Tom Hall http://wypr.org en Author Tiphanie Yanique on "Land of Love and Drowning" http://wypr.org/post/author-tiphanie-yanique-land-love-and-drowning <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tom Hall talks with </span><a href="http://tiphanieyanique.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Tiphanie&nbsp;Yanique</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, author of the new novel "Land of Love and Drowning." Set in the Virgin Islands and spanning six decades, it follows a family struggling with the search for personal and national identity.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Yanique&nbsp;will read from her debut novel at the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore on Tuesday. More information </span><a href="http://calendar.prattlibrary.org/event/an_evening_with_katie_d_ulysse_and_tiphanie_yanique#.U80MdvldXz4" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">here.</a></p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:45:00 +0000 Tom Hall & Jamyla Kay 502445 at http://wypr.org Author Tiphanie Yanique on "Land of Love and Drowning" The Pratt Library's Carla Hayden On What To Read This Summer http://wypr.org/post/pratt-librarys-carla-hayden-what-read-summer <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Searching for your next great summer read? For some suggestions about what we might want to read, we turn to someone who always has some great ideas. Enoch Pratt Free Library CEO Carla Hayden has a few suggestions. She talks with Tom Hall.</span></p><p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:45:00 +0000 Tom Hall & Matt Purdy 501852 at http://wypr.org The Pratt Library's Carla Hayden On What To Read This Summer Baltimore Museum of Art Features the Work of Seth Adelsberger http://wypr.org/post/baltimore-museum-art-features-work-seth-adelsberger <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Front Room Exhibition at the Baltimore Museum of Art currently features the work of <a href="http://sethadelsberger.tumblr.com/">Seth </a></span><a href="http://sethadelsberger.tumblr.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Adelsberger</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp; He was born in </span>Emmitsburg<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and he received a degree in Fine Arts from Towson University.&nbsp; A co-founder of the </span>Nudashank<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Gallery, he has exhibited the work of many emerging artists, and now, nearly a dozen of his own works are featured in the </span>BMA’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Contemporary Wing, in a show </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">curated</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> by the </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">BMA’s</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Curator of Contemporary Art, Kristen </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hileman</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp; Seth </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Adelsberger</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> joins Tom Hall in the studio.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:50:00 +0000 Tom Hall & Jamyla Kay 502188 at http://wypr.org Baltimore Museum of Art Features the Work of Seth Adelsberger The Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize http://wypr.org/post/janet-walter-sondheim-artscape-prize <div><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On Saturday night, Tom Hall attended the announcement of the winner of the </span>9th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> annual Janet &amp; Walter </span>Sondheim<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Artscape<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Prize. &nbsp;It was held at the Walters Art Museum, where an exhibition of the work of the seven </span>Sondheim<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> finalists is on display. 458 artists applied for the award. &nbsp;A panel of artists and curators from NY chose seven finalists. &nbsp;Baltimore was heavily represented in that group. &nbsp;Six of the seven finalists call Charm City home. &nbsp;</span></p></div><div> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:50:00 +0000 Tom Hall & Jamyla Kay 502116 at http://wypr.org The Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize "Carrie the Musical" http://wypr.org/post/carrie-musical <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">You may have gotten to know Carrie White in book form and you've watched others torment her on the silver screen, but how will a musical tackle her haunting story?&nbsp;</span></p><p><em>Maryland Morning's </em>Tom Hall and J. Wynn Rousuck review the dark notes of Studio Theatre's production of "Carrie the Musical."</p><p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:45:39 +0000 Tom Hall, J. Wynn Rousuck & Jamyla Kay 502030 at http://wypr.org "Carrie the Musical" What Is Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome? http://wypr.org/post/what-polycystic-ovarian-syndrome <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Nutritionist Monica </span>Reinagel<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;is a regular guest on Maryland Morning. Today, Tom Hall talks with her about a condition that 10-percent of women of child bearing age have to confront. &nbsp;It’s called Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (</span>PCOS<span style="line-height: 1.5;">). Read Monica's tips for </span><a href="http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/health-fitness/womens-health/4-nutrition-tips-for-pcos-sufferers" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">how you can change your diet to help control PCOS</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:40:56 +0000 Tom Hall & Jamyla Kay 502115 at http://wypr.org What Is Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome? How 'Bout Them O's? http://wypr.org/post/how-bout-them-os <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>As we approach Major League Baseball's All Star Break, "how ‘bout them O's"? &nbsp;They’re in first place, three games ahead of the Toronto Blue Jays. &nbsp;To help us revel in this good fortune, and for insight into the how and why of it, Tom turns again to Mark Hyman.</p><p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:45:30 +0000 Tom Hall & Matt Purdy 502015 at http://wypr.org How 'Bout Them O's? African-Americans and Gentrification in D.C. http://wypr.org/post/african-americans-and-gentrification-dc <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This morning, a conversation with a Baltimore-based cultural anthropologist who studies contemporary African-American urban life. </span>Sabiyha<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Prince has written books and articles on the black middle class in Harlem, New York, diversity in the African-American community, and African-Americans and comedy.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 12:45:00 +0000 Tom Hall & Jamyla Kay 501863 at http://wypr.org African-Americans and Gentrification in D.C. Bluegrass in Studio B: "Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen" http://wypr.org/post/bluegrass-studio-b-frank-solivan-and-dirty-kitchen <p>Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen are an up-and-coming bluegrass band from the D.C. area who will be playing in Baltimore at The 8x10 this Thursday night. They’re led by mandolinist and singer-songwriter Frank Solivan with Mike Munford on banjo, Chris Luquette on guitar, and Danny Booth on bass. Tom Hall spoke with them last January when they crowded around a microphone to play a few songs.</p><p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:45:00 +0000 Tom Hall & Matt Purdy 501385 at http://wypr.org Bluegrass in Studio B: "Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen" The "Central Park Five" Settle Lawsuit Against New York City http://wypr.org/post/central-park-five-settle-lawsuit-against-new-york-city <div><div>In 1989, five black and Latino teens in New York were indicted and then wrongfully convicted of raping a white 28-year-old investment banker named Tricia Meili, while she was jogging in Central Park. The five teens served five to seven years in jail before being exonerated for that crime. Last month, they agreed to settle a civil rights lawsuit against New York City for a reported $41 million.</div> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 12:55:00 +0000 Tom Hall & Matt Purdy 501249 at http://wypr.org The "Central Park Five" Settle Lawsuit Against New York City