author http://blog.wlrn.org en This Guy Will Publish The Love Letters You Lose http://blog.wlrn.org/post/guy-will-publish-love-letters-you-lose <p>Davy Rothbart is a <a href="http://www.myheartisanidiotbook.com/">writer</a>, <a href="http://www.thisamericanlife.org/search?keys=davy%20rothbart">contributor</a> to This American Life and<a href="http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1736326/?ref_=tt_ov_dr"> filmmaker</a>. But he is probably best known as founder and collector of lost things for <strong><a href="http://foundmagazine.com/">FOUND Magazine</a></strong>, a&nbsp;publication made of "anything that people have found."</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 03:21:58 +0000 Wilson Sayre 30957 at http://blog.wlrn.org This Guy Will Publish The Love Letters You Lose MIAMI: CITY OF THE FUTURE http://blog.wlrn.org/post/miami-city-future <p></p><p>03/11/14 - Tuesday' s&nbsp;<a href="https://twitter.com/TopicalCurrents"><strong>Topical Currents</strong></a> is with writer and journalist <strong><a href="http://finding-florida.com/">T.D. Allman</a></strong>.&nbsp; Twenty-five years ago, he wrote the landmark book, <strong><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Miami-City-Future-Revised-Edition/dp/0813049237"><em>MIAMI:&nbsp; CITY OF THE FUTURE</em></a></strong>. &nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span>1980s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was a period when Miami took many shots to the chin:&nbsp; as “paradise lost,” and a drug-riddled pariah among urban centers. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Twenty-five years later, </span>Allman<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has revised and updated the book.&nbsp; And still finds Miami a harbinger of an evolving America. &nbsp;His new book is <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Finding-Florida-History-Sunshine-State/dp/0802120768"><strong><em>Finding Florida:&nbsp;</em></strong></a></span><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Finding-Florida-History-Sunshine-State/dp/0802120768"><strong><em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The True History of the Sunshine State</span></em></strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">That’s </span><a href="https://www.facebook.com/TopicalCurrents" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Topical Currents</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> . . . Tuesday at 1pm.</span></p><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 29035 at http://blog.wlrn.org MIAMI: CITY OF THE FUTURE Florida Columnist and Novelist Carl Hiaasen: Dance of the Reptiles http://blog.wlrn.org/post/florida-columnist-and-novelist-carl-hiaasen-dance-reptiles <p></p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 18:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 27406 at http://blog.wlrn.org Florida Columnist and Novelist Carl Hiaasen: Dance of the Reptiles The 10 Greatest Conspiracies http://blog.wlrn.org/post/10-greatest-conspiracies <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"></div><div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px;"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">10/24/13 - Thursday's&nbsp;</span></font><a href="https://twitter.com/TopicalCurrents"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;"><b>Topical Currents</b></span></font></a><f Thu, 24 Oct 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 22572 at http://blog.wlrn.org The 10 Greatest Conspiracies Unusual Upbringing And The Long, Winding Path To Happiness http://blog.wlrn.org/post/unusual-upbringing-and-long-winding-path-happiness <p></p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 17:30:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman, Ariel Gonzalez & Paul Leary 21826 at http://blog.wlrn.org Unusual Upbringing And The Long, Winding Path To Happiness **The Democracy Project: A History, A Crisis, A Movement http://blog.wlrn.org/post/democracy-project-history-crisis-movement <div style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; margin: 0px 0px 10pt;"><em><strong><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size: 14pt;">** Please note this program did not air.</span></font></span></font></strong></em></div><p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 13234 at http://blog.wlrn.org **The Democracy Project: A History, A Crisis, A Movement