Thomas Mann http://wwno.org en Makin' Groceries Since 1922 http://wwno.org/post/makin-groceries-1922 <p>H.D. Lanaux talks about how his family&#39;s business, <a href="http://www.langensteins.com/">Langenstein&#39;s Grocery</a>, has provided service to New Orleans for decades. Plus, jewelry designer<a href="http://www.thomasmann.com/"> Thomas Mann</a> discusses how food inspires his techno-romantic creations. Wed, 25 Apr 2012 22:46:47 +0000 Poppy Tooker 9424 at http://wwno.org LA-SPCA Unveils New Initiatives; DiFranco Releases New Album http://wwno.org/post/la-spca-unveils-new-initiatives-difranco-releases-new-album <p>Ana Zorilla&nbsp;of the<a href="http://la-spca.org/">&nbsp;LA-SPCA </a>discusses&nbsp;the organizations&#39;&nbsp;latest activities;&nbsp;a group of panelists&nbsp;from<a href="http://leh.org"><em>&nbsp;Louisiana Cultural Vistas</em></a>&nbsp;profile&nbsp;several stories in&nbsp;the latest issue; and&nbsp;Robert&nbsp;Christgau&nbsp;reviews&nbsp;<a href="http://www.righteousbabe.com/ani/">Ani DeFranco&#39;s </a>latest&nbsp;album.</p> Fri, 24 Feb 2012 17:02:58 +0000 WWNO Staff 5934 at http://wwno.org Thomas Mann: Mann's Mind http://wwno.org/post/thomas-mann-manns-mind <p>New Orleans contemporary jewelry artist and metal sculptor Thomas Mann is known for his&nbsp;trademark handcrafted techno-romantic jewelry. Thu, 23 Feb 2012 16:09:29 +0000 Diane Mack 5853 at http://wwno.org Thomas Mann and Katherine Soniat http://wwno.org/post/thomas-mann-and-katherine-soniat <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53ce4d8c23b73-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53ce4d8c23b73-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53ce4d8c23b73-"></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-996288.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>This week on <i>The Reading Life</i>, artist Thomas Mann talks about his new how-to book, <i>Metal Artists' Workbench: Demystifying the Jeweler's Saw</i>, and poet Katherine Soniat drops by to read from <i>The Swing Girl</i>.</p> Wed, 07 Dec 2011 05:19:35 +0000 Susan Larson 3442 at http://wwno.org