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Dr. James Ripley, director of instrumental activities at Carthage College,  talks about the Wind Orchestra's recent trip to Japan and the group's homecoming concert coming up on Sunday.    

Bryan Albrecht, president of Gateway Technical College - with William Martin,  Chief Innovation Officer for the City of Racine

Martin Fletcher, author of "The War Reporter."  

Nisha Zenoff, author of "The Unspeakable Loss:  How to you live after a child dies" 

Dominique Pritchett shares her amazing story of growing up in Kenosha in abject poverty and even periods of homelessness - but went on to graduate from Bradford High School and Carthage College and hopes to soon open private practice in Kenosha as a psychologist serving under-served populations.  She speaks Tuesday night at the Civil War Museum as part of their Courageous Conversations series. 

Jacquline Tobin, author of "From Midnight to Dawn:  The Last Tracks of the Underground Railroad."  

Racine author Carol Gianforte, author of "My Heart Leads Me Home:  A Daughter's Memoir."

Nate Stamper talks about the Racine Theater Guild's production of "On Golden Pond." 

Dr. Art Cyr, Clausen Distinguished Professor of Political Economy and World Business at Carthage. 

Fern Pessin, author of "I'll Be Right There: A Guidebook for Adults Caring for their Aging Parents."  

Caroline Alexander, author of "The Bounty:  The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty."  

Nan Calvert's first Morning Show visit of 2020 is with Doug Tallamy, Professor of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology at the University of Delaware who is one of the country's leading authorities on native plant gardening. 

Carthage student Emma Swain talks about her one-act play "Wire Taps," a heartfelt coming-out story which is comprised entirely of phone calls, text messages, and voice mails - and is completely non-binary in its use of pronouns. 

Stefan Klein, author of "Leonardo's Legacy: How da Vinci Re-imagined the World." 

Mary Ellen Geist, author of "Measure of the Heart:  Caring for a Parent with Alzheimer's."   Ms. Geist gave up a thriving career in broadcast journalism to return home and care for her ailing father. 

Jay Bonansinga, author of "The Sinking of the Eastland:  America's Forgotten Tragedy." 

Seth Shulman, author of "The Telephone Gambit:  Chasing Alexander Graham Bell's Secret."  

PODCAST ONLY - Todd Gitlin, author of "Letter to a Young Activist." 

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PODCAST ONLY-  Renowned chef Eric Ripert, author of "Avec Eric:  A Culinary Journey with Eric Ripert."  

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PODCAST ONLY-   Suzon Colon, author of "Cherries in Winter:  My Family's Recipe for Hope in Hard Times." 

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PODCAST ONLY-  From 2004 -  Bill Moyers talks about his book "Moyers on America:  A Journalist and His Times."  

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PODCAST ONLY-From 2007,  Charles Cohen on the 50th anniversary edition of Dr. Seuss's "How the Grinch Stole Christmas." 

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PODCAST ONLY-   Aachim Novak, author of "The Moment:  A Practical Guide to Creating a Mindful Life in a Distracted World."

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Buddy Levy, author of "Labyrinth of Ice: The Triumphant and Tragic Greely Polar Expedition." 

We'll talk about an array of new books.  Part One:   Martin W. Sandler, author of "1919:  The Year that Changed America."    Part Two:  David Baldacci, author of "A Minute to Midnight."    Part Three:  Eleanor Cripps, author of "The Countess Choir Woman."      Part 2 begins approximately 20 minutes after the start.  Part 3 begins approximatey 28 minutes after the start.  

 Nan Calvert's monthly visit to the program.

Gateway Technical College President Bryan Albrecht 

RTG Artistic Director Doug Instenes will talk about the guild's production of "The Wizard of Oz," which is completely sold out. 

Alex Metalsky will talk about the Fleeing Artists Theater's production of "A Christmas Carol." 

Lydia Pine, author of "Genuine Fakes:  How Phony Things Teach Us About Real Stuff." 

Jessica DeBoer previews this Sunday's Sing Along Messiah at First United Methodist Church in Kenosha.  

A preview of the RTG's production of "The Wizard of Oz." Tobin Smith, author of "Foxocracy: Inside the Network's Playbook of Tribal Warfare." 

Today's Morning Show has been pre-empted because of NPR's live coverage of the impeachment hearings in Washington DC.  Today's Morning Show podcast features an interview with Dr. Leonard Mlodinow, talking about his book "The Grand Design,"  which he co-authored by the late Dr. Stephen Hawking.   

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Today's Morning Show was pre-empted by NPR's coverage of the impeachment hearings in Washington DC.  But via the Morning Show podcast, you can hear Greg's interview with Jon Meacham about his book "Thomas Jefferson:  The Art of Power."   You can subscribe to the Morning Show podcast via any of the major podcast providers, including Apple Podcast, Google Podcast, and Spotify.    

Part 1: Bruce Steele, author of "One Day at Disney: Meet the People who Make the Magic Across the Globe."  Part 2: Susan Goldberg talks about "Women: The National Geographic Image Collection" and other ways that the National Georgraphic Society is celebrating Women over the next year.  Part 3: New books from DK Pubilshing.  Part 4:  A fun collection of lists from Mental Floss.   

Jennifer Sassaman from the UW-Parkside Theater faculty, talks about their production of "Silent Sky."  The final performances of it will run this weekend. 

 Jim Furnish, former Deputy Chief of the U.S. Forest Service.

Dr. Art Cyr, Director of Carthage's Clausen Center, offers his analysis of current events.

Curt Sampson, author of "Roaring Back:  the Fall and Rise of Tiger Woods."  

 

No program because of the Thanksgiving holiday

No program because of the Thanksgiving holiday

Marta McDowell, author of "Emily Dickinson's Gardening Life." 

Beth Bender, Ex. Director of the Racine Symphony Orchestra, talks about their upcoming holiday concert; Dr. James Kinchen, Director of Choral Activities at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, talks about their upcoming performance of the Magnificat of J.S. Bach.  

Gateway Technical College President Bryan Albrecht.  With him will be Zaida Hernandez-Irisson, a new member of GTC's Board of Trustees. 

Curt Sampson, author of "Roaring Back:  The Fall and Rise of Tiger Woods."  

Today's Morning Show broadcast was pre-empted by NPR's live coverage of the impeachment hearings.   You can still hear a Morning Show intervew by accessing the pocast version of the program.  Today's podcast features a 2007 interview with David Standish, author of "Hollow Earth:  The Long and Curious History of Imagining Strange Lands, Fantastical Creatures, Advanced Civilizations, and Marvelous Machines Below the Earth's Surface."    You can subscribe to the podcast via all major podcast platforms, including Spotify, Google Podcast and Apple Podcast.  Search for "The Morning Show with Greg Berg."  

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Robert Schneider (Kenosha Community Foundation) and Liz Powell (Racine Community Foundation) celebrate the final day of National Community Foundation Week. 

Today's radio broadcast of "The Morning Show with Greg Berg" was preempted by NPR's coverage of the Impeachment hearings in Washington D.C. You are invited to access the podcast edition of today's Morning Show at the link provided here.   It features an interview with Margaret George, author of "Helen of Troy: A Novel."  Ms. George specializes in fictional biographies and has written books about such historic figures as King Henry VIII, Nero, and Cleopatra.  

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Nan Calvert's monthly environment program.  With her will be Dave Giordano, Executive Director of the Root Pike Watershed Initiative.