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The Morning Show

Dr. Art Cyr, Carthage College-  commentary on current events

Part 1-  West Community Theater's "The Sound of Music" - Part 2- Will Geddes, author of "Parent Alert: How to keep your kids safe online." 

Nan Calvert with Joan Roehre  - Visioning a Greater Racine

Lynda Guy previews the Four Seasons Secret Garden Walk coming up this Saturday, July 14th. 

Helen Rappaport, author of "The Race to Save the Romanovs: The Truth Behind the Secret Plans to Rescue the Russian Imperial Family."  

Diana Butler Bass, author of "Grateful: The Transformative power of Giving Thanks."   

From the archives:  Tim Madigan, author of "I'm Proud of You: My Friendship with Fred Rogers."

Angela Dassow, Assistant Professor of Biology at Carthage- talks about her fascinating research into the vocalizations of wolves.

Soccer enthusiast Jon Bruning (Assoc. Professor of Communications and Digital Media at Carthage) talks about soccer's World Cup competition.

Craig Gall, music director of the Kenosha Pops Band

Ann Vileisis, author of "Kitchen Literacy: how we lost knowledge of where our food comes from and why we need to get it back." 

Deborah G. Plant, editor of Zora Neale Hurston's "Barracoon:  The Story of the last 'Black Cargo. "

Part one: Mark Eichner, director of the Racine Municipal Band.  Part two: a look at Lincoln Park and the jazz concerts happening there this summer. 

Anneka Barrow, talking about her experience of working at a migrant shelter in Mexico through Young Adults in Global Mission

C.N. Lester, author of "Trans like me:  Conversations for all of us."  

Barbara E. Kahn, author of "The Shopping Revolution: How Successful Retailers Win Customers in an Era of Endless Disruption."  

Part One:  "To the Letter," a celebration of letter writing.  Part Two:  Due Quach, author of "Calm Clarity." 

Racine author Charles R. Tyler, author of "Youth in the Center of my Heart." 

Economist Bill Janeway, author of "Doing Capitalism in the Innovation Economy." 

(for LBGTQ Pride Month) Mark Segal, author of "And then I danced:  Traveling the Road to LGBT Equality." 

Dave Itzkoff, author of "Robin," a new biography of Robin Williams.

Nan Calvert - and David Giordano,  Root-Pike WIN. 

David McGlynn, author of "One Day You'll Thank Me:  Lessons from an Unexpected Fatherhood." 

Part One:  Kerry Kennedy (daughter of Robert Kennedy), author of "Ripples of Hope."  Part Two:  Racine Historical Walking Tours

Foster care in Racine County.  Marie Hargrove, recruitment and retention specialist for Racine County Foster Care- and Emily  Mullens and Stacy Scott, who are foster parents. 

Dr. Yuri Maltsev, Professor of Economics at Carthage College. 

Mick Burke, business reporter with the Racine Journal-Times - talking about Foxconn.

Bryan Albrecht, president of Gateway Technical College, and Cory Mason, mayor of Racine. 

Andrew Selee, author of "Vanishing Frontiers: The Forces Driving Mexico and the U.S. Together." 

Andrew Selee, author of "Vanishing Frontiers: The Forces Driving Mexico and the U.S. Together." 

Caroline Fraser, author of "Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder."  This book just won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Biography. 

 Peter Stark, author of "Young Washington:  How Wilderness and War Forged America's Founding Father." 

Serhii Plokhy, author of "Chernobyl: The History of a Nuclear Catastrophe." 

Professor Art Cyr-  offering analysis of current events.

 Patrick O'Donnell:  "The Unknowns: The Untold Story of America's Unknown Soldier And WWI's Most Decorated Soldiers Who Brought Him Home

Professor Jonathan Shailor from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, talking about his Shakespeare Prison Project.

Johnny Smith, co-author of "Seasons in the Sun" 

Jon Meacham, author of "The Soul of America: The Battle for our Better Angels."   He speaks at Carthage on Saturday, May 26th. 

Jack Rose,  Kenosha-Racine chapter of NAMI (National Alliance for Mental Illness)

Gordon Marino, author of   "The Existentialist's Survival Guide" 

Patrick O'Donnell, author of "The Unknowns:  The Untold story of America's Unknown Soldier and World War I's most decorated heroes who brought him home."  

Gaylon White, author of "Singles and Smiles:  How Artie Wilson broke baseball's color barrier."  

Stefanie Shumanova and Spencer Hamann, with Classic Violins. You can watch this Morning Show as it was streamed LIVE from Classic Violins on Facebook. Click HERE 

From the archives: Jon Meacham, author of "Franklin and Winston: An Intimate Portrait of an Epic Friendship." 

Cyrus Farivar,  author of "Habeus Data."

From the archives:  Alan Alda (and other comedians) 

 Nan Calvert's monthly environmental program.

Previewing the Racine Theater Guild's production of the music "Sister Act," which opens this coming weekend. 

Gateway Technical College president Bryan Albrecht. 

From the archives:  local theater organ legend Fred Hermes, who passed away last week.