Amy Dickinson http://wwno.org en Leah Chase: Paintings by Gustave Blache III, Bryan Hymel, Houma Regional Arts Council and "Ask Amy" http://wwno.org/post/leah-chase-paintings-gustave-blache-iii-bryan-hymel-houma-regional-arts-council-and-ask-amy <p>This week we have a selection from&nbsp;<em>Leah Chase: Paintings by Gustave Blache III</em>, a New Orleans Museum of Art exhibit that will soon head to the nation's capitol for inclusion in the permanent collection of the National Portrait Gallery of the Smithsonian Institution. Then New Orleans tenor Bryan Hymel and his wife, Irini,&nbsp;will perform solos and duets from grand operas.</p><p>We'll also travel down the bayou to the Regional Arts Council in Houma, plus talk with advice columnist Amy Dickinson about her new memoir. It's a jam-packed week of <em>Inside the Arts</em>!</p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 14:55:23 +0000 Diane Mack 17957 at http://wwno.org New York Times Bestselling Memoir By "Ask Amy" Columnist Amy Dickinson http://wwno.org/post/new-york-times-bestselling-memoir-ask-amy-columnist-amy-dickinson <p>Today on&nbsp;&quot;The Sound of Books&quot; with Fred Kasten, part two of a three-part series&nbsp;spotlighting writers appearing at this&nbsp;year&#39;s Tennessee Williams Festival. We&#39;re featuring a conversation with &quot;Ask Amy&quot; advice&nbsp;columnist and frequent <em>Wait, Wait... Don&#39;t Tell Me</em> panelist Amy Dickinson about her bestselling memoir &quot;The Mighty Queens of Freeville: A Mother, a Daughter, and the Town That Raised Them.&quot;</p><p> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 05:50:47 +0000 Fred Kasten 7032 at http://wwno.org