John Biguenet http://wwno.org en The Reading Life's Tennessee Williams Fest Preview http://wwno.org/post/reading-lifes-tennessee-williams-fest-preview <p><span style="font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">The Tennessee Williams New Orleans Literary Festival is the big event in town this week, and The Reading Life is there.</span></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 18:35:00 +0000 Susan Larson 31538 at http://wwno.org Interviews: Singer Mary Wilson http://wwno.org/post/interviews-singer-mary-wilson Author Jeffrey Frank discusses his new book, "Ike &#38; Dick: Portrait of a Strange Political Marriage"<p>Legendary singer Mary Wilson, formerly of the Supremes, talks about her career and her upcoming performance Saturday at the LSU Union Theater in "Stormy Weather", a tribute to Lena Horne.<p>Playwright John Biguenet talks about his play "Rising Water", about the flooding of New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina, running now through the 17th at LSU's Swine Palace"<a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wrkf/audio/2013/03/JES_030713.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p><em> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 17:10:00 +0000 Jim Engster 30661 at http://wwno.org Authors John Biguenet and Richard Louth http://wwno.org/post/authors-john-biguenet-and-richard-louth <p>This week on The Reading Life: Novelist and playwright John Biguenet, whose new work &ldquo;Broomstick,&rdquo; will have a staged reading at the Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival. We&#39;ll also talk with New Orleans writing<span>&nbsp; </span>marathon director Dr. Richard Louth, who&#39;ll be leading a group of writers around the French Quarter during the Festival weekend.</p> Wed, 21 Mar 2012 00:00:00 +0000 Susan Larson 7316 at http://wwno.org