Renee Chatelain http://wrkf.org en TUESDAY: Pulitzer Winning Journalist Tyler Bridges; Manship's Renee Chatelain; Dr. Everett Ehrlich http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-pulitzer-winning-journalist-tyler-bridges-manships-renee-chatelain-dr-everett-ehrlich <p>Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Tyler Bridges talks with Jim about the wrap-up of the 2014 Louisiana Legislative Session. Among the many legislative topics they discuss, they touch on Governor Jindal's&nbsp;postponement of signing Senate Bill 469 while the Attorney General reviews the bill.</p><p>Dr. Everett Ehrlich, President of ESC Company and former under Secretary of Commerce for Economic Affairs under President Clinton, talks with Jim about Net Neutrality: what is it, who regulates it, and why should people care?</p><p>Also, Renee Chatelain, director of the Manship Theater, talks with Jim about upcoming events like <em>The Jack Mitchell Collection: The Stories Behind the Photographs</em>, and many more.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 15:06:27 +0000 Jim Engster 27489 at http://wrkf.org FRIDAY: Bobby Theriot; Kristy Nichols; Renee Chatelain; Christopher Guith http://wrkf.org/post/friday-bobby-theriot-kristy-nichols-renee-chatelain-christopher-guith <p>Former LSU Baseball player Bobby Theriot&nbsp;discusses the team that won the 1961 SEC Championship, and what it was like to be a part of it.</p><p>Commissioner of Administration Kristy Nichols talks with Jim about Medicaid, the budget revenue, and whether or not there really is a budget crisis.</p><p>Renee Chatelain, Executive Director of the Manship&nbsp;Theatre, stops by the studio to promote the European Film Festival which is being held tonight, May 9th at 6:30pm at the Manship Theatre downtown.</p><p>Vice President for Policy at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Institute for 21st Century Energy, Christopher Guith, talks with Jim about the "shale revolution" happening in La. and what it means for the country environmentally&nbsp;and economically.</p><p>The Kid's Orchestra Executive Director Jody Hanet and Artistic Director Dr. Jovan Zikovic stop by to promote the Kid's Orchestra Spring Concert being held at the Christian Life Academy May 10th at 4:00pm.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 09 May 2014 15:33:07 +0000 Jim Engster 26344 at http://wrkf.org MONDAY: A Recap of LSU's Game, ACLU Director Majorie Esman, Author & Professor Carl Freedman http://wrkf.org/post/monday-recap-lsus-game-aclu-director-majorie-esman-author-professor-carl-freedman <p></p><p></p><p>Jim does a recap of Saturday's LSU game against UAB.</p><p>ACLU Executive Director Marjorie Esman talks about recent polls on legalization of marijuana in Louisiana.</p><p>LSU English professor and author Carl Freedman talks about his new book, "Versions of Hollywood Crime Cinema", studies in Ford, Wilder, Coppola and Scorcese.</p><p>The Manship Theatre director Renee Chatelain and East Baton Rouge Parish School System Fine Arts director Wayne Talbot talks with Jim about National Arts and Education week.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 17:01:26 +0000 Jim Engster 15787 at http://wrkf.org MONDAY: A Recap of LSU's Game, ACLU Director Majorie Esman, Author & Professor Carl Freedman Ralph Nader Discusses His New Book; Richard Torregano on Challenging Cassidy http://wrkf.org/post/ralph-nader-discusses-his-new-book-richard-torregano-challenging-cassidy <p>Former Green Party Presidential nominee Rap Nader talks with Jim about his impression of the first of three presidential debates between President Obama and Gov. Romney, and he promotes his new book "The Seventeen Solutions: Bold Ideas for Our American Future."</p><p>Richard Torregano, 6th District candidate who's challenging Bill Cassidy for a seat in Congress chats with Jim about his plans for the future if he's elected.</p><p>Also, Renee Chatelain from the Manship Theater talks with Jim about news and updates concerning the fabulous LSU theater.</p><p></p><p> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 17:45:17 +0000 Jim Engster 7141 at http://wrkf.org