Charlotte Talks

Charlotte Talks
1:00 pm
Fri March 14, 2008

Ethos Consortium

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Charlotte Talks
1:00 pm
Thu March 13, 2008

Drought and Water Technology

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Drought and new water technologies will be the topic of today's show. We'll be joined by the founder of a company in Britain who has developed a new water purification system. We'll talk about the success this new idea is having abroad and what it might take to get new water technologies like this to the States and into drought-ridden North Carolina. Contact the show: 704-926-9323, 800-603-9323, charlottetalks@wfae.org or comment at Charlotte Blogs.

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Charlotte Talks
1:00 pm
Wed March 12, 2008

African-Americans in the Media

We'll take a look at how African-Americans are portrayed in comic strips and comic books as well as in media in general. We'll also talk about the increasing number of African-Americans serving as reporters, anchors and editors. Guests Dr. Taimi Olsen - Assistant Professor of English, Tusculum College Carlton Hargro - Editor, Creative Loafing Jarvis Holliday - Associate Editor, Charlotte Magazine Contact the show: 704-926-9323, 800-603-9323, charlottetalks@wfae.org or comment at Charlotte Blogs.

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Charlotte Talks
1:00 pm
Tue March 11, 2008

Charlotte Talks

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Trust for Public Land On this installment of Charlotte Talks with Mike Collins, we're joined by the national president of the Trust for Public Land, Will Rogers. We'll talk about the organization's 10 years in the Charlotte region and what it has done locally and nationally to help preserve and protect land for future generations. Join us to discuss some of the latest projects going on here, like the Carolina Thread Trail, greenway preservation and more. Contact the show: 704-926-9323, 800-603-9323, charlottetalks@wfae.org or comment on Charlotte Blogs.

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Charlotte Talks
1:00 pm
Mon March 10, 2008

Bullying in Schools

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Charlotte Talks
12:00 pm
Wed March 5, 2008

Children's Theatre / Blumenthal Broadway Series

We'll check in with the Children's Theatre of Charlotte as they open Survivng the Applewhites, a play for teens and young adults by local Newbury award winning author Stephanie Tolan. Then we visit with the lead actors for the touring version of the musical based on Adam Sandler's hit movie The Wedding Singer. Contact the show: 704-926-9323, 800-603-9323, charlottetalks@wfae.org or comment at Charlotte Blogs.

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Charlotte Talks
12:00 pm
Mon March 3, 2008

Infertility and Egg Donorship

Charlotte Talks
12:00 pm
Fri February 29, 2008

Generational Racism

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Guest Host Chris Clackum interviews Chuck Underwood, author of "Generational Imperative." In his book, Mr. Underwood examines the 5 generations of the 20th century. He contends that these 5 generations have been instrumental in dealing with, and largely overcoming, racism. Contact the show: 704-926-9323, 800-603-9323, charlottetalks@wfae.org or comment at Charlotte Blogs.

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Charlotte Talks
12:00 pm
Thu February 28, 2008

Fantasy and Native American History

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We'll mix the world of Fantasy and the field of Native American History on this edition of Charlotte Talks with Mike Collins. Dr. Amy Sturgis of Hickory will join us to talk about how her two areas of expertise - Fantasy Literature and Native American History - come together. Dr. Sturgis joins us in advance of her talk tonight at Lenoir-Rhyne College in Hickory. More on the lecture at www.amyhsturgis.com. Contact the show: 704-926-9323, 800-603-9323, charlottetalks@wfae.org or comment at Charlotte Blogs.

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Charlotte Talks
12:00 pm
Tue February 26, 2008

Average Joes

It's our February edition of Average Joes on the edition of Charlotte Talks with Mike Collins. Join four Charlotte Talks listeners for debate and conversation about the topics most important to them. This month's topics include the presidential election, the cost of adoption, school violence, reality TV, religion and more. You can listen and participate with your peers today on Charlotte Talks with Mike Collins. Contact the show: 704-926-9323, 800-603-9323, charlottetalks@wfae.org or comment at Charlotte Blogs.

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