Gary Joiner, Ph.D. http://wwno.org en History Matters: Louisiana should treasure Poverty Point http://wwno.org/post/history-matters-louisiana-should-treasure-poverty-point-0 Poverty Point, near Epps, is in the running to become a World Heritage site. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 12:40:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 64053 at http://wwno.org History Matters: Waterloo http://wwno.org/post/history-matters-waterloo Commentator Gary Joiner shares the historical origins of the term "A Waterloo Moment" and why it's history matters.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/rrr/files/styles/card_280/public/201111/Gary_Joiner.jpg" alt="" /><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/rrr/audio/2014/06/HIST369_061714_final.mp3" class="asset-audio">Listen here again</a> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 KDAQ-FM. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 12:36:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 62752 at http://wwno.org History Matters: Bayou Dorcheat is popular with fishermen and historians alike http://wwno.org/post/history-matters-bayou-dorcheat-popular-fishermen-and-historians-alike Commentator Gary Joiners draws a history lesson from Bayou Dorcheat that flows east of Shreveport into Lake Bistineau.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/rrr/files/styles/card_280/public/201111/Gary_Joiner.jpg" alt="" /><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/rrr/audio/2014/05/HIST366.mp3" class="asset-audio">History Matters #366 - Bayou Dorcheat commentary</a> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 KDAQ-FM. Tue, 13 May 2014 12:35:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 60636 at http://wwno.org History Matters: April is full of historical milestones for Louisiana http://wwno.org/post/history-matters-april-full-historical-milestones-louisiana Commentator Gary Joiner compiled a historical roundup of the month of April. He explains how those events hundreds of years ago literally shaped the State of Louisiana today.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/rrr/files/styles/card_280/public/201111/Gary_Joiner.jpg" alt="" /><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/rrr/audio/2014/05/HIST365.mp3" class="asset-audio">History Matters #365 - April in Louisiana history</a> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 KDAQ-FM. Tue, 06 May 2014 12:38:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 60151 at http://wwno.org History Matters: Dirt has historical significance that withstands test of time http://wwno.org/post/history-matters-dirt-has-historical-significance-withstands-test-time Commentator Gary Joiner explores the dirt under our feet and sweeps it into today's history lesson.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/rrr/files/styles/card_280/public/201111/Gary_Joiner.jpg" alt="" /><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/rrr/audio/2014/04/HIST364.mp3" class="asset-audio">History Matters #364 - Dirt</a> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 KDAQ-FM. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 12:36:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 59594 at http://wwno.org History Matters: 26-year-old Shreveport mayor turned federal judge was a dynamic leader http://wwno.org/post/history-matters-26-year-old-shreveport-mayor-turned-federal-judge-was-dynamic-leader History Matters commentator Gary Joiner profiles Civil War veteran and Mississippi-native Alexander "Aleck"&#160;Boarman who holds the distinction of being the youngest mayor of Shreveport and later served as a federal judge.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/rrr/files/styles/card_280/public/201111/Gary_Joiner.jpg" alt="" /><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/rrr/audio/2014/04/HIST363.mp3" class="asset-audio">History Matters #363 - Aleck Boarman</a> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:34:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 59069 at http://wwno.org History Matters: Don't forget the RMS Titanic on Tax Day http://wwno.org/post/history-matters-dont-forget-rms-titanic-tax-day Commentator Gary Joiners remembers the "unsinkable"&#160;RMS Titanic, 102 years later. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:26:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 58540 at http://wwno.org History Matters: Battle of Mansfield strategy has ties to classical history http://wwno.org/post/history-matters-battle-mansfield-strategy-has-ties-classical-history Commentator Gary Joiner remembers Gen. Richard Taylor, the mastermind behind the Battle of Mansfield and the hero of the Red River Campaign on the 150<sup>th</sup> anniversary.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/rrr/files/styles/card_280/public/201111/Gary_Joiner.jpg" alt="" /><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/rrr/audio/2014/04/HIST361.mp3" class="asset-audio">History Matters #361 - Gen. Richard Taylor</a> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 KDAQ-FM. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:37:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 57988 at http://wwno.org History Matters: A Civil War veteran scrutinized every turn in the Battle of Mansfield http://wwno.org/post/history-matters-civil-war-veteran-scrutinized-every-turn-battle-mansfield Commentator Gary Joiner remembers Civil War veteran James A. Jarratt who wanted to ensure his firsthand account of the Battle of Mansfield helped lend clarity to&#160; history.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/rrr/files/styles/card_280/public/201111/Gary_Joiner.jpg" alt="" /><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/rrr/audio/2014/04/HIST360.mp3" class="asset-audio">History Matters #360 - James A. Jarratt profile</a> <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 KDAQ-FM. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 12:40:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 57467 at http://wwno.org History Matters: Military historian Edwin Cole Bearss set my course http://wwno.org/post/history-matters-military-historian-edwin-cole-bearss-set-my-course Commentator Gary Joiner recalls visiting Vicksburg National Military Park in the 7<sup>th</sup> grade. It was life changing. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:36:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 56951 at http://wwno.org