An unforgettable memoir of growing up black in the 1930s and 1940s in a tiny Arkansas town where Angelou's grandmother's store was the heart of the community and white people seemed as strange as aliens from another planet.
With the the LearnOutLoud Biography podcast series we will explore the lives of notable people throughout history.
The lives and music of the great composers of classical music unfold in this entertaining account, introduced by the conductor and musical personality Marin Alsop....
Arnold Rampersad discusses his new book, Ralph Ellison: A Biography. Georgia Center for the Book presents the acclaimed writer as part of the Decatur Arts Festival celebration.
Salinger remains, astonishingly, an enigma. The complex and contradictory human being behind the myth has never been revealed.
On Sunday, December 5th, author Tom Wolfe was our guest on In Depth.
Had Geoffrey Chaucer not written, or not written so well, the last 600 years of English literature would have been decidedly different. His creative style and use of language served as one of the primary foundations on which later writers built.
Lectures on Shakespeare and readings of his best works.
Wassily Kandinsky, a Russian-born artist, was one of the first creators of pure abstraction in modern painting.
In this lecture professor Timothy Shutt provides an overview of the life and literature of C.S. Lewis. He mentions various viewpoints that people have had about Lewis and says why he thinks Lewis is more popular now than he was in his time.