Albany, NY – David Baker is the Senior Foreign Press Coordinator for the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem.
He will be coming to the Albany area next week as a guest of JERNY - Jewish Educational Resources of New York. He spoke with WAMC's Alan Chartock about terrorism, economic progress, and Israel's international image.
David Baker will be coming to Stowe and Burlington, Vermont, as well as Albany, NY next week. For more information, visit www.J-E-R-N-Y.org or call 518-459-0065.
Albany, NY – IF, AS ONE WRITER HAS SAID, IT'S THE FUNCTION OF ART TO RENEW OUR PERCEPTIONS, THE POETIC ART HAS TRULY FULFILLED THIS FUNCTION FOR LISTENERS TO OUR BARD'S-EYE VIEW SEGMENTS, WITH PAUL ELISHA AND HIS GUESTS.
THIS WAS ESPECIALLY TRUE, WHEN THE RENOWNED POET AND TRANSLATOR OF HISTORIC INDIAN VERSE. R. PARTHASARATHY RECENTLY DROPPED BY FOR A CHAT. HE AND PAUL TOUCHED ON SEVERAL SUBJECTS THAT MIGHT HAVE SEEMED SENSITIVE FOR ADVOCATES OF FAR-RIGHT VALUES BUT PROVED ENGROSSINGLY ENLIGHTENING FOR US.
Albany, NY – Laurie Weatherbee's Book Loft picks for 5/30/06:
* Owen and Mzee by Isabelle Hatkoff * Mama by Jeanette Winter * Once I Ate A Pie by Patricia Maclachlan * My Father The Dog by Elizabeth Bluemle * Dairy Queen by Catherine Murdock * Book Thief by Marcus Zusak * Rainbows End by Vernor Vinge