BW – EP61: Writing On It All At Governors Island with Artistic Director Alexandra Chasin

In Breaking Walls Episode 61, we head to Governor’s Island to explore the participatory art project Writing On It All, and speak with artistic director Alexandra Chasin. Highlights • An abridged history of Governor’s Island • Audio from “Here,” by Ana-Maurine Lara and LaTasha N. … Read MoreBW – EP61: Writing On It All At Governors Island with Artistic Director Alexandra Chasin

BW – EP60: Home For The Fourth—A History of Radio Programming on Independence Day

On episode 60 of Breaking Walls, we present a look at the history of audio in America on the fourth of July in honor of the 241st anniversary of America’s Independence Day. We’ll laugh, we’ll cry, we’ll get angry, and perhaps, we’ll all be able … Read MoreBW – EP60: Home For The Fourth—A History of Radio Programming on Independence Day

60 Iconic Norman Rockwell Saturday Evening Post Covers

Much ink has been spilled here on The WallBreakers about Norman Rockwell. I’ve always felt that Rockwell beautifully captured an idealistic version of Americana in his paintings. We could absolutely argue that because he wasn’t allowed to paint African Americans until his later years his version of Americana is mostly skewed. … Read More60 Iconic Norman Rockwell Saturday Evening Post Covers