Gustave Doré (1832–1883) - / This work is in the public domain

Airs Tuesday, October 25, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Gary Joiner looks into the conflict in Iraq and asks who the Kurds are and how does their History Matter.

 History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.


Airs Friday, October 21, at 7:45 p.m. This week commentator Gary Borders reflects on The colorful characters of Showmen’s Rest
Joseph Wright of Derby'nin 1771 / Public Domain

Airs Thursday, October 20, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Dr. Cheryl White explores the history and mysteries of The Philosopher's Stone
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Airs Tuesday, October 18, at 7:45 a.m. Commentator Gary Joiner remembers October, 1962, and the most dangerous episode of the cold war.

Gary Borders

Airs Friday, September 30, at 7:45 p.m. This week commentator Gary Borders shares high praise and his love of librarians