August 21, 2006
Allan Gurganus this year’s guest editor of “New Stories from the South: The Year’s Best, 2006″ www.allangurganus.com (Part 2-The first part first aired on June 20, 2006)
August 18, 2006
Andrew Britton, author of “The American”, an international spy thriller. A best selling first novel by a UNC-Chapel Hill student. www.andrewbrittonbooks.com
August 17, 2006
Bernie Reeves organizer of the Raleigh International Spy Conference www.raleighspyconference.com, with kickoff speaker, Cuban-born NC State management professor Art Padilla Cuban Culture: Castro’s Destructive Leadership.
August 15, 2006
Sarah Davis, author of new article in the North Carolina Literary Review about children’s book author Mebane Holoman Burgwyn. www.ecu.edu/nclr/
August 14, 2006
Jim Early, author of “Reflections: The Memories and Recipes of a Southern Cook” and “Tar Heel Barbecue.”
His books are available at www.jimearly.com and many local bookstores.
August 9, 2006
Leah Stewart, author of “The Myth of You and Me” www.leahstewart.com
August 8, 2006
Lisa Kang Executive Director North Carolina Arts in Action and Rashkis Elementary 4th graders, Miles Addison, Hannah Davis, and Khalid Williams, graders recently returned from New York City where they attended the National Dance Institute’s Irene Diamond Summer Institute.
August 7, 2006
Joseph Haj, the new producing artistic director of the Chapel Hill’s Playmakers Repertory Theatre www.playmakersrep.org
August 4, 2006
A second program with Hillsborough’s David Payne, author of “Back to Wando Passo”, http://www.harpercollins.com/global_scripts/product_catalog/book_xml.asp?isbn=0060851899
August 3, 2006
Angela Lowe Heider, author of “The Rise and Fall of Dr. Mom.” http://www.authorhouse.com/BookStore/ItemDetail~bookid~37099.aspx