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Craft & Career – J.M. DeMatteis, writer, comic-book creator – Part 2



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.

We welcome back J.M. DeMatteis, legendary comic book creator and prolific writer, to dig beneath the surface of the freelance artists journey… with some suitably DeMatteis-style creative mysticism thrown in for inspiration.

More guest info: http://www.jmdematteis.com


Craft & Career With J.M. DeMatteis, Writer, Comic Book Creator – Part 1



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together. This week we welcome J.M. DeMatteis, legendary comic book creator and prolific writer, to discuss the creative freelancer’s journey.

More guest info: www.jmdematteis.com


Craft & Career with Ari Edelson ’98, Producing Artistic Director, The Orchard Project



The Craft & Career series connects with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their careers, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.

We welcome back producer, director and artistic director for The Orchard Project, Ari Edelson ’98, to take the ongoing pulse of NY theater and media, and consider the unavoidably entrepreneurial nature of the creative professions.


Craft & Career with Ari Edelson ’98, Producing Artistic Director, The Orchard Project



Welcome back to the Craft & Career series, where we connect with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, inviting our guests to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their career, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.

This week we’ll be discussing the current landscape of the NY theater and artistic non-profit space with Ari Edelson ’98, producer, director and artistic director for The Orchard Project.


Craft & Career with Hanoi Hantrakul ’15, AI Research Scientist, Composer, and Cultural Technologist – Part 2



We welcome back composer, AI researcher, and cultural technologist Hanoi Hantrakul ’15, to dig deeper into that fertile ground between the arts and sciences, and discuss trends and recommendations within these collaborative but fluid fields.

More guest info: lh-hantrakul.com/; and associated projects: yaboihanoi.com/; Spotify


Craft & Career with Hanoi Hantrakul ’15, AI Research Scientist, Composer, and Cultural Technologist



Welcome back to the Craft & Career series, where we connect with professional creatives from the arts, entertainment, and media industries, inviting our guests to discuss the nuances of their craft, the reality of their career, and how, in often surprising ways, these two concerns can work together.

This week we’ll be discussing the unique and fertile ground lying between the arts and sciences with multimodal composer, AI researcher, and cultural technologist Hanoi Hantrakul ’15.

More guest info: lh-hantrakul.com/;

and associated projects: yaboihanoi.com/; Spotify


Expanding Access to Quality Afterschool Programs with Jodi Grant



Jodi Grant, Executive Director of the Afterschool Alliance, discusses collaborating with policy makers at all levels of government and afterschool programs across the United States to improve childhood education and equal access to opportunity, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Promoting Racial Justice with Patricia N Okonta YC ’15



Judicial Law Clerk for the U.S. Court of Appeals Patricia N Okonta discusses how the law can be used to improve systems of democracy and justice.