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This Week In Original Programming (07/06 – 07/10): Poet Rodrigo Toscano

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Special Legislative Session photo (via Nola.com)

PUBLIC AFFAIRS: Airs on Wednesday at 4PM and again on Sunday at 7:30AM. Lyn Koppel sits down with Dean of Academic Affairs and professor of Education at Nunez College Tonia Loria to talk about the Louisiana legislature’s special session and how it affects education.

Japanese Knife photo from the shop on Oak

NOLA BY MOUTH: Airs on Wednesday at 4:30PM and Saturday at 9:30PM. Host Amy Sins shows us the best sides of New Orleans food culture, focuses on current events and brings interesting personalities to the table (pun intended). This week we replay Amy’s interview with Jacqueline Blanchard of Coutelier NOLA, a shop on Oak street that specializes in Japanese knives. Find out more about Blanchard and her shop here.

SOngwriter Marlowe Shepherd photo

CHARLIE’S MUSIC SHOWTune in on Thursday at 4PM and Sunday at 12:00PM. Join host Charlie Smith as he tackles the local music scene and beyond. This week, Charlies welcome on Marlowe Shepherd for a live performance on WRBH’s front porch and interview.

Photo of Rodrigo Toscano (via The Poetry Foundation)

THE WRITER’S FORUM: Tune in on Thursday at 4:30PM, Saturday at 8:30AM and Sunday at 1PM. Tune in on Thursday at 4:30PM, Saturday at 8:30AM and Sunday at 1PM.   David talks with Southern California raised and New Orleans-based experimental poet, playwright, and labor activist Rodrigo Toscano about his writing and performance techniques, Shakespeare, and his latest book, Explosion Rocks Springfield. Find out more about Toscano and his work here.

Miss your favorite interview program? Remember to check out WRBH’s Soundcloud page (www.soundcloud.com/wrbhreadingradio) where you can listen to all our previously aired interview shows.

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