Brett Meyers of Youth Radio captures the voices of high schoolers at Hopi High in Arizona as they speak about their connection to the Hopi language.
Tyler Thompson attends the Oakland School for the Arts. He's been learning Chinese since he was young and now can sing complex roles and often is invited to perform for Chinese officials.
Writer Andrew Lam speaks about the possible link between immigrant frustrations and violence.
Tim Doner, 16, has discovered he has a knack for learning languages. He speaks Mandarin, Farsi and more than a dozen others.
One more antiquity to consider: Luc Sante talks about the allure of French writer Félix Fénéon, whose work he translated.
Edward Hoagland, the author of more than 20 books of memoir, essays and novels is an acute observer of nature and human nature.
Sarah Churman lived all of her life unable to hear anything until she saved enough money for a hearing implant.
Edward Boatman started designing symbols to use in his presentations at work, and soon his library grew to hundreds of icons.
Brian Bushway is blind and uses echolocation, a soft clicking sound, to orient himself.
MIT professor and inventor Deb Roy set up cameras and microphones in his house to record the first years of his son’s life. He’s applying what he learned in political advertising.
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