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Lafayette College's Dr. John Kincaid on LV Discourse

Jun 11, 2018

John Pearce welcomes guest Dr. John Kincaid, political scientist at Lafayette College, for a broad discussion about our governmental system in today’s world.

What is a “federal” form of government? Who decides about: guns for school personnel; legalization of marijuana; sanctuary cities; gerrymandering; taxing out-of-state purchases? Dr. Kincaid discusses these and more. (Original air-date: 5/24/2018)

Easton Summer Cinema on Musings

May 22, 2018
Lafayette College

Kenn Michael previews Easton Summer Cinema,  a new film series taking place on the Lafayette College campus in Landis Cinema in Buck Hall. Kenn talks with grant writer Carol Inman and film buff Peter Coyne who started the film series as a way to get Easton residents together and talking in new ways.

Easton Summer Cinema runs from May 22 through July 24, 2018. Films are shown every Tuesday between 7 and 9 PM in Landis Cinema and admission is free. The films span a variety of genres and time periods but all relate to a local interest. The full list of films being show are:

Kenn Michael previewed the upcoming 2017-2018 season at Lafayette College's Williams Center for the Arts with guest Hollis Ashby, the Artistic & Executive Director for the Center.

 (Original air-date: 9/11/2017) 

Host Kenn Michael talks with Hollis Ashby, Artistic and Executive Director of the Performance Series at Williams Center for the Arts at Lafayette College in Easton.

They discuss Williams Center's upcoming 2016/7 season of music, dance and theater performances that kicks off on Friday, September 16, 2016 with a return visit of jazz trumpeter Ambrose Akinmusire, newly anointed as the top jazz trumpet player in the influential Downbeat Critics Poll.

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Actor Paterson Joseph (Holy Wayne in HBO’s “The Leftovers”) joined hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to talk about his solo show “Sancho: An Act of Remembrance”, playing at the Williams Center at Lafayette College on Monday, December 14.

(Original air-date: 12/7/15)

Hollis Ashby, Director of the Performance Series at the Williams Center for the Arts, discusses the upcoming 2015-16 season. In its 33rd year, the Williams Center for the Arts has been providing a rich array of music, productions, art, and more on the Lafayette College campus in Easton.

(Original air-date: 09/14/2015)

Williams Center for the Arts - 2015/2016 Season

Aug 23, 2015

With its upcoming 2015/2016 season, the Williams Center for the Arts celebrates its 33rd year of providing a rich array of music, productions, art, and more on the Lafayette College campus in Easton.  This year, the Williams Center expands its artistic palette with the inaugural Theater series.

Host Kenn Michael speaks with Director of the Performance Series Hollis Ashby about this season's opening performance by distinguished jazz ensemble, the Barry Harris Trio on Friday, Sept. 11th at 8PM.

Host Eleanor Bobrow talks with Lafayette College graduating seniors Helen Hutchens and Ben Nitkin who are participating in Bike & Build. The pair will be bicycling from Charleston, SC to Santa Cruz, CA  building houses for Habitat for Humanity for 18 days along the way.

(Original air-date 5/25/2015)

The Lehigh/Lafayette Football Rivalry on LV Discourse

Nov 21, 2014

November 22nd will mark the 150th football game between Lafayette College and Lehigh University -- the "most played" game in all of college football. Guests from both schools discuss The Rivalry and its history, the upcoming game, and the exciting events planned in conjunction with the game -- to be played at a sold out Yankee Stadium!

(Original air-date 11/13/2014)

Tonight's topic is the change of leadership at Lafayette College's Williams Center for the Arts.  Host Bill Dautremont-Smith will be talking with recently retired Director of the Performance Series Ellis Finger, who occupied the position since its inception in 1983, and his replacement Hollis Ashby, who took over at the beginning of this month after serving as Associate Director of Cal Performances at UC Berkeley, one of the largest performing arts presenters California.

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