Arts & Culture

We speak with Belgian author Bob Van Laerhoven about his novel Beaudelaire's Revenge, which won the Hercule Poirot Prize for best crime novel. He is the author of more than 30 books, available in three languages.

We also chat with British author Christie Watson about her new novel Where Women Are Kings. She is also the author of the award-winning and bestselling Tiny Sunbirds, Far Away.

Tom Scanlon and Geri Connelly talk about the institution that is The Dubliner Pub in St. Paul and its upcoming 33 year anniversary.

Treating Chronic Pain Without Opiates – A Day Without Pain*
With increasing abuse of prescription drugs affecting every facet of society, Dr.Mel Pohl talks with Kinshasha about treating chronic pain without the use of opiates and/or other prescription painkillers. Focus is on a holistic approach to living with chronic pain.

Feature Presentation – from the Atlanta Radio Theater Company we get Blues for Johnny Raven.  This is the first Episode, The Ambience Man.  Author Thomas E. Fuller takes the tropes and memes and styles of the radio detective and makes them part of the story.  Characters even talk about the detective's interior monologue and how the exposition effects the story.  In the end gumshoe Johnny Raven finds himself up against the city's biggest Ambience dealer.