On Second Thought For Friday, Sept. 13, 2019

Sep 13, 2019

Emory University is hosting a three-day, live reading of The Iliad, and On Second Thought host Virginia Prescott is among the orators. Delve into the classic tale with Stan Lombardo, a professor emeritus of classics at the University of Kansas, who wrote a modern translation of it.

East Point has an urban agriculture plan aimed at improving access to green spaces and minimizing food deserts. GPB’s Ross Terrell went to check it out.


Trisha Yearwood has a new album out called Every Girl, and GPB’s Morning Edition team got the story about it directly from the Grammy winner herself.

GPB TV is celebrating music month with a series called Georgia's Country Connections. The series is produced by Amy Cooper and Carey Harrison and features Peach State artists whose music crosses paths with the genre. They shared their segment about The Little Roy and Lizzy Show with On Second Thought.

The Coathangers are performing at Music Midtown this weekend. Stephanie Luke and Meredith Franco, two of the members of the garage punk band, joined On Second Thought to talk garage punk ahead of their performance.

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