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The Sound of Books
12:26 am
Wed March 17, 2010

Prize-Winning American Poet Matthew Dickman's New Collection "All-American Poem"

New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" with Fred Kasten - conversation with critically-acclaimed, prize-winning young American poet Matthew Dickman - whose latest collection is "All-American Poem"...

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Community Impact
3:22 pm
Tue March 16, 2010

Community IMPACT Series: Workplace Justice Project, March 16, 2010

New Orleans, LA – Hurricane Katrina recovery has been a boom time for people doing construction, demolition and renovation work in the New Orleans area, but they aren't the only ones who have seen their workload skyrocket during these past few rebuilding years. The recovery work, and the dramatic influx of Latino immigrant workers it caused, has kept the Workplace Justice Project busier than ever.

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WWNO News Reports
12:43 am
Tue March 16, 2010

Landrieu Takes Aim on Blight

New Orleans, La. – The mayor-elect was asked at a news conference last week about when owners should consider doing more to their property damaged in Hurricane Katrina than boarding up and cutting the grass.
"Now would be good."
Landrieu said he would be asking the Louisiana Recovery Authority to funnel unallocated federal money on clearing blight.
Landrieu takes office in May.

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WWNO Commentary
8:38 pm
Fri March 12, 2010

Black Ownership of Charter Schools

Andre Perry

New Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses charter schools' connection to the origins of black education.

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WWNO News Reports
10:25 am
Fri March 12, 2010

Doctors Group Calls for Better Disaster Coordination

Haiti – Doctor Fred Wilson of New Orleans practiced as an orthopedic trauma specialist after Hurricane Katrina, and again in Haiti after the earthquake. He said that both disasters had "colossal screw-ups" in coordination, most recently hampering earthquake relief.

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WWNO News Reports
10:23 am
Fri March 12, 2010

Second Former NOPD Officer Pleads Guilty in Cover-up

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All Things N. O.
12:36 pm
Thu March 11, 2010

All Things N.O. 3-11-10

New Orleans, LA – Peter Sagal of Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me, Dr John Ware, Eduction Task Force Named, business roundup with Greg Larose from NO City Business.

WWNO News Features
2:02 pm
Wed March 10, 2010

Peter Sagal talks with WWNO

New Orleans, LA – Peter Sagal, host of the NPR news quiz show - Wait Wait....Don't Tell Me, talked with WWNO's Paul Maassen about how he became the host, his conection to New Orleans, and of course.....Karl Casell.

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WWNO News Reports
12:36 pm
Wed March 10, 2010

Landrieu Announces Education Task Force

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The Sound of Books
12:25 am
Wed March 10, 2010

Jill McCorkle's New Short Story Collection "Going Away Shoes"

New Orleans – Today - on "The Sound of Books" with Fred Kasten - conversation with North Carolina fiction writer Jill McCorkle - whose latest book - her ninth - is the acclaimed short story collection "Going Away Shoes"...

For more information about Jill McCorkle and "Going Away Shoes" - please click here .

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