April 3, 2009
Elizabeth Spencer, Long time resident of Chapel Hill and World famous author, and Kevin McCarthy, Filmmaker, screen play writer, director, and teacher of film making, about a new film project underway, titled, “Elizabeth Spencer: Landscapes of the Heart” www.elizabethspencerwriter.com
April 1, 2009
Retired UNC-Chapel Hill professor Thomas Warburton returns to discuss Handel’s Messiah and its “Easter Message.” Dr. Warburton’s earlier program on the Messiah was broadcast on December 14, 2005, and is available on this website.
March 31, 2009
Timothy Douglas, director of’ “Pride and Prejudice” and Noel Joseph Allain (who plays Mr. Darcy), about the Playmakers’ current production. www.playmakersrep.org
March 27, 2009
Will Blythe, author of “To Hate Like This Is to Be Happy Forever: A Thoroughly Obsessive, Intermittently Uplifting, and Occasionally Unbiased Account of the Duke-North Carolina Basketball Rivalry,” about that book and how, if at all, his feelings about UNC and Duke basketball and their rivalry have changed.
First chapter of book at: http://www.nytimes.com/2006/04/02/books/chapters/0402-1st-blythe.html?_r=1&pagewanted=print
March 25, 2009
March 24, 2009
Bart Ehrman, author of JESUS, INTERRUPTED: Revealing the Hidden Contradictions in the Bible (And Why We Don’t Know About Them), about the new book and his own personal religious journeys. www.bartdehrman.com/index.htm
Watch Dr. Ehrman discuss the book: www.youtube.com/watch?v=qADxEspNE-Q
March 20, 2009
Joe and Terry Graedon, authors of Favorite Home Remedies from The People’s Pharmacy, about the new book and the inside story of their lives as popular radio show hosts.
March 18, 2009
Chapel Hill Science Writer and science book reviewer, Phil Manning about the new book, “The Alchemy of Air: A Jewish Genius, a Doomed Tycoon, and the Scientific Discovery That Fed the World but Fueled the Rise of Hitler” by Thomas Hager.
March 17, 2009
James Woolsey, Director of the Central Intelligence Agency in 1993-95, about the intersection of national security and energy conservation policy.
March 10, 2009
Luther Hodges, Jr., Adjunct Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Kenan-Flagler Business School, about his recent travel to Iraq to teach a business ethics and law course. Read his day-by-day account of this experience at: