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Edsel And Nessim Higson http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-robert-m-edsel-and-nessim-higson <p><font face="Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif" style="font-size: 10pt; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); line-height: 1.5;">This&nbsp;</font><font face="Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif" style="font-size: 10pt; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); line-height: 1.5;">week on </font><font face="Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif" style="font-size: 10pt; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); line-height: 1.5;"><i>The Reading Life</i></font><font face="Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif" style="font-size: 10pt; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); line-height: 1.5;"><font size="2">,</font> Robert Edsel: author of </font><a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/ Tue, 28 May 2013 18:47:00 +0000 Susan Larson 36232 at http://wwno.org Diane Ladd, Saints And Sinners On The Reading Life http://wwno.org/post/diane-ladd-saints-and-sinners-reading-life <p><span style="font-family: Cambria; font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">This week on The Reading Life, we talk with Paul Willis, executive director of the <a href="http://sasfest.org/" target="_blank">Saints and Sinners Literary Festival</a>, and mystery novelist Greg </span>Herren<span style="font-family: Cambria; font-size: 14pt; line-height: 1.5;">, one of the festival speakers.</span></p> Tue, 21 May 2013 18:45:00 +0000 Susan Larson 35789 at http://wwno.org The Reading Life With Jean Morgan Meaux, Dianne de las Casas and Kid Chef Eliana http://wwno.org/post/reading-life-jean-morgan-meaux-dianne-de-las-casas-and-kid-chef-eliana <p><font face="Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif" style="font-size: 10pt; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); line-height: 1.5;">This week</font><font face="Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif" style="font-size: 10pt; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;on The Reading Life,</font><font face="Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif" style="font-size: 10pt; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); line-height: 1.5;"> </font><font face="Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif" style="font-size: 10pt; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); line-height: 1.5;">Susan will be talking with Jean Morgan Meaux, whose new book is&nbsp;</font><a href="https://www.octaviabooks.co Tue, 07 May 2013 18:42:00 +0000 Susan Larson 34808 at http://wwno.org Ruta Sepetys and Eloisa James http://wwno.org/post/ruta-sepetys-and-eloisa-james <p></p> Tue, 12 Feb 2013 19:44:00 +0000 Susan Larson 29059 at http://wwno.org Jen Lancaster, Yuka Petz and Reggie Jones http://wwno.org/post/jen-lancaster-yuka-petz-and-reggie-jones <p></p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 19:43:00 +0000 Susan Larson 28029 at http://wwno.org Prytania and Pitbulls http://wwno.org/post/prytania-and-pitbulls <p><span style="font-size: 14pt;">This week on <em>The Reading Life</em>: Rene Brunet and Jack Stewart, co-authors of <i>There’s One in Your Neighborhood:</i><i>&nbsp;</i><i>The Lost Movie Theaters of New Orleans</i>, and </span><span style="font-size: 14pt;">Ken Foster, whose new book is <a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9780670026203" target="_blank"><i>I’m a Good Dog: Pit Bulls, America’s Most Beautiful (and Misunderstood) Pet</i></a>.</span></p> Tue, 30 Oct 2012 18:55:00 +0000 Susan Larson 22459 at http://wwno.org Walter Dean Myers and Arthé Anthony http://wwno.org/post/walter-dean-myers-and-arth-anthony <p><span style="font-size:14.0pt">This week on <em>The Reading Life</em>: National Ambassador for Children’s Literature Walter Dean Myers, whose new book is <a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9780061960871" target="_blank"><i>All the Right</i> <i>Stuff</i></a>, and historian </span><span style="font-size:14.0pt">Arth</span>é&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 14pt; ">Anthony, who is the author of </span><span style="font-size: 14pt; font-family: Cambria; "><a href="https://www.octaviabooks.com/aff/WWNO/book/v/9780813041872" target="_blank"><i>Picturing Black New Orleans: A Creole Tue, 23 Oct 2012 19:03:50 +0000 Susan Larson 22086 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 T. Geronimo Johnson and Madaline Herlong http://wwno.org/post/t-geronimo-johnson-and-madaline-herlong <p><span>This week on <em>The Reading Life</em>: <span> </span>Novelist T. Geronimo Johnson, author of <em>Hold It Til It Hurts</em>, and Madaline Herlong, whose new young adult novel is called <em>Buddy</em>.</span></p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 19:00:46 +0000 Susan Larson 20221 at http://wwno.org Louisiana Art and Skinny Poetry http://wwno.org/post/louisiana-art-and-skinny-poetry <p>This week on <em>The Reading Life:</em>&nbsp;Dr. Michael Sartisky, president and executive director of the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities, and editor, with J. Richard Gruber and John Kemp, of the gorgeous new book, A <em>Unique Slant of Light: The Bicentennial History of Art in Louisiana</em>.</p><p>Then we talk with poet Carolyn Hembree, whose new collection is called <em>Skinny.</em></p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 07:00:33 +0000 Susan Larson 19639 at http://wwno.org