Articulate With Jim Cotter

Journalist Jim Cotter explores the variety, quality and heritage of creativity in Philadelphia and beyond. Featuring a wide variety of artists from a diverse range of disciplines and locations, the series explores life through art, culture and creative expression. Guests featured throughout the series include environmental artist Brandon Ballengee, quilter Dindga McCannon, music producer Ian Brennan, choreographer Kyle Abraham, Pulitzer Prize-winning musician Caroline Shaw and American opera singer Renée Fleming.

Schedule

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    It's All Between Their Ears

    Thursday
    Apr 22

    30 Minutes

    Writer Olivia Laing; musician Bill Fontana; Merrill Garbus of Tune-Yards.
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    Redefining Possible

    Thursday
    Apr 22

    30 Minutes

    Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo; lexicographer and writer Kory Stamper; former NASA physicist Robert J. Lang.
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    Roads Less Traveled

    Friday
    Apr 23

    30 Minutes

    U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith; composer David Lang; rapper Mike Eagle's style of humor-infused, socially aware hip-hop.
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    Journeys in Time & Space

    Friday
    Apr 23

    30 Minutes

    Guitarist Kaki King; Thi Bui's graphic memoir about her family's journey from war-torn Vietnam.
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    Living Legacies

    Sunday
    Apr 25

    30 Minutes

    Ninety-year-old graphic designer Milton Glaser; Camille Brown integrates black social dance traditions into modern choreography; Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Julia Wolfe.
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    As If by Fate

    Monday
    Apr 26

    30 Minutes

    Writer Erika Sanchez; visual artist Masatoshi Izumi; singer Shawn Colvin.
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    The Wildest Dreamers

    Monday
    Apr 26

    30 Minutes

    Actor/playwright Taylor Mac; children's author Holly Black; Vieux Farka Toure pursues music like his father did.
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    Articulate in San Francisco

    Tuesday
    Apr 27

    30 Minutes

    Playwright and hip-hop poet Marc Bamuthi Joseph.
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    Unique Perspectives

    Tuesday
    Apr 27

    30 Minutes

    Conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin; typographer Tobias Frere-Jones; singer Hayley Kiyoko.
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    Experiments Gone Right

    Wednesday
    Apr 28

    30 Minutes

    Pritzker Prize-winning architect Balkrishna Doshi; actor-director Josh Radnor; singer-songwriter Ben Lee.
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    The Seekers

    Wednesday
    Apr 28

    30 Minutes

    The music of They Might Be Giants; the work of writer Sylvia Plath; an artist falls in love with an engineer.
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    The Pursuit of New Truths

    Thursday
    Apr 29

    30 Minutes

    Music has been a profession and salvation for Hélène Grimaud; Sarah Williams Goldhagen sets out to fix architecture; cartoonist Scott McCloud.
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    Articulate in Philadelphia

    Thursday
    Apr 29

    30 Minutes

    Cellist David Finckel's love for his life and music.
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    Halloween Special

    Friday
    Apr 30

    30 Minutes

    H.P. Lovecraft's intergenerational legacy of horror; humanity's greatest fear is not the unknown, but the certainty of mortality.
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    Black History Month

    Friday
    Apr 30

    30 Minutes

    Despite facing adversity, painter Moe Brooker says he's also lucky; art quilting pioneer Dindga McCannon.
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    Seeing & Being Seen

    Sunday
    May 2

    30 Minutes

    Tony Award-winning director Kenny Leon; children's author and illustrator Sophie Blackall.
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    Valentine's Day

    Monday
    May 3

    30 Minutes

    Courtship on the phone; the tango is a complex and seductive dance.
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    Earth Day

    Monday
    May 3

    30 Minutes

    Brandon Ballengée's art and scientific research generate understanding and awareness of endangered species; furniture maker Mira Nakashima continues her father's legacy.
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    Idealistic Icons

    Tuesday
    May 4

    30 Minutes

    Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy; architect Frank Lloyd Wright.
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    Living Legacies

    Tuesday
    May 4

    30 Minutes

    Ninety-year-old graphic designer Milton Glaser; Camille Brown integrates black social dance traditions into modern choreography; Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Julia Wolfe.

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