Randy Fertel http://wwno.org en The Reading Life With Megan Burns, Rick Barton And The Ron Ridenhour Prize http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-megan-burns-rick-barton-and-ron-ridenhour-prize <p></p><p></p><p><span style="font-size:14.0pt;font-family:Cambria">This week on The Reading Life: Poet Megan Burns, whose new book is <i>Sound and Basin</i>, and University of New Orleans Creative Writing Workshop director Rick Barton, who’s celebrating the 20<sup>th</sup> anniversary of his novel <i>Black and White on the Rocks.</i></span></p> Tue, 14 May 2013 18:39:00 +0000 Susan Larson 35336 at http://wwno.org Time to Celebrate Mother's Day http://wwno.org/post/time-celebrate-mothers-day <p>In honor of&nbsp;Mother&#39;s Day we&#39;ll listen to<a href="http://www.gorillamanofneworleans.com/"> Randy Fertel </a>speak about his mother,&nbsp;the founder&nbsp;of Ruth&#39;s Chris Steakhouse. Plus, Kit Wohl will discuss&nbsp;her latest&nbsp;book,<a href="http://kitwohl.com/Brunches/Brunches.html">&nbsp;<em>New Orleans&#39; Classic&nbsp;Brunches</em></a>. Wed, 09 May 2012 22:22:25 +0000 Poppy Tooker 10681 at http://wwno.org ATNO 2/2/12 http://wwno.org/post/all-things-no-2-2-12-0 <p>Paul Maassen speaks&nbsp;with&nbsp;&nbsp;Peter Fos, the new President of&nbsp;UNO; Sharon Litwin scoops the details behind&nbsp;Krewe&nbsp;Delusional;&nbsp;and&nbsp;the new head of&nbsp;Build Now&nbsp;drops in for a visit.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 03 Feb 2012 17:08:07 +0000 WWNO Staff 4763 at http://wwno.org Krewe Delusion's Grand Marshal http://wwno.org/post/notes-new-orleans-krewe-delusions-grand-marshal <p>This week on Notes&nbsp;from New Orleans, Sharon Litwin talks&nbsp;to Randy&nbsp;Fertel and his&nbsp;latest adventures in the Krewe&nbsp;Delusion.</p><p> Thu, 02 Feb 2012 23:52:50 +0000 Sharon Litwin 4714 at http://wwno.org The Gorilla Man and The Empress of Steak & NOLA Goes Pink http://wwno.org/post/gorilla-man-and-empress-steak-nola-goes-pink <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d880a7602fe-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d880a7602fe-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d880a7602fe-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-988993.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p> Poppy speaks with New Orleans' Randy Fertel about his parents, the subject of his new memoir. Plus chef Vinny Russo talks about his involvement with a city-wide initiative benefiting Susan G. Komen for the Cure.</p> Wed, 05 Oct 2011 23:32:48 +0000 Poppy Tooker 3311 at http://wwno.org