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This Week in WRBH (01/21 – 01/27)

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Tulane Basketball Games:

Green Wave vs. Wichita State Shockers: Saturday, January 26th, 2pm – 4pm @ Green Wave

Original Programming:

Public Affairs: Rusty Lavergne of Flying Wings of Louisiana

NOLA By Mouth: Nicole Eiden and Marielle Dupré of Windowsill Pies

The Writer’s Forum: Daniel Jose Older

Figure of Speech: Tia Clark & Taylor Murrow

Books:

Best Seller Fiction  –   HERE I AM by Jonathan Safran Foer and read by Phillip Radecker and, starting Tuesday, MANHATTAN BEACH by Jennifer Egan (M-F 9AM-10AM; 10-11PM)

Best Seller Non- Fiction  –  THE CORPORATION: AN EPIC STORY OF THE CUBAN AMERICAN UNDERWORLD by T. J. English and read by Geoff Worden (M-F 6AM-7AM; 4PM-5PM)

Book Off The Shelf –  IN THE WOODS by Tana French and read by George Bond (M-F 1:30PM-2PM; 3AM-3:30AM)

Great Literature    –  THIS KIND OF WAR: THE CLASSIC KOREAN WAR HISTORY by T. R. Fehrenbach and read by Peter Spera and, starting Tuesday, KITCHEN CONFIDENTIAL: ADVENTURES IN THE CULINARY UNDERBELLY by Anthony Bourdain and read by Jane Trucksis (M-F 10AM-11AM; 1AM-2AM)

Short Stories  –  Stories from the New Yorker archive (Sat 8PM-9PM;Thurs 3AM-4AM)

 Biographies  – FLANNERY O’CONNOR: A LIFE by Brad Gooch  (M-F 9:30PM-10PM)

 YA Literature –  THE KINGDOM KEEPERS by Richard Pearson (M-F 7:30PM-8PM)

Crescent City Chronicles  –  DOWN AND OUT IN NEW ORLEANS: TRANSGRESSIVE LIVING IN THE INFORMAL ECONOMY by Peter I. Marina (Sat-Sun 1:30PM-2:30PM)

Weird & Wonderful – Tales for Philip K. Dick and more! (Fri 11PM-12AM; Mon 1:30M-2:30AM)

Tales of Terror   –  THE DEAD ZONE by Stephen King (Tues 11PM-12AM)

Monday Mystery   – THE CROW GIRL by Erik Axl Sun (Mon11PM-12AM)

Thrilling Thursday – LIES SHE TOLD by Cate Hollahan (Thurs 11PM-12AM)

WRBH: After Dark  – AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN by Elizabeth Darrell (Sat 11PM-12PM; Wed 2AM-3AM)

Children’s Stories  – RUNNING THE ROOF OF THE WORLD by Jess Butterworth (8AM-8:30AM)

Spanish –  PATRIA by Fernando Aramburu and read by Salvador Mundez (Sun 6PM-7PM)

Margie’s Science Fiction Hour Various stories from across Sci-Fi history. Read by Margie Kollis (Wed 11PM-12AM; Fri 2AM-3AM; Sat 10PM-11PM)

Military History – Battles, Wars, and History from across the years. Read by Pat Huntley  (Sun 8PM-9PM)

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