Dafnis Prieto is jazz percussionist whose language is music. Born in Cuba, living in New York and a performer the world over, Dafnis talks with Dick Gordon about his revolutionary rhythms that earned him a 2011 Macarthur Genius Grant.
Radio producer Sean Cole is a poet (and he knows what you think of poets). One night, drunk and stumbling along the Hudson River with his friend Malissa O’Donnell, he discovered a monument to two of his poetry heroes. See more photos here.