September 11, 2013 – Segment 4
Actor, narrator, writer, and social commentator Keith Snipes co-hosts our second conversation focused on Black men in the arts. We discuss masculinity, talk about the importance of young people getting involved in the arts, and hear stories from:
- Jerry Prettyman, lifetime visual artist who studied at Morgan State University and MICA;
- Koli Tengella, filmmaker and Executive Director of the The Kujichagulia Theatre Project;
- Bashi Rose, co-founder of the NOMMO Theater, who established D.R.A.M.A, a program that uses theatre and film to work with high school students and incarcerated adults;
- and David “Native Son” Ross, poet and member of the spoken word duo, 5th L .