Interview with Arzouma Kompaore, Filmmaker

I really enjoyed my interview with Arzouma Kompaore, a filmmaker who came from Birkina Faso on a Fulbright scholarship to study filmmaking at Rochester Institute of Technology. This warm, funny, engaging man shared fascinating insights on filmmaking in Africa and … Continued

Interview with James Kennedy, Author

I produce Conversations at Creatives at Rochester Community TV (RCTV). Each summer, RCTV collaborates with Writers & Books on a summer camp. Beginning two summers ago, the kids at the camp began creating submissions for the 90-Second Newbery Awards founded by author James Kennedy. The … Continued

Interview with Informed Consent Author Deb Zoe Laufer and with Peter Jemison

I had the wonderful fortune to catch up with author Deb Zoe Laufer while she was here consulting on the world premiere of her play Informed Consent at Geva. I had the double luck of having Seneca artist and Ganondagan’s … Continued