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Bayou to Beltway

Wednesdays at 12:30 PM & Saturdays at 5:30 PM

Each week Pearson Cross interviews Acadiana's most influential officials and news-makers.

Dr. Pearson Cross is Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and an associate professor in the Department of Political Science at UL Lafayette. His principal areas of teaching are State and Local politics, Southern and Louisiana politics. He is a frequent commentator on political issues at the national, state and local level. He has published on topics including redistricting, elections, white supremacy, southern political culture, and the Louisiana Judiciary. He is currently working on a book about the politics of education reform in Louisiana. In addition to his radio show, Bayou to Beltway, Dr. Cross has a monthly column called Cross-wise in the Independent magazine (theind.com). Dr. Cross received his B.A., from San Francisco State University in 1985 and his Ph.D. from Brandeis University in Massachusetts in 1997. His first avocation is jazz piano; his second is southern cooking. He is married to Lisa Orten Cross and has one son, Elias, and one daughter, Lucy.

 

    Bayou to Beltway: August 12, 2020

    Aug 12, 2020

    Each week Dr. Pearson Cross interviews Acadiana's most important officials and news-makers.

    Bayou to Beltway: August 5, 2020

    Aug 6, 2020

    Each week Dr. Pearson Cross interviews Acadiana's most important officials and news-makers.

    Bayou to Beltway serves greater Acadiana by providing in-depth news and politics coverage on a variety of issues.


    Bayou to Beltway: July 29, 2020

    Jul 29, 2020

    Bayou to Beltway serves greater Acadiana by providing in-depth news and politics coverage on a variety of issues.


    Bayou to Beltway: July 15, 2020

    Jul 16, 2020

    Each week Dr. Pearson Cross interviews Acadiana's most important officials and news-makers. This week, he meets with Jason Berry.


    Bayou to Beltway: July 8, 2020

    Jul 13, 2020

    Each week Dr. Pearson Cross interviews Acadiana's most important officials and news-makers.

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