Capturing the American Artistic Experience
Discover American Modernism
The Urgent Need for Justice Reform in America
Learn about the justice system— inside and out.
A Freedom Rider Remembers
Experience the Civil Rights Movement through a first-hand account.
The Life and Work of Andrew Wyeth
Find out what it’s like to grow up in the “first family of American art.”
The Lasting Impact of Child Maltreatment
How does chlildhood abuse impact life as an adult?
Linda Patterson Miller
Writers of the Lost Generation
How did the relationships of America’s great writers affect their work?
The Sex-Wise Parent
The way you talk with your children about sex could save them from serious harm.
The “T” Community
Gain a better understanding of what it means to be a transgender person.
America’s Role in the World
Learn about the relationship between foreign policy and nuclear weapons.
Discover what’s being done to stop the spread of infectious diseases.
- 13 Indigenous Grandmothers
- Activism/Civil Rights Movement
- American Indian Identity
- Art & Design, Publishing
- Art, Caregiving
- Art, Filmmaking
- Black Middle Class
- Child Abuse
- Chinese Culture
- Climate Change
DISCUSSIONThe Next Documentary
Which visual artist would you like to see Michael Maglaras focus his camera on for his next documentary?
ABOUT THE EPISODE
Michael Maglaras turned his passion for artists Marsden Hartley, John Marin, and Lynd Ward into what critics call “virtuoso filmmaking.” He discusses his latest documentary, O Brother Man: The Art and Life of Lynd Ward.
For a captioned version of this interview, go to YouTube.
ABOUT THE GUEST
Michael Maglaras is the founder of 217 Records and 217 Films and has directed a number of documentaries on American Modernism, including: Visible Silence: Marsden Hartley, Painter and Poet; John Marin: Let the Paint be Paint!; and O Brother Man: The Art and Life of Lynd Ward.
An avid gardener and chef, Maglaras shares his personal and artistic life with his wife, Terri Templeton, who is executive producer of both 217 Records and 217 Films. They divide their time between homes in Connecticut and New Hampshire.
More About Maglaras
More About the Artists
PENN STATE CONNECTION
WHERE TO WATCH
Thursday, March 28 at 8pm
ABOUT THE HOST
Veteran interviewer Patty Satalia hosts in-depth conversations with a broad range of remarkable people.