Homeless Housing/ McCall Smith/ Legalize Weed/ All My Sons

Homeless Housing What’s the best way to accommodate the long-term homeless? More shelter beds? More hotel vouchers? More legal camp sites? Today on Insight, we'll talk with some local homeless experts about it.

Alexander McCall Smith Author Alexander McCall Smith is speaking this weekend in Sacramento. His novel "The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency" about a female detective in Botswana has been made into an HBO series. We'll talk to him about his work and what he thinks of the series that stars Jill Scott as the title character.

Alexander McCall Smith speaks at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 25th at The Pavilions, Fair Oaks Blvd., Sacramento. Information, (916) 925-4463.

Legalize Marijuana Should marijuana be legal? McGeorge School of Law professor Michael Vitiello tells you about the pros and cons of AB 390, which would legalize and tax marijuana in California.

"All My Sons" Arthur Miller’s "All My Sons" is currently playing at River Stage in Sacramento. Director Frank Condon tells you why the play resonates so vividly today and you'll hear a scene from two of the actors.

"All My Sons" runs through May 17th at the Visual and Performing Arts Center, Cosumnes River College, 8401 Center Parkway, Sacramento. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sundays. Information: (916) 691-7364.

Tuesday, April 21, 2009