December 1, 2010
Tom Quaintance, Dee Dee Batteast, Derrick Ledbetter, Jimmy Kieffer, Scott Ripley, the director and cast members of the upcoming Playmakers production of SHIPWRECKED! through December 19, showtimes 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 2 p.m. on Dec. 11 and 2 p.m. Sundays. www.playmakersrep.org.
November 17, 2010
Pope “Mac” McCorkle , a UNC Global Research Institute Fellow in 2010-2011 and formerly one of the nation’s most respected political consultants, about putting the recent elections in perspective.. http://uncgri.wordpress.com/2010-2011-fellows/
November 11, 2010
Pete Brennan, a hero of the undefeated (32-0) Tar Heel basketball team of ‘57 and now our neighbor in Chapel Hill, about the championship season, playing for Frank McGuire, memories of growing up, and life after basketball.
November 10, 2010
Ferrel Guillory, Director, Program on Public Life, UNC-Chapel Hill, publisher of Data-Net, about polling, the upcoming elections and the lineups for 2012. http://southnow.org
November 4, 2010
Ronnie Mann, Jane Hauser, Paul Green, and Rollie Tillman, all residents of the Cedars in Chapel Hill, about their extraordinary lives, accomplishments and stories.
October 29, 2010
George Kogolla, Executive Director in Kenya of Carolina for Kibera and Leann Bankoski, Executive Director in Chapel Hill, about the history and plans for the future of Carolina for Kibera as it marks its 10th anniversary. http://cfk.unc.edu
October 28, 2010
Stephen Farmer, Associate Provost and Director of Undergraduate Admissions at UNC-Chapel Hill, about the 3940 recent arriving students on campus, who they are and how were they selected. www.admissions.unc.edu
October 27, 2010
Howard Covington, author of The Good Government Man: Albert Coates and the Early Years of the Institute of Government, about the new book and the legacy and determined character of this Chapel Hill icon. www.uncpress.unc.edu/browse/book_detail?title_id=1815
October 21, 2010
North Carolina superstar political consultants, Democrat Gary Pearce and Republican Carter Wrenn talk about the upcoming election and the consequences of the anticipated Republican victories. Follow their thinking at http://www2.talkingaboutpolitics.com
October 20, 2010
Georgann Eubanks, author, and Donna Campbell, photographer, of Literary Trails of the North Carolina Piedmont, about the new book and all the literary connections up and down every highway and by-way in North Carolina. For information on the trails: www.ncliterarytrails.org
More about the book: http://uncpress.unc.edu/browse/page/682