|Selected Shorts: An Evening with Richard Ford|
Moving tales of growing up, relationships and learning to drive, selected and introduced by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Rock Springs, Independence Day and the new and acclaimed novel, Canada. David Strathairn (Lincoln; Good Night, and Good Luck), Carrie Preston (True Blood, The Good Wife), and Dawn Akemi Saito will read stories by Ford, Robert Olen Butler and Binnie Kirshenbaum. Hosted by BD Wong.
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|Global Salon: Los Colombian Roots|
World Music Institute
A collective of Colombian-born, New York-based musicians pay homage to the Afro-Colombian folkloric music that has given birth to cumbia, and serves as the basis and inspiration for their various contemporary bands (MAKU Sound System, La Cumbiamba Eneye, Dilema Astronauta, and Rebolu).See More...