Rosemary James http://wwno.org en Times-Picayune Reporters Rosemary James And Charlie Ferguson Remember JFK Assassination http://wwno.org/post/times-picayune-reporters-rosemary-james-and-charlie-ferguson-remember-jfk-assassination <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In the past few weeks the intense coverage of John F. Kennedy’s assassination has reinforced that New Orleans was right in the middle of the story.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Although most journalists who covered the tragedy have long since passed, there are still a few who can recount the significant local events that surrounded that infamous day in Dallas.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Sharon Litwin 48461 at http://wwno.org Rosemary James and Niyi Osundare http://wwno.org/post/rosemary-james-and-niyi-osundare <p>This week on <em>The Reading Life</em>: Rosemary James, founder of the Pirate's Alley Faulkner Society and co-owner of Faulkner House Books, who’s behind <a href="http://www.wordsandmusic.org/" target="_blank">Words and Music: A Literary Feast in New Orleans</a>, and poet Niyi Osundare, whose new book is <em>Random Blues</em>. Susan also reviews Anne Lamott's <a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9781594631290" target="_blank"><em>Help, Thanks, Wow: The Three Essential Prayers</em></a>.</p> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 20:00:00 +0000 Susan Larson 23744 at http://wwno.org