Podcasts

| A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | W | Y | Z

Burnham110.jpg

Harold Burnham

Photo by Perry Ardelle Burnham

2012 National Heritage Fellow and Master Ship Builder

Harold Burnham keeps the Essex shipbuilding tradition alive and vibrant.[30:47]

Bakopoulos110.jpg

Dean Bakopoulos

Photo by Julian Goldberger

NEA Literature Fellow

Dean Bakopoulos discusses his first novel about fathers and sons in middle America's working class. [30:40]

Battle110.jpg

Robert Battle

Photo by Andrew Eccles

Artistic Director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Robert Battle discusses his first season as artistic head of the Alvin Ailey company. [33:04]

Boyd110.jpg

Valerie Boyd

Photo courtesy of Ms. Boyd

Biographer

Biographer Valerie Boyd talks about the life and work of Zora Neale Hurston. [28:17]

Brown110.jpg

Chuck Brown

Photo by Ameen Howrani

NEA National Heritage Fellow

Musician Chuck Brown talks about his career, from honing his chops in prison in Lorton, Virginia, to developing his own musical genre in DC: go-go music. [28:49]

KenBurns110.jpg

Ken Burns

Photo courtesy of Ken Burns

Documentary Filmmaker

Ken Burns talks about his most recent documentary series on the National Park system, as well as his approach to filmmaking and his attraction to iconic American subjects. [22:24]

Pages