Episode 5 – Masha Gessen: What Words Mean
Season 1, Episode 5 • Animation, Documentary, TV-G, 30-Jul-2020
The Russian-born journalist articulates the ways in which truth and language are under assault, by everyone from Vladimir Putin to Donald Trump.
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Episode 6 – Roxane Gay: 'I’m Really B...
Saying no to people, whether personally and professionally, can be difficult. Author and cultural critic Roxane Gay ruminates on the challenges of navigating others’ wants and needs while also staying true to herself and her many gifts.
Episode 7 – Cory Doctorow: How Writin...
The future is never far from Cory Doctorow’s mind. Here, the novelist and activist explains how a deep interrogation of computers and computing in fiction writing might help humanity sidestep the worst that technological progress has to offer.
Episode 8 – Shantell Martin
Who gets to call themselves an artist? The term didn’t come naturally to East London native Shantell Martin, who says the idea of living life as an artist was not something she could totally comprehend while growing up.