9:25 pm
Wed July 24, 2013

Join Us Today For SpeakEasy, With Farrar Hudkins

Farrar Hudkins, at the wheel of his DeLorean.
Ally Halperin
  • July 25 — Today!
  • 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St.

Farrar Hudkins, WWNO’s Classical Music host, moderates a conversation with special guests Steve Rice and Fred Duplechin. They will explore classic car culture in New Orleans, and you'll get your chance to snap a photo of a DeLorean.

Some things about Farrar that you might not know:

·       He joined WWNO in 2001 and is currently the Chief Classical Announcer

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Culture Collision 5
11:43 am
Fri July 19, 2013

Join Us For Culture Collision Tonight At Generations Hall


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11:13 am
Fri July 12, 2013

In New Orleans, Public Radio, Local Startups, And More Are Teaming Up For The News

Lead in text: 
The Nieman Journalism Lab, a Harvard University project that examines journalism in the Internet age, took at look at WWNO and the partnerships the station has forged with other newsgathering organizations.
Editor's note: Our friends at J-Lab have a new report out on an interesting subject: how public broadcasters - in radio and television - are trying to fill some of the void created by cutbacks at newspapers. In a number of states, the strategy has been to build new collaborative networks and make a greater investment in doing journalism.
1:59 pm
Thu June 27, 2013

WWNO Presents A Prairie Home Companion, Live From The Saenger Theatre

Garrison Keillor.
Credit A Prairie Home Companion


Saturday, October 12, 2013 — 4:45 p.m.

A Prairie Home Companion started production in 1974. Live every Saturday night from 5—7 p.m., A Prairie Home Companion features comedy sketches, music and Garrison Keillor's signature monologue, "The News from Lake Wobegon."

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News Initiative
3:18 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

Help WWNO Raise $60K In Just One Day!

WWNO’s expansion of local news coverage is a timely and important development for New Orleans and Southeast Louisiana, and we need your help to sustain it.

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The Louisiana Coast: Last Call
10:42 am
Mon June 17, 2013

Video: Bob Marshall Interviews Experts About Coastal Loss

On May 22 at Loyola University, The Lens’ Bob Marshall moderated a discussion among experts about the condition of the Louisiana coast and what can be done to restore it.

Appearing on the panel:

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11:53 am
Thu June 13, 2013

SpeakEasy With Marco Werman — June 27

Marco Werman, host of PRI’s The World.

Join us for SpeakEasy, with Marco Werman!

June 27, 2013
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Chickie Wah Wah, 2828 Canal St.

Eve Troeh, WWNO’s new News Director, moderates a conversation with special guest Marco Werman, host of PRI’s The World.

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Culture Collision 5
10:05 am
Wed May 29, 2013

Culture Collision Applications Are Now Being Accepted!

Calling all 501(c)3 Performing and Visual Arts organizations — Culture Collision applications are being accepted now!

What: Culture Collision 5 (http://culturenola.org/)

When: Wednesday, August 28, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (After-party with special guest to follow immediately in the hall.)

Where: Generations Hall, 310 Andrew Higgins Dr., New Orleans

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11:01 am
Tue May 28, 2013

WWNO’s SpeakEasy: 'The Guardians Of New Orleans Culture'

Renee Peck, Brett Will Taylor, Sharon Litwin and Vernel Bagneris at WWNO's SpeakEasy on May 23.
Credit Janet Wilson / WWNO

The third SpeakEasy on May 23 broke new ground and covered familiar territory with its panel of New Orleanians (recent and native) who offered some real talk about the changing face of our beloved Crescent City.

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5:03 pm
Sun May 26, 2013

VIDEO: Radiolab Behind The Scenes

Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich.
Credit Radiolab

If you've ever wondered how the podcast comes together, or what it's like to work at Radiolab, here's a peek into their process.

Listen to Radiolab on 89.9 WWNO every Saturday at 2 p.m.

You can watch the complete Radiolab video at americanhipsterpresents.com

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