Kojo speaks with "Speak No Evil" novelist and D.C. native Uzodinma Iweala about his second novel and how his local upbringing affects his storytelling.
They are two of DC’s most devoted citizens — working hard as journalists, activists, historians, and more. Now, Kathy & Sam Smith are pulling up stakes and moving to Maine. We celebrate the past and look to the future, as we talk about the people, places, and personalities that shaped the District.
- Sam Smith Editor, The Progressive Review
- Kathy Smith Washington Historian; and Founding Director, Cultural Tourism DC; Past President, The Historical Society of Washington DC
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