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This edition: Through a Painter's Eye with Nell Painter

Episode Details

Original tape date: April 26, 2017.

First aired: May 10, 2017.

As a Princeton Professor of history emerita and the author of seven books, most famously The History of White People, Dr. Nell Irvin Painter has made her mark in the world of academia. Now in her 70s she's added acclaimed artist to her list. After going back to earn a degree in fine arts from the Rhode Island School of Design, she has produced great art pieces and art critiques.

Black America host Carol Jenkins sat down with Painter to discuss her voice, her art, and her opinion.

Guest List

Nell Painter Edwards Professor of American History, Emerita, Princeton University