Tavis talks with comedian Kathy Griffin about her hilarious celebrity encounters from her new text Kathy Griffin's Celebrity Run-Ins.
Sociologist Corey Fields talks about his book, ‘Black Elephants in the Room: The Unexpected Politics of African American Republicans’. Co-host of the podcast, ‘2 Dope Queens’, Phoebe Robinson discusses her book, ‘You Can't Touch My Hair: And Other Things I Still Have to Explain.’ Oscar- and Grammy- award winning songwriter Carole Bayer Sager reflects on her career and Ellis Hall discusses his symphony, ‘Soul Unlimited’. Listen Now
Tavis Smiley has come a long way from his humble beginnings in Gulfport, Mississippi (PDF).
April 4, 1967, Riverside Church in New York City, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his Beyond Vietnam speech to an audience of 3,000. Were you in the audience?
We are looking for personal accounts, photos, and/or news articles of that historic event for use in connection with a PBS Tavis Smiley prime time special. Please only respond if you are willing to permit us to use your story or materials.
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