September 2016 Play For Me Archives

When last we spoke, John Shulman had just finished penning his book "Minnissippi" — introducing you to Carman, a Harvard-educated sister from Brooklyn who lands in the Midwest amidst an unspeakable evil that threatens to tear asunder the Black community.  Now, welcome to our conversation about Domestics the movie.

This program aired on both the 9/13 & 9/20:  Ethiopian-born, American-raised actor and playwright Antu Yacob wrote and directed the criticially-acclaimed play Mourning Sun

The recipient of the 2016 Most Promising Young Poet Award bestowed by the Academy of American Poets,

Saint Paul's born-and-raised poet Donte Collins recites from the heart

Old Rondo

What the Dead Know by Heart

Love Is Thicker

and talks about personal and community creative enterprise.