Laine Kaplan-Levenson

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  • Username: Lainekaplev
  • PRX Member
  • Role: Producer/Reporter: Station-Based


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'Hollerin' (05:33)
From: WWNO

Storyville is a new collaboration between of the University of New Orleans and WWNO. These are true stories about New Orleans written by the students in the University’s ...
Caption: Sarah Vowell signing books after a lecture at Lamar Univ. in Beaumont, Texas

Sarah Vowell Riffs On Satcho, The Incredibles, And Andrew Jackson (04:27)
From: WWNO

Sarah Vowell talks to reporter Brian Friedman about Louis Armstrong, voiceover work, Andrew Jackson, and other musings.
Caption: Cartoon, "The Mascot", New Orleans, 27 July 1891. "Scenes and Incidents - A Lady Bicyclist Creates a Sensation on St. Charles Avenue".

A Moveable Race (05:27)
From: WWNO

Lacar Musgrove reads "A Moveable Race" about a 19th Century bicycle race on Thanksgiving Day in New Orleans.
Caption: Tom Kobayashi, Landscape, Manzanar Relocation Center, California, Credit: Ansel Adams

'In Good Conscience': Shizue Seigel And An Exhibit At The National World War II Museum (04:48)
From: WWNO

Producer Laine Kaplan-Levenson speaks with author Shizue Seigel about her book In Good Conscience: Supporting Japanese Americans During the Internment.
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Managing Menhaden: A New Plan For 'The Most Important Fish In The Sea' (04:48)
From: WWNO

They’re called bunker up north, and Pogies here in the South, and are sometimes referred to as “The Most Important Fish In the Sea”. These are the Menhaden. Since it’s not a ...