- Two films tackling tough subjects
A rebroadcast of parts of conversations with Davis Guggenheim about his new documentary on public education, "Waiting for Superman," and with author Sebastian Junger about "Restrepo," a documentary he directed on the war in Afghanistan.9:06 a.m.
Davis Guggenheim: Director of "Waiting for Superman." His previous books include "An Inconvenient Truth" and "Training Day."
Sebastian Junger: Author of the book "War" and director of "Restrepo." His previous books include "The Perfect Storm."
- Reviving the great American songbook
Songwriter and musician Adam Levy is exploring the great American Songbook, a collection of songs created between 1925 and 1960 that he believes shapes our notions of American music. He performs some classics of the jazz canon live in the Maude Mood Weyerhauser studios, with help from some musical guests.10:06 a.m.
Adam Levy: Singer and songwriter. He is the lead vocalist and guitarist for the Honeydogs.
DeVon Gray: Band member and producer of Heiruspecs.
Desdamona: Hip-hop poet and four-time Minnesota Music Award winner. Her latest album is called "Inkling."
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