September 7, 2007
Joseph Haj, producing artistic director of the Chapel Hill’s Playmakers Repertory Theatre www.playmakersrep.org on the lessons learned from his one-man-production, “When the Bulbul Stops Singing”
September 4, 2007
Phillip Manning, Chapel Hill author and regular reviewer of books about science, discussing “Einstein,” the new biography. Sign up for his weekly report on new science books at http://www.scibooks.org/
September 3, 2007
James Peacock, Kenan Professor of Anthropology at UNC-Chapel Hill and author of “Grounded Globalism: How the US South Embraces the World”
August 30, 2007
Ron Stutts and D.G. travel across North Carolina with Our State Magazine http://www.ourstate.com Editor Vicky Jarrett visiting with David Worters of the NC Symphony; UNC-Chapel Hill’s Ruth Moose about the Scottish heritage at the St. Andrews College Bagpipe Band; Jimmy Tomlin about UNC’s Clef Hangers and Loreleis and other choral and a cappella groups; Diane Silcox-Jarrett about Joe Thompson and the Carolina Chocolate Drops (based in Durham), a group that Ron Stutts praises highly; and Wayne Caldwell , Asheville author of the new novel “Cataloochee.” Vicky tells about some of North Carolina’s historic schoolhouses.
August 29, 2007
Gary Bartlett , Executive Director of the North Carolina State Board of Elections, about recent matters of election law and procedure.
August 24, 2007
Part I: Bernie Reeves , Editor & Publisher of Raleigh Metro Magazine and Founder: Raleigh International Spy Conference, about his strong opinions on all sorts of things.
August 23, 2007
Part I: Bernie Reeves , Editor & Publisher of Raleigh Metro Magazine http://www.metronc.com/ and Founder: Raleigh International Spy Conference, www.raleighspyconference.com, about his strong opinions on all sorts of things.
August 22, 2007
Ferrel Guillory, director of the Program on Southern Politics, Media and Public Life (formerly the Program on Southern Politics, Media and Public Life) at UNC-Chapel Hill, about recent North Carolina politics and the state’s strong “bet” on higher education to be a generator of economic growth.
August 16, 2007
Robert Ashley, editor of the Durham Herald-Sun, on the challenges of news coverage in this area.
July 26, 2007
Vicky Jarrett, editor of Our State Magazine http://www.ourstate.com and Ron Stutts talk with Bob Garner about how to find North Carolina’s best places to eat fish; Chrys Bullard about the history of the Love House in Chapel Hill; Janet Pittard about Peace College Main Building; Molly Harrison about Springer’s Point, a beautiful preserved part of Ocracoke Island; and Lori Tate about Glencoe Mills, a nearby reminder of textile days gone by.