http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365222124/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe renowned rocker?who describes himself as the progeny in equal measure of Stravinsky and Hendrix?imparts his unique wisdom on resisting pigeonholing.
/episodes/get/12392/episode/12392Tavis Smiley: Drummer-composer Stewart Copeland/episode-player/12392
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365215096/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe real-life hero of "Hotel Rwanda" reflects on his experience, 20 years ago, during one of the worst mass slaughters in modern history.
/episodes/get/12317/episode/12317Tavis Smiley: Hotel manager-turned-hero Paul Rusesabagina/episode-player/12317
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365214064/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe acclaimed author unpacks his text on the single most important piece of legislation passed by Congress in American history?the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
/episodes/get/12318/episode/12318Tavis Smiley: Writer Clay Risen/episode-player/12318
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365210010/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseNow a U.S. citizen, the former child slave opens up about her harrowing real-life story, as detailed in her book, "Hidden Girl," and her subsequent life in the U.S.
/episodes/get/12246/episode/12246Tavis Smiley: Human trafficking survivor-activist Shyima Hall/episode-player/12246
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365205813/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseLong regarded as one of the funniest comedians around, Conway recounts stories from his inspiring memoir, "What's So Funny?"/episodes/get/12176/episode/12176Tavis Smiley: Comedian-actor Tim Conway/episode-player/12176
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365166740/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe world music artist explains how her expansive career is marked as much by her musical achievement as by her passionate advocacy for her Africa homeland./episodes/get/11656http://wgby.org/episode/11656Tavis Smiley: Singer-songwriter Angelique Kidjo/episode-player/11656
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365074631/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe best-selling author, whose work changed publishing and film, describes the premise of her latest novel, "Who Asked You?"
/episodes/get/10190http://wgby.org/episode/10190Tavis Smiley: Terry McMillan/episode-player/10190
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365116766/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe versatile actress discusses her role in the upcoming romantic comedy sequel to the 1999 hit movie, "The Best Man."
/episodes/get/10815http://wgby.org/episode/10815Tavis Smiley: Actress Nia Long/episode-player/10815
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2332693735/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseWilentz, who’s written several books on Haiti, explains why she returns to the subject in her latest text, 'Farewell, Fred Voodoo.'
/episodes/get/8975http://wgby.org/episode/8975Tavis Smiley: Writer Amy Wilentz/episode-player/8975
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365129496/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=falseThe two-time Grammy nominee shares her backstory and demonstrates why she's being called "the new Queen of the Blues," performing a track from her CD, “33 1/3."
/episodes/get/11007http://wgby.org/episode/11007Tavis Smiley: Blues singer Shemekia Copeland/episode-player/11007
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