Studio 619 for May 31, 2009
Listen to the showInternational Adoption Program
Jon Jeter and GlobalismJon Jeter is a former foreign bureau chief for the Washington Post, having served in southern Africa and South America. Jeter has written extensively about globalization, monetary policy, de-regulation and related topics.His thoughts about the effects of globalization over the past three decades are included in a new book; Flat Broke in the Free Market: How Globalization Fleeced Working People.
Sculpture at Yew Dell GardensWith spring fully in play, foliage is budding in local gardens. Meanwhile, one local 33-acre garden is also sprouting contemporary art.
- Yew Dell Gardens
- Bryan Holden
- Don Lawler
- Ed Hamilton
- Bright Foundry
- Sculpture magazine
- Dale Chihuly
- Garfield Park Conservatory
Lincoln MemorialA long-awaited memorial to Abraham Lincoln will be dedicated this week in Louisville's Waterfront Park. It includes a 12-foot sculpture of the 16th president and bas reliefs depicting various stages in his life. It's part of the ongoing Lincoln Bicentennial celebration.
- Kentucky Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission
- U.S. Lincoln Bicentennial
- Louisville Waterfront Development Corporation