The Marc Steiner Show

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Art-Part’heid: Bridging the Gap of Disparities in the Baltimore Art Scene

Station North Arts and Entertainment DistrictJanuary 29, 2015 – Segment 4

We discuss an important event this Sunday at the 2640 Space: Art-Part’heid: Bridging the Gap of Disparities in the Baltimore Art Scene, a panel discussion and community dialogue on race, power, privilege, exclusion and shared wealth.

With: Mia Loving Curator and Founder of Invisible Majority, a creative community incubator; Michelle Gomez, independent curator who works collaboratively with under-represented audiences on community-focused exhibitions in Baltimore; Sophia Mak, artist, dancer, performer, educator, activist, and Program Manager at 901 Arts, a youth community arts organization; and Abdu Ali, musician and writer.

The Story Of The Desegregation Of Gwynn Oak Park

gwynnoakprotestorsApril 24, 2013 – Segment 3

We turn to an important piece of Baltimore Civil Rights history as we talk with filmmaker Pete O’Neal about his new documentary, All the King’s Horses: The Story of Gwynn Oak Park. The  film explores the struggle in the 1960s to desegregate Baltimore’s Gwynn Oak Park, and features an interview with our own Marc Steiner. All the King’s Horses debuted today at Morgan State University’s Student Center Theatre. We will also hear from Pace McConkie, Founder and firector of the Robert M. Bell Center for Civil Rights Education at Morgan State University.




Segregation In Maryland Schools

schoolApril 23, 2013 – Segment 5

We discuss segregation based on race and class in Maryland public schools. Our panel includes Thurman Bridges, Associate Professor of Teacher Education at Morgan State University; Dr. Jeff Menzise, licensed school psychologist in Washington, DC and author of Dumbin’ Down: Reflections on the Mis-Education of the Negro; and Kenneth Haines, president of the Prince George’s County Educator’s Association.