great Louisiana author http://wrkf.org en MONDAY: Writer Rod Dreher, Attorney and Philanthropist John Hightower http://wrkf.org/post/monday-writer-rod-dreher-attorney-and-philanthropist-john-hightower <p>Jim chats with noted write Rod Dreher, about his return to Louisiana and his book, "The Little Way of Ruthie Leming"</p><p>Community activist John Hightower discusses some of the many philanthropic ventures he's involved with, including an upcoming summit on diabetes at the Pennington Biomedical Research Center, hosted by the Environment and Health Council of Louisiana, of which Hightower is a member.</p><p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 16:14:47 +0000 Jim Engster 9164 at http://wrkf.org TUESDAY: Comedian Bill Maher, Author Ernest Gaines http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-comedian-bill-maher-author-ernest-gaines <p>Jim visits with comedian and host of HBO's "Real Time" Bill Maher to talk about current events and Maher's upcoming appearance in Baton Rouge&nbsp;on Jan. 27 at the River Center.</p><p>Jim talks with celebrated author Ernest Gaines on his 80th birthday (an anniversary he shares with the host).</p><p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 16:15:01 +0000 Jim Engster 4762 at http://wrkf.org