John McCusker http://wwno.org en Creole Trombone: Kid Ory and the Early Years of Jazz http://wwno.org/post/creole-trombone-kid-ory-and-early-years-jazz <p>Today on <em>The Sound of Books&nbsp;</em>with Fred Kasten, the new book from New Orleans photojournalist and jazz historian John McCusker — <em>Creole Trombone: Kid Ory and the Early Years of Jazz</em>.</p><p> Wed, 12 Dec 2012 17:44:19 +0000 Fred Kasten 24852 at http://wwno.org Creole Trombone and Sci-Fi http://wwno.org/post/creole-trombone-and-sci-fi <p><span style="font-size: 14pt;">On <em>The Reading Life</em> this week: John McCusker, author of <a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9781617036262" target="_blank"><em>Creole Trombone: Kid Ory and the Early Years of Jazz</em></a>, and award-winning science fiction writer Vernor Vinge, who will be the author guest of honor at the <a href="http://www.contraflowscifi.org/" target="_blank">CONtraflow II fan conference</a> this weekend.</span></p> Tue, 02 Oct 2012 19:00:11 +0000 Susan Larson 21036 at http://wwno.org