group of other writers and artists in New Orleans during the 1920s, about the new book and about their New Orleans experience and its influence on their later work.
May 10, 2011
Bernie Mann, owner and publisher of Our State Magazine, about the past, present and future of North Carolina’s most successful magazine.
May 5, 2011
Regina M. Benjamin, the United States Surgeon General, who will present the commencement address for the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health on Saturday, May 7, at 1 p.m. in Carmichael Arena here at UNC, about the challenges of keeping Americans healthy. www.surgeongeneral.gov/about/biographies/biosg.html
May 4, 2011
Guest Host Alton Ballance and Mike Troy, Poet Laureate of Hillsborough, about his role as the official poet and his extraordinary life.
May 3, 2011
Barry Leffler, managing partner WCHL and now of the new Chapelboro.com about how this revolutionary way to use the web developed in Chapel Hill. www.chapelboro.com