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AT&T’s Black History Month Series: Make Your Own Mark on History

Tavis Smiley

Capping off AT&T’s dual Black History Month series, Listen 2 Learn! and Ear 2 the Future!Make Your Own Mark on History—Live! features exclusive interviews with Tavis SmileyBlair UnderwoodMC LyteElle VarnerKevin PowellCorvida Raven and BET’s Jeff Johnson.

Mc Lyte

Each of these accomplished individuals reflects on the meaning of Black History Month, which prominent figures have inspired their own success, and what lessons young people should take away from the event, this year and every year.

Blair Underwood

Plus, excerpts from documentary interviews with historic African American figures including Rosa Parks, Duke EllingtonShirley Chisholm and James Baldwin.

Rosa Parks

Duke Ellington

And don’t forget to bring your best trivia game because the series will be covering African American “firsts” in the fields of government, sports, science, literature and the arts. Listeners are invited to make their own mark on history by weighing in on how Black History Month has shaped their own lives.

Hosted by Film Festival Radio‘s Janice Malone and LOTL Radio‘s Reginald Ford, this two-hour special gets under way Thurs., February 28th at 8 PM ET. Tune in here.

BlogTalkRadio Recent Show Highlights

The Players Platform welcomes Mike Tyson for a charity filled day at the Oheka Castle for the 1st annual Big Daddy Golf Classic. Tyson talks about his upcoming Broadway play directed by Spike Lee. Tune in here.

It’s bye-bye ‘American Pie’ for Jason Biggs who stars in Grassroots as the campaign manager for his best friend’s platform to widen the monorail system throughout Seattle. When it comes to real life jobs, Jason tells host Robin Milling about his many firings. Tune in here.

The legendary hip hop artist, MC Lyte  makes a visit to the Sy Effect Radio Show. MC Lyte is one of the most prolific and well-respected female hip hop artists of our time in addition to being an author, inspirational speaker and entrepreneur. Tune in here.

Wind Wiser Radio welcomes Ozzie Zehner, a visiting scholar at Berkeley and the author of Green Illusions, a new book that takes aim at cherished assumptions regarding alternative energy.  The book offers a glimpse at the future of environmentalism. Tune in here.

A 2012 James Beard Award winner, Andrew Zimmern celebrates his 100th Bizarre Foods episode this month on Travel Channel. He recently visited with Olivia Wilder to talk about his career. Also on the show is Wine Curmudgeon, Jeff Siegel on wines for summer heat. Tune in here.

Can we be too vain? Or is looking good and having a positive body image, not vanity, but a road to a long, healthy and happy life? Joining The Halli Casser-Jayne Show is the father of the Inflammation Theory of Aging — and Oprah’s health guru, Dr. Nicholas Perricone. Tune in here.

Sandra Bernhard joins Unscripted Radio. She began her career at L.A.’s famed Comedy Store in the ‘70s, and since then has written and starred in numerous one-woman shows, acted in film and television, recorded albums and authored books. Tune in here.

The Movie Geeks speak with master director William Friedkin (The Exorcist, The French Connection) about his remarkable career, and his latest film Killer Joe starring Matthew McConaughey and Emile Hirsch, in a special hour-long conversation.  Tune in here.

Timothy Hodge welcomes Chely Wright, singer/songwriter to the show to discuss and promote her new documentary Wish Me Away. Chely Wright was recently named one of country music’s top selling female artists of all time. Tune in here.

Matthew Lillard, star of Scream, Scooby Doo & The Descendents, is once again taking the film world by storm, but this time behind the camera! Matthew will discussing directing Fat Kid Rules The Word, a film that is generating a tremendous buzz! Tune in here.

Programming Highlights; July 8, 2010

Tune in to some great content from today on BlogTalkRadio.
*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.
Today’s Programming Highlights:

 

e2radio-6At 3 PM E2 Radio hosts an all-star lineup of bloggers—including CIOs, analysts and journalists—from EnterpriseEfficiency.com to discuss the pros and cons of cloud computing for enterprise IT. Forget the conventional wisdom. E2 tells it straight, with no hype, spin or excuses.

 

brian-white Today at 6 PM Women on the Move’s Leslie Harris gives it up for Men of a Certain Age cast member Brian J. White, who’s also appeared in The Parkers and CSI: Miami. Brian will chat about his Black Carpenter program, which promotes youth empowerment.

 

omarosa1Also at 6 PM Confabulosity host Sasha BandBailey Li mixes it up with Omarosa, who first swooped onto our nation’s radar as an Apprentice contestant before penning the hot self-help book The Bitch Switch. O will chat about her new TV One dating series, The Ultimate Merger.

 

dianenobleAt 7 PM Book Club Girl sits down with The Veil author Diane Noble to discuss her latest novel, The Sister Wife, which is set in the heart of the earliest days of a 19th-century sect called the Saints, and tells the story of two women forced into a practice they don’t understand.

 

chase-mastersonAt 8 PM Alpha Waves Radio host Michael Hinman beams in Chase Masterson, who played the luscious Leeta on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Chase will chat about The Federation—the newly rebranded and relaunched Star Trek fan club.

 

keyl-mcclungAt 9 PM The VRO gets up close and personal with actor-director Kely McClung, whose latest project, the cops-and-robbers flick Kerberos, makes its world premiere at the 2010 Action on Film International Film Festival, which gets under way July 24 in Pasadena, Calif.

 

deron-williams2 At 9 PM The Bottom Line Sports Show’s Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy get their game on with the Utah Jazz’s Deron Williams—arguably the NBA’s best point guard—who’ll be with us live as LeBron James announces his Big Decision on an ESPN special tonight at 9pm ET.

 

paula-begoun12Also at 9 PM Dr. Jaime Schrabeck drops in on host Paula Begoun and her Cosmetics Cop team to share the secrets of a beautiful, lasting manicure and pedicure at rock-bottom prices. Call in with questions to win Paula’s Choice products, Paula’s books or a subscription to Beautypedia.com.

 

sherri-shepherdAt 9 PM Chenese Lewis, our PLUS Model Radio host, just returned from the Essence Music Festival in New Orleans, where she snagged interviews with such A-listers as Sherri Shepherd, Gladys Knight, Chilli, MC Lyte… So many, in fact, that this one-hour special will have you seeing stars.

 

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Weekly Best Of BTR for November 5

If you missed these great live shows, definitely check the archives. Highlights from the week of November 5, 2007, across the BlogTalkRadio network include:

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As Always, check out the best of the best on BlogTalkRadio.