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Judith is WBJC's afternoon host. Her full bio can be read here.

Jul. 02 2022

Baltimore’s Barbara Bourland on BookNotes

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        Barbara Bourland‘s third novel, The Force of Such Beauty, will be published by Dutton on July 19th, 2022. Barbara spoke to me about her latest genre-bending book.          

Jun. 18 2022

BookNotes Review June 2022

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JUNE 2022 BOOKNOTES REVIEW LINEUP BLACK BOY SMILE: A MEMOIR IN MOMENTS D. WATKINS THE VIOLIN CONSPIRACY BRENDAN SLOCUMB LOST & FOUND KATHERYN SCHULZ I WAS BETTER LAST NIGHT HARVEY FIERSTEIN  

Jun. 11 2022

Iranian-American harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani at Shriver Concerts

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In his mission to demonstrate that the harpsichord has a modern face too, Mahan Esfahani presents a program for the Shriver Hall Concert Series that marries Baroque with 21st-century composers.  

Jun. 04 2022

Award winning poet shares words about Juneteenth on BookNotes

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Juneteenth—June Nineteenth—will be observed as a public holiday for the second year on Monday, June 20th. Award-winning poet, Brian Donnell James, shares thoughts on how poetry contributes to this commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States.   “Sweet Tones, Somber Tones” Sweet tones,…Somber tones in the night sky Me all alone with […]

May. 21 2022

BookNotes Review May 2022

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MAY 2022 BOOKNOTES REVIEW LINEUP THE NETANYAHUS JOSHUA COHEN INVISIBLE CHILD poverty, survival & hope in an american city ANDREA ELLIOTT THE TRAYVON GENERATION ELIZABETH ALEXANDER HAPPY-GO-LUCKY DAVID SEDARIS LIARMOUTH JOHN WATERS  

May. 07 2022

BookNotes seeks out The Lost Weekend

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  Since the Covid-19 pandemic, literary events have nearly disappeared. The Lost Weekend—hosted by Baltimore independent bookstore Greedy Reads in partnership with production friends The Stables—is reigniting the spark by bringing together the best of Baltimore’s literary voices and creative talent with the city’s most celebrated food and drinks vendors, May 13—15. I spoke with Greedy Reads […]

Apr. 27 2022

One of the members of the stellar Kanneh-Mason musical family

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    Siblings, Isata Kanneh-Mason, pianist, and Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cellist, will be on the Shriver Hall Concert Series stage this Sunday, following their sensational Baltimore debut in 2019 on the Discovery Series. I spoke with Isata by phone.        

Apr. 25 2022

Baltimore’s brand new art fair

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The Baltimore Fine Art Print Fair, the only all-contemporary print fair in the country, will be at the Baltimore Innovation Center in the Pigtown neighborhood on the last weekend of April, bringing together 24 galleries, dealers, and print publishers from across the country. I spoke with Vice President, Content and Programming, Ann Shafer.  

Apr. 22 2022

“Sing to Me Sylvie”

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Annapolitan, Jannette Bloom, a musician and filmmaker, will be in discussion about her film “Sing to Me Sylvie” at an event hosted by the Friends of the Annapolis Symphony on Sunday, April 24. I spoke with Jannette about her work and aspirations.  

Apr. 16 2022

BookNotes Review April 2022

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April 2022 BookNotes Review Lineup Finding Me Viola Davis Left on Tenth: A Second Chance at Life Delia Ephron The Candy House Jennifer Egan French Braid Anne Tyler  

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