WWNO News Features
9:38 pm
Mon November 14, 2011

Project Home Again Builds 101 Homes in Gentilly

WWNO News Reports
6:04 pm
Mon November 14, 2011

Louisiana Bucket Brigade Calls For Safety Improvements At Refineries

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World Cafe
3:57 pm
Fri November 11, 2011

World Cafe: 20th-Anniversary Concert Highlights

Feist performs at the World Cafe 20th-anniversary concert.
John Bartol WXPN

Originally published on Mon May 28, 2012 9:29 am

Today's show features live performances from some of our favorite World Cafe artists, straight from our 20th-anniversary celebration concerts.

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The Sound of Books
1:53 am
Fri November 11, 2011

The Reading Life 11/8/11

New Orleans, LA – This week on The Reading Life: Sherry Lee Alexander, editor of a new anthology, "Courtroom Carnival: Famous New Orleans Trials," and John Travis, editor and publisher of a new collection of 20 Louisiana short stories, "Something in the Water."

Where Y'Eat
6:57 pm
Thu November 10, 2011

Stein's Deli, Den of the Sandwich Monster

They don't make po-boys at Stein's Deli, but they do make a hoagie.
Ian McNulty

New Orleans, La. –
Imagine the dubious scrutiny a native New Orleanian might bring to an oyster po-boy encountered in Atlanta or a muffuletta in San Francisco. That's how the Philadelphian approaches the cheese steak or roast pork sandwich outside of their natural habitat, how the Chicagoan looks at an Italian beef abroad and how a Northeasterner with a hoagie jones regards anything dubbed a sub.

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WWNO Commentary
6:56 pm
Thu November 10, 2011

Labeling the Problem

Newn Orleans, LA – Andre Perry discusses how we mislabel the problem of youth violence. For a transcript of, or to respond to this commentary, go to DrAndrePerry.com.

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Notes from New Orleans
4:38 pm
Thu November 10, 2011

Alicia Zenobia

New Orleans, LA – This week on Notes from New Orleans, a weekly peek inside the unique life and culture of our region, Sharon Litwin talks with New Orleans fashion designer Alicia Zenobia, winner of the Top Designer award in the 2011 New Orleans Fashion Week contest whose work is about as far away from debutante white as you'll ever see. For more information, please visit our website.

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All Things N. O.
1:24 pm
Thu November 10, 2011

All Things N.O. 11-10-11

New Orleans, LA – Paul Maassen investigates the history behind Preservation Hall, Eileen Fleming reports on the No AIDS task force of New Orleans, and Sharon Litwin talks with the winner of the Top Designer award in the 2011 New Orleans Fashion Week contest.

Jack Hopke is your host for WWNO's weekly news magazine.

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Arts & Culture
1:07 pm
Thu November 10, 2011

RED Engages Rothko Fans

New Orleans, La. – Abstract expressionism and the struggles of an iconic painter explode on stage as Southern Rep Theater presents John Logan's Tony Award winning play--RED--the story of Mark Rothko. We go Inside the Arts for a look at Rothko and his ties to the Crescent City.
Performances run thru November 20th at Southern Rep Theater. A free panel discussion about Rothko and his ties to New Orleans takes place at the Contempopraty Arts Center November 15th.

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French Quarter Murder
9:44 pm
Wed November 9, 2011

New Orleans Police Chief Asks For Tips On French Quarter Murder Suspect

New Orleans Police Superintendent Ronal Serpas says he needs the public to keep tipping investigators to the whereabouts Bobby Troy, suspected of killing Slidell optometrist Brent Hachfeld last month in a French Quarter robbery.

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