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Anna Deavere Smith on developing emotional capacity as an artist

Jun 15, 2020

"Maybe now we should say something about art." Anna Deavere Smith talks with with EW's Sarah Rodman on developing an emotional capacity as an artist, and reads a beautiful quote from Kristin Linklater. "The purpose of growing as a human being must be to look at and listen to the whole human condition with increased understanding and compassion and, in the case of the artist, to shed an ever brighter light on the causes of humanity's more egregious errors." 

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