Articulate with Jim Cotter

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From Prodigies to Paragons

26m 46s

Yaa Gyasi and Sarah Jarosz were recognized early for their gifts. Now they are becoming role models. As a child, Ghanaian American writer Yaa Gyasi’s family moved often, a boon for a young girl curious about who she might become. Singer-songwriter Sara Jarosz, now in her 30s, is finally getting to cast aside her identity as a child prodigy.

Episodes

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    From Prodigies to Paragons

    S9 E901 - 26m 46s

    Yaa Gyasi and Sarah Jarosz were recognized early for their gifts. Now they are becoming role models. As a child, Ghanaian American writer Yaa Gyasi’s family moved often, a boon for a young girl curious about who she might become. Singer-songwriter Sara Jarosz, now in her 30s, is finally getting to cast aside her identity as a child prodigy.

Schedule

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    Pain and Patience

    Sunday
    Sep 25

    30 Minutes

    Pain is an inevitable part of the human experience; violinist Gil Shaham.
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    Lateral Visions

    Sunday
    Oct 2

    30 Minutes

    Novelist Veronica Roth; pianist Amy Yang.
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    In the Eye of the Beholder

    Sunday
    Oct 9

    30 Minutes

    When beauty fades it can leave an unfillable void.

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