May 26, 2009
Ray McAllister, a columnist for the Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch author of Hatteras Island: Keeper of the Outer Banks, about the new book and other Coastal North Carolina venues. www.raymcallisterbooks.com www.blairpub.com
May 21, 2009
Duke Professor Dan Ariely, author of Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions, about the newly revised and expanded edition of his book and how decision making processes helped bring about the financial crisis that rocked the world.
May 20, 2009
Stephen Fletcher, Photographic Archivist at the North Carolina Collection at UNC-Chapel Hill, about The Immigrant Colonies Exhibit at North Carolina Collection Gallery, ‘Cultivating the Great Winter Garden’ on display Through May 31 and subsequently on the web: http://www.lib.unc.edu/ncc/gallery.html
May 19, 2009
John Hart, author of The Last Child, about the new book and the challenges of living the life of a best selling author. Read the first pages of the book at: http://www.johnhartfiction.com/excerpt_thelastchild.html
May 14, 2009
Hillsborough’s Michael Malone, author of The Four Corners of the Sky, about the new book and his writing career.
May 13, 2009
Marianne Gingher, a senior member of the writing faculty at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and author of Adventures in Pen Land, about the new book and about her life of writing. english.unc.edu/faculty/gingherm.html
May 5, 2009
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
April 29, 2009
William Leuchtenburg, Chapel Hill’s internationally known historian of the modern presidency and author of “In the Shadow of FDR: From Harry Truman to George W. Bush,” about the upcoming revised edition of the book, which will contain a new chapter based on the influence of Roosevelt’s administration upon the early days of Obama’s administration.
April 28, 2009
Doug Eyre, author of Profiles of Chapel Hill Since 1900: People, Places, Events, about the new book, which was published by the Chapel Hill Historical Society www.ibiblio.org/chhistsoc
April 24, 2009
Ronald Goldfarb, author of In Confidence: When to Protect Secrecy and When to Require Disclosure, about the new book. www.ronaldgoldfarb.com