September 26, 2006
Randall Kenan , acclaimed author of Walking on Water a book about what it means to be black and, UNC professor, about the “Tarbaby” term.
September 25, 2006
Emil Kang , Chapel Hill’s first executive director for the arts, about The End Of Cinematics http://www.endofcinematics.com/work.html and Mikel Rouse .
September 20, 2006
At Crook’s Corner live: Bill Smith and Moreton Neal; Sarah Foster and Kim Sunee, food editors and writers for Cottage Living; William Leuchtenburg
September 12, 2006
Lee Smith, author of “On Agate Hill”
September 11, 2006
John Feltch and Julie Fishell , of the Playmakers, about “I Am My Own Wife”. www.playmakersrep.org
September 7, 2006
Tom Carlson , author of “Hatteras Blues: A Story from the Edge of America ”
September 4, 2006
Wayne Pond, guest host with Professor Phillip Richards at at Colgate University
August 28, 2006
Retired diplomat and resident of Carol Woods Curt Jones about his new book “Divide And Perish: The Geopolitics of the Middle East”and America’s challenges in that region.
August 24, 2006
Vicky Jarrett, editor of Our State Magazine http://www.ourstate.com on the September issue,with Ron Stutts. Wayne Pond on the Chapel Hill based Adventures in Ideas Program www.adventuresinideas.unc.edu; Homestead Steakhouse and Restaurant, Timberlake, NC. www.thehomesteadsteakhouse.com ; John Hairr on canoeing a 19th-century survey route on the Neuse River; Rosie Molinary: on a bicycling tour of the Outer Banks; and Tommy Hays article on new UNC-Asheville Chancellor Ann Ponder.
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)