Hidden River

Davetta Cook Lee and Jonathan Lee

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Davetta serves as an attorney in Mississippi and the Executive Director for the Access to Justice Commission, and Johnathan is the owner of Mississippi Products, Inc. 

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Marcia

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Marcia Grant of Stonebridge Elementary School talks inspirations, ideas, and drop out prevention for the Teacher Wall.

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Jason Pyinfamous Thompson

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Jason is an MC, as well as a Co-Owner of Fahrenheight Creative Group and 106 Lounge. 

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Big K.R.I.T.

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Although Def Jam recording artist Big K.R.I.T. started his career as a teenager, he decided early on he was going to finish school.

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Geraldine Brookins

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Geraldine Brookins serves as president of Changing Dynamics, a management consulting firm in Jackson, Miss.

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Adrienne

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Adrienne Williams of Bolton Edwards Elementary School talks inspirations, ideas, and drop out prevention for the Teacher Wall.

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Brandon

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Brandon Cline of Brandon Elementary School talks inspirations, ideas, and drop out prevention for the Teacher Wall.

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Short Story Writers

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Guest(s): Alistair MacLeod, Mary Ward Brown, Steve Yarbrough This episode of “Writers” moves from the topic of racial reconciliation, to the writing of place, to individual writing styles and the elegance and solitude of writing. These three masters talk about bad reviews, how they came to be writers, and the nature of the short story.

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Skipp

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Jackson-born artist Skipp barely graduated high school with a 1.4 grade point average. After a push from his mother, he enrolled in college and began to realize his abilities. He explains that education “separates average men from great ones.”

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Humor

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Host: Gene Edward Guest(s): Roy Blount Jr., Jill Conner Browne, Julia Reed

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