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WWOZ Street Talk- Yoga In The Lower Ninth Ward

From: David Weinberg
Series: WWOZ- Street Talk
Length: 05:48

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Michelle Baker wanted to bring yoga to the ninth ward but she wasnt sure how.

Default-piece-image-1 Michelle Baker is the owner of the swan River Yoga Studio on Magazine street where she teaches yoga during the week. After the storm she wanted to expand her practice beyond Magazine street and into some of the harder hit neighborhoods, of New Orleans where she felt, the spiritual and physical healing of yoga was most needed but she wasn't sure how it would all come together. And then one day she got a call from a man named Mac, who had a proposal for her.

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Michelle Baker is the owner of the swan River Yoga Studio on Magazine street where she teaches yoga during the week. After the storm she wanted to expand her practice beyond Magazine street and into some of the harder hit neighborhoods, of New Orleans where she felt, the spiritual and physical healing of yoga was most needed but she wasn't sure how it would all come together. And then one day she got a call from a man named Mac, who had a proposal for her.

Broadcast History

Aired weel of July 9 on WWOZ

Related Website

http://www.lower9thwardvillage.com