DIY arts spaces are community gathering places where people make and enjoy art and music in a non-traditional setting, oftentimes a home or a warehouse space. Despite the high rents in our region, the scene is thriving.
Guest Host: Rebecca Roberts
Every day, most of us interact with a number of people with whom we’re not particularly ‘close’ — like your regular bus driver or mailman. It might surprise you to learn that these people directly impact the quality of your life. Join us as we explore the surprising role of “consequential strangers.”
- Melinda Blau Co-author "Consequential Strangers: The Power of People Who Don't Seem to Matter. . .But Really Do" (Norton)
- Karen Fingerman Berner-Hanley Professor, Purdue University; Co-author, "Consequential Strangers: The Power of People Who Don't Seem to Matter...But Really Do" (Norton)
Most Recent Shows
George Hawkins is stepping down as head of DC Water, but he leaves at a moment when the agency is facing criticism over how they bill consumers for stormwater runoff.
At-Large D.C. Councilmember David Grosso (I) joins us to talk about the investigation of Ballou High School graduation rates, and the new proof of residency requirements for homeless families.
A new exhibit at The National Museum of Women in The Arts features the often unsung contributions of black women to modern, abstract art.