Join us for a series of podcasts featuring artists and arts leaders! 

A critically acclaimed theater director. A poet and TED Global Fellow. An award-winning composer. Join the artistic leadership trio of Kamilah Forbes, Marc Bamuthi Joseph, and Paola Prestini—from the Apollo Theater, the Kennedy Center, and National Sawdust—for an engaging series of conversations exploring the role of artistic intellect and national strategic leadership in the pursuit of inspiration for all.

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