Anna Deveare Smith appears in the following:
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Playwright and actress Anna Deavere Smith is known for her documentary-style plays about race in America. Here, she reflects on the narrative out of Ferguson.
Monday, June 18, 2012
When Rodney King was beaten by the Los Angeles Police Department in 1991, it set off a series of events that lead to the LA riots the following year. King was found dead early yesterday morning at the bottom of his swimming pool. Police are investigating the death as a drowning, without any evidence of foul play.
Friday, January 01, 2010
It's the beginning of a new decade. Advocate and author Ralph Nader
proposes a utopian future; performer Anna Deveare Smith
explores human resiliency; president and CEO of The Aspen Institute Walter Isaacson
discusses leadership; Rufus Griscom
, founder of the website babble.com talks about good and bad parenting; honoring Basement Bhangra; ...