Post Tagged with: "interview"

A scene from "Stones in the Sun." (Photo from Woch Nan Soley via Haitian Times)

Haiti Film Captures Voices ‘Left Unheard’

Caribbean, Culture, In the News April 19, 2013 at 3:22 pm

The Haitian Times sits down with Haitian-American filmmaker Patricia Benoit at a recent festival screening of her film, “Stones in the Sun.” The director strives for a complex portrayal of the people of Haiti – starting long before the earthquake.

Jay Caspian Kang, author of "The Dead Do Not Improve"

Korean Perspective on Virginia Tech Massacre

Asian, Crime, Culture, Featured Posts September 24, 2012 at 5:37 pm

The Korea Daily interviews Jay Caspian Kang, author of “The Dead Do Not Improve,” a novel about the Virginia Tech Massacre. Kang says he explored concepts of Korean emotions and how they related to the shooter and the community.

Andrew Friedman is executive director of the Center for Popular Democracy. (Via Queens Latino)

A ‘Progressive Vision’ of Immigrant Advocacy

Labor, Politics July 12, 2012 at 2:31 pm

The lawyer and community organizer Andrew Friedman, co-founder of Make the Road New York and the Center for Popular Democracy, discusses his approach to immigrant advocacy, at the national and New York City levels, with Queens Latino.

Immigrants Skeptical of Obama’s Commitment to Immigration Reform

Immigration, Politics, Video April 25, 2012 at 4:31 pm

The Polish publication Nowy Dziennik covered President Barack Obama’s interview with the Spanish television station Univision last week, in which he discussed immigration reform. Polish-Americans, like other immigrants, remain skeptical of the President’s promises, after what many consider a disappointing first term.

Breaking Bread: David Greaves, Editor of Our Time Press

Breaking Bread: David Greaves, Editor of Our Time Press

African American, Brooklyn, Media February 28, 2012 at 5:23 pm

We begin our “Breaking Bread” lunch interview series with David Greaves, the co-editor of Our Time Press, a Brooklyn-based African-American newspaper that he started 16 years ago.