HearSay Programming May 22 - 25


YourSay: Political Headlines
Monday, May 22, 2017

It's been a hectic few weeks for the White House and President Trump. Today, we're opening up our lines to check your political temperature. How are you feeling about the events that have unfolded this month? Join us at 440-2665.

Today's Guests:

JoAnne Yates - is the Sloan Distinguished Professor of Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management


Environmental Film: Tidewater
Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Hampton Roads requires $1 billion in urgent infrastructure repair; 900 miles of road and electric grids are threatened by permanent flooding.  The new environmental film from the American Resilience Project, Tidewater, explores the challenge of sea level rise in the region and its potential to affect national security. Today, we're speaking with director Roger Sorkin in advance of tonight's premiere at the ODU University Theater. Join us at 440-2665 and connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.

Today's Guests:

Roger Sorkin - is an award-winning producer, writer and director specializing in the nexus between environment, energy and national security. He is the Executive Director and Producer of the film Tidewater


Local Authors
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

*Programming change: The show about the 2019 Commemoration of Jamestown has moved and will be rescheduled at a later date. 

Today, we're talking with local author August Wallmeyer about his book, The Extremes of Virginia, which explores the deficits of the Southside, Southwest and Eastern Shore. Later, a conversation with Kelly Sokol about her debut novel The Unprotected and its exploration of postpartum depression.

Today's Guests:

August Wallmeyer - is a former radio and television news reporter, government speechwriter and energy lobbyist

Kelly Sokol - serves on the Board of Directors at the Muse Writers Center in Norfolk where she also teaches creative nonfiction and fiction writing. Her debut novel is The Unprotected


In the Garden
Thursday, May 25, 2017

It's time to check in with our favorite gardening guru Jim Orband! We’re not actually in the garden this time around, but we are still happy to answer all of your gardening questions. Later, Mal Vincent will give us the latest on what’s going on in Mal’s world.