Alaska’s Fiddling Poet, Relationship between Europe and America Topics on this Week’s ‘Going Public’

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“Going Public” airs every Sunday afternoon at 3 p.m. on 90.9 FM, KRCU, and 88.9 FM, KSEF.

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo.,

April 13, 2007 – The guests on the April 15 edition of Southeast Public Radio’s “Going Public” program will be two very different speakers who visited Southeast Missouri State University this past week.

The first guest is Ken Waldman, who will recite some of his poetry and discuss the nomadic lifestyle of a troubadour. Waldman, “Alaska’s Fiddling Poet,” author, musician and songwriter, will be this year’s special guest at Southeast Missouri State University’s annual Wordsfair April 14.

The second guest is Dr. Thomas Schwartz, who presented the Department of History’s annual Dugger Lecture Series. He will discuss the history of the relationship between Europe and the United States.

This week’s “Going Public” is hosted by Dr. Chris Schnell, Dr. Susan Swartwout and Jacob McCleland. The program airs every Sunday afternoon at 3 p.m. on 90.9 FM, KRCU, and 88.9 FM, KSEF.

“Going Public” podcasts are available on www.southeastpublicradio.org.