April 2, 2008
Lefty Driesell, former coach at Davidson and Maryland, and John Kilgo, co-host of Coach Dean Smith’s TV show for fourteen years and Coach Smith’s co-author of “A Coach’s Life,” talking about Davidson’s basketball season and Carolina in the NCAA finals with D.G. Martin and WCHL’s Jeff Hamlin.
March 31, 2008
Vicky Jarrett, editor of Our State Magazine http://www.ourstate.com, joins Ron Stutts and D.G. Martin and the magazine’s writers Charles Brown about the UCLA –Upper Chatham Lower Alamance– Country Club and Charles Blackburn about Terra Ceia Farms in Pantego and about the North Carolina floating theater that was the model for the Broadway musical “Show Boat.” Barbara Styles and Bernice Wade make a special visit to talk about their “world famous” garden in Chapel Hill. Contact for the Community Store (aka – UCLA Country Club): Marj Marie, 336-376-9740, firstname.lastname@example.org
March 26, 2008
Eli Evans, author of “The Provincials: A Personal History of Jews in the South,” about this book and The Triangle Jewish Film Festival in Cary’s Galaxy Theater on Sunday, March 30. More information at www.tjffnc.org
March 19, 2008
Bernie Reeves, Publisher and Editor of Metro Magazine, about The 5th Raleigh Spy Conference, March 26-28, 2008 at the NC Museum of History. For information on the spy conference or to register call 919-831-0999 or www.raleighspyconference.com
March 25, 2008
Lynne Rossetto Kasper, author of The Splendid Table’s How to Eat Supper: Recipes, Stories, and Opinions from Public Radio’s Award-Winning Food Show, about the new book and sharing ideas with Chapel Hill food experts Jean Anderson, Moreton Neal, and Bill Smith. She will have a public signing on April 9 at A Southern Season and April 10 at McIntyre’s.
Web page: http://splendidtable.publicradio.org/
March 18, 2008
Dick Baddour, Director of Athletics at UNC-Chapel Hill, about managing the ACC and NCAA tournament activities for men’s and women’s basketball.
March 12, 2008
Kathleen Blanco, former governor of Louisiana, about dealing with the aftermath of Katrina.
March 17, 2008
Former state representative from Asheville, Marie Colton, joins her daughter, Sarah Colton, author of novel “Tilt 68,” to continue an earlier discussion of the radical changes of the late 60s from a Southern female’s perspective.” http://watertowerbooks.com
March 6, 2008
William Leuchtenburg, world famous presidential historian, looking at the upcoming presidential contest through the eyes of history.
March 5, 2008
Debbie Lee Wesselmann, author of Captivity, about the new book and about her new book and the challenges of caring for primates who have been exploited by humans.