April 11, 2008
Suzanne Havala Hobbs, author of “Get the Trans Fat Out: 601 Simple Ways to Cut the Trans Fat Out of Any Diet”, about her book and other ideas for healthier eating, including those she discusses in her newspaper column, “On The Table.”
Web page: www.onthetable.net
April 10, 2008
Merle Black, author of Divided America: The Ferocious Power Struggle in American Politics , about the new book and “Social Diversity and Politics in the Modern South” the topic of his keynote address at the Beyond the Sunbelt: Southern Economic Development in a Global Context, April 13-14, 2008, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
April 9, 2008
Ron Stutts from State of the Local Economy Luncheon with a report from the Orange County Economic Development Commission’s annual presentation on the economic progress of Orange County and keynote address by Charles Hayes, president and CEO of the Research Triangle Regional Partnership.
April 8, 2008
Joseph Haj, director of PlayMakers Repertory Company’s production of “Amadeus,” with Ray Dooley who plays the 18th-century Austrian court composer Antonio Salieri, and Vince Nappo who plays Salieri’s chief rival Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
April 4, 2008
Dr. Ann Kulze, author of Dr. Ann’s 10 Step Diet: A Simple Plan for Permanent Weight Loss and Lifelong Vitality, about the new book and about her ideas for healthy living made fun and easy and her message to the 9th Annual Women’s Health Research Conference recently held in Chapel Hill produced by the Center for Women’s Health Research at UNC ( www.cwhr.unc.edu). More information about Dr. Ann and a summary of her book at www.drannwellness.com
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/