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WWNO
2:08 pm
Wed May 21, 2014

'Tell Me More' To End August 1

Dear WWNO Listeners:

NPR recently shared the news that the network will end production of Tell Me More on August 1, 2014. This was a decision that NPR made for strategic as well as budgetary reasons. WWNO was not involved with this decision.

NPR believes the issues and perspectives that Michel Martin and the Tell Me More show team have brought to public radio should be infused into every aspect of NPR's journalism.

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WWNO Presents
11:36 pm
Thu May 15, 2014

An Evening With Kai Ryssdal, Host Of Marketplace

Kai Ryssdal, host of Marketplace.
Credit Marketplace

Thursday — May 29, 2014
7:30 p.m. at Le Petit Théâtre du Vieux Carré

616 Saint Peter Street

-SOLD OUT-

Or call the box office: (504) 522-2081

$15.00

Join WWNO at Le Petit Théâtre as host Eve Troeh discusses Business, Media and… the meaning of life with Marketplace host Kai Ryssdal.

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The Moth
2:09 pm
Thu May 8, 2014

Join Us For The Moth's May StorySLAM On Tuesday, May 13

WWNO News Director Eve Troeh, hosting a recent installment of The Moth.
Credit Janet Wilson / WWNO

Coincidence? I think not! Prepare a five-minute story about cosmic justice. Did a rude comment come back to bite you? Or have you unwittingly saved your own neck though an act of random kindness? Whether you’re fated for success or doomed for failure, what goes around comes around. Better tip your bartender!

Come join us for “Kharma", hosted by Eve Troeh, on Tuesday, May 13.

Café Istanbul

2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans
7:00 p.m. Doors Open / 7:30 p.m. Stories Begin 

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WWNO
10:35 am
Mon May 5, 2014

Help WWNO On GiveNOLA Day!

The Greater New Orleans Foundation staff sporting their new GiveNOLA tee-shirts. Look for them all over town on May 6.
Credit Charlie Leche / Greater New Orleans Foundation

Click here and help WWNO.

Hosted on Tuesday, May 6 by the Greater New Orleans Foundation, GiveNOLA Day is the community’s first one-day, online giving event to inspire people to give generously to nonprofit organizations who make our region a stronger and thriving community for all.

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American Routes
7:54 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

Join Us For 'American Routes Live!' At The Civic Theatre, April 29

Join us for American Routes Live! as the Gulf Coast’s nationally heard public radio program dedicated to American music presents a live, on-stage show with masters of New Orleans traditional jazz and Cajun music from French Louisiana.

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SpeakEasy
7:42 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

April SpeakEasy Features Eve Abrams And 'Along Saint Claude'

Nina Feldman, Tina Antolini, Eve Abrams and Marie Lovejoy interviewed drivers and pedestrians as they waited for the Press Street train to clear Saint Claude Avenue.
Credit Courtesy of Marie Lovejoy

April 24, 2014
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St.

Come join Eve Abrams, radio producer, writer, audio documentarian, and educator as we continue our SpeakEasy series on April 24  at Chickie Wah Wah.

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The Louisiana Coast: Last Call
5:42 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

WWNO Receives Regional Edward R. Murrow Award For 'Louisiana Coast: Last Call'

89.9 WWNO — New Orleans Public Radio is a regional winner of the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for its 2013 news series “Louisiana Coast: Last Call” — reported by Bob Marshall and produced by Fred Kasten, with online digital development by digital director Jason Saul.

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WWNO
10:24 am
Mon April 21, 2014

Listen To The March SpeakEasy With David Weinberg

Guest David Weinberg and host Eve Troeh on the Chickie Wah Wah stage at last month's Speakeasy.
Credit Janet Wilson / WWNO

In March, Marketplace’s David Weinberg was the guest at our monthly SpeakEasy event. He and host Eve Troeh talked all things radio, from his time making stories for WWOZ, to pitching to national shows and podcasts, to moving to L.A. and working for a daily program. Hear an edited version of the evening, or dive into specific clips, all below.

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HOW I GOT INTO RADIO

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3:30 pm
Wed April 9, 2014

An Interview With 'Along Saint Claude' Producer Eve Abrams

Lead in text: 
Dave Walker of Nola.Com | The Times-Picayune interviews WWNO producer Eve Abrams about her documentary "Along Saint Claude" and the reaction from the community. The documentary will re-air in seven weekly installments on All Things New Orleans (1:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Thursdays).
WWNO FM-89.9 will re-air " Along Saint Claude," Eve Abrams' radio documentary, in installments starting Thursday (April 10) on "All Things New Orleans," which airs at 1:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. The seven-part documentary, which explores the rapidly changing neighborhoods downriver from the French Quarter, premiered Feb.
The Moth
8:14 pm
Mon April 7, 2014

Join Us For The Moth's April StorySLAM

WWNO News Director Eve Troeh, hosting a recent installment of The Moth.
Credit Janet Wilson / WWNO

The Moth is back for April, with a monthly StorySLAM at Café Istanbul, featuring stories by… maybe you? If you want to tell a story at The Moth, or know someone who'd be perfect, see all the details below. Throw your name in the hat or just come to listen!

Come join us for "Escape" on Tuesday, April 8

Café Istanbul
2372 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans

7:00 p.m. Doors Open / 7:30 p.m. Stories Begin 

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