Air Date 03/02/2009
Opera soprano Jessye Norman on the festival she's curated at Carnegie Hall saluting African American culture, "Honor!"
Air Date 07/24/2015
A conversation with Misty Copeland, principal dancer in American Ballet Theater.
Air Date 11/21/2003
Author Toni Morrison discusses civil rights, gentrification, and her book, "Love, A Novel."
Air Date 10/17/2016
Issa Rae introduces "Insecure," her HBO comedy series exploring the modern black female experience.
Air Date 06/01/2000
British writer Zadie Smith introduces her debut novel, "White Teeth."
Air Date 05/05/2000
Tony Award-winner Audra McDonald discusses her Broadway career and her new album, "How Glory Goes."
Air Date 01/05/2017
Actor Naomie Harris discusses her most recent movies, "Moonlight" and "Collateral Beauty."
Books, Society, History
Air Date 10/13/2010
Isabel Wilkerson shares her new book—fifteen years in the making—"The Warmth of Other Suns."
Air Date 08/11/2017
Comedian and actor Jessica Williams introduces “The Incredible Jessica James.”
Air Date 10/09/1995
Mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves talks about her signature title role in "Carmen" for the Metropolitan Opera.
Air Date 12/14/2011
Tony Award-winning actress Viola Davis on "The Help," an adaptation of Kathryn Stockett's book of the same name.
Air Date 01/05/2005
Alicia Keys speaks about her life growing up in New York City and her musical career and influences.