WFIU: Profiles Interviews
By WFIU Public Media (wfiu.org)
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A weekly one hour program, Profiles features a new guest each week, ranging from painters to journalists, delving into the person behind the persona. This in-depth examination of individuals from a variety of backgrounds, seeks to inform and entertain. Profiles is a production of WFIU Public Media from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana.
||Migration Scholar Loren Landau||Patrick O’Meara speaks with Loren Landau, the Henry J. Leir Chair in Migration Studies at Tufts University.||22 11 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Painter Robert Barnes and Law Journalist Dahlia Lithwick||In this two-part Profiles, we interview a popular legal correspondent and the man called the “most famous unknown painter in America.”||15 11 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Filmmakers Ja’Tovia Gary, Stefani Saintonge, and Penelope Spheeris||Ja’Tovia Gary, Stefani Saintonge, and Penelope Spheeris took part in Directed by Women, a two-week festival at the IU Cinema.||9 11 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Historian Joanna Bourke||IU Professor of History Mark Roseman hosts an interview with English historian Joanna Bourke.||25 10 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Robert Barnes Paints Outside the Lines||Blending representational and abstract art, symbolism and formalism, Robert Barnes paints outside the party lines.||23 10 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Journalist Dahlia Lithwick Demystifies the Supreme Court||Jurisprudence writer Dahlia Lithwick talks about the Supreme Court without pomp and circumstance to reveal how their decisions affect people's everyday lives.||2 10 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||John Waters: 50 Years of Filth Elder Status||"Divine wanted to be Elizabeth Taylor [and] I wanted to make exploitation movies for art theaters."||28 9 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Food Writer Claudia Roden||Profiles presents two guests who participated in IU’s Themester “Eat, Drink, Think: Food from Art to Science.”||27 9 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Psychologist Larry Barsalou||Professor Rob Goldstone interviews psychologist and cognitive scientist Lawrence W. Barsalou.||27 9 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Director Penelope Spheeris: Thriving in Chaos||"I feel prouder of the "Decline" series than any of my other work because they did what I wanted to do in life—to study human behavior."||24 9 2015||Free||View In iTunes|