February 18, 19 & 22 Premiere
Poet Stephen Dunn, Photographer Todd Darling, Middle School Boys Dance, and Indian Carnatic Music
Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Stephen Dunn at his home in Frostburg, MD and at the 25th anniversary of Stockton University's "Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway," an 3-day series of intensive workshops. On location with photographer Todd R. Darling as he creates a portrait of the city of Paterson and its people, inspired by the poet William Carlos Williams. Todd received the British Journal of Photography 2017 Breakthrough Award. Visit the all-boys 8th Grade Advanced Dance Class at Franklin Middle School, one of the few schools in America where dance is taught on a level with music and the visual arts. Plus, Aisvarya Chandrasekar, a Rutgers University engineering student who has been learning to sing Southern India’s classical Carnatic music since age 6. Now, she's an apprentice with master teacher Rajeswari Satish.