Season 5 is a co-production with Brown Arts Institute at Brown University

Conversations with extraordinary people. 

  • Glenn Ligon

    Nov 29, 2022
    Contemporary American artist Glenn Ligon discusses what it means to have a parent who fiercely supports you and the essential lesson that there's value in the things you do differently. 
  • Claudia Rankine

    Nov 22, 2022
    Claudia Rankine, one of the most celebrated writers of our time, talks about who holds the power in our democracy and what it means to earn a mother's understanding of your work.  
  • Michael R. Jackson

    Nov 15, 2022
    Michael R. Jackson, who wrote the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical A Strange Loop, talks about artistic fearlessness and how we use identities to foster understanding.