• Articulate -- Elizabeth Acevedo’s Literary Realizations
    S5 E19: Elizabeth Acevedo’s Literary Realizations
    As a grownup, Elizabeth Acevedo realized that the books she had needed as a ...
    As a grownup, Elizabeth Acevedo realized that the books she had needed as a child still didn’t exist. So she wrote them herself.
    0:07:07
  • Articulate -- John Darnielle: From Self-Destruction To Self-Construction
    S5 E19: John Darnielle: From Self-Destruction To Self-Construction
    John Darnielle has excelled as a front-man, songwriter and author, by overcoming ...
    John Darnielle has excelled as a front-man, songwriter and author, by overcoming an innately self-destructive personality.
    0:12:26
  • Articulate -- Rhiannon Giddens' Living History
    S5 E18: Rhiannon Giddens' Living History
    Singer, instrumentalist and folk historian Rhiannon Giddens is on a musical ...
    Singer, instrumentalist and folk historian Rhiannon Giddens is on a musical mission, to remind us of what we all share. Regardless of who we are or where we're from.
    0:12:46
  • Articulate -- Aaron Sorkin’s Second Act
    S5 E18: Aaron Sorkin’s Second Act
    Aaron Sorkin is best known for his award-winning screenwriting- A Few Good Men, ...
    Aaron Sorkin is best known for his award-winning screenwriting- A Few Good Men, The West Wing, Moneyball, The Newsroom. But his first love is the theater.
    0:12:24
  • Articulate -- Natasha Trethewey’s Redemption
    S5 E16: Natasha Trethewey’s Redemption
    Natasha Trethewey coped with the tragedies of her young life by turning them ...
    Natasha Trethewey coped with the tragedies of her young life by turning them into exceptional poetry. But those wounds will never fully heal.
    0:10:54
  • Articulate -- Pam Tanowitz: Out of the Shadows
    S5 E16: Pam Tanowitz: Out of the Shadows
    Pam Tanowitz is among the finest choreographers in modern dance. But she refuses ...
    Pam Tanowitz is among the finest choreographers in modern dance. But she refuses to put her feet up.
    0:08:31
  • Articulate -- KT Tunstall: From the Ashes
    S5 E16: KT Tunstall: From the Ashes
    The Scottish singer-songwriter KT Tunstall realized she was becoming a pop music ...
    The Scottish singer-songwriter KT Tunstall realized she was becoming a pop music cliché– on top, but unhappy. Tori Marchiony reports, that it was then she decided it was time to change.
    0:07:06
  • Articulate -- Stephanie Blythe: Uncaged
    S5 E15: Stephanie Blythe: Uncaged
    Stephanie Blythe: Uncaged Stephanie Blythe was one of the fastest rising stars ...
    Stephanie Blythe: Uncaged Stephanie Blythe was one of the fastest rising stars in opera when an anxiety disorder threatened to take her down. But she refused to let it be her undoing.
    0:08:33
  • Articulate -- (What’s So Funny About) Nick Lowe
    S5 E15: (What’s So Funny About) Nick Lowe
    (What’s So Funny About) Nick Lowe: As a young singer-songwriter, Nick Lowe was ...
    (What’s So Funny About) Nick Lowe: As a young singer-songwriter, Nick Lowe was preoccupied with looking cool and getting famous. But, as Tori Marchiony reports, he didn't REALLY find his groove ...
    0:09:40
  • Articulate -- Diana Al-Hadid: Excavating the Muse
    S5 E15: Diana Al-Hadid: Excavating the Muse
    Diana Al-Hadid: Excavating the Muse The story of Gradiva– a sculpture that ...
    Diana Al-Hadid: Excavating the Muse The story of Gradiva– a sculpture that came to life captured public imagination at the start of the 20th century. Today, the artist Diana Al-Hadid has ...
    0:07:37
  • Articulate -- Donald Nally: Voice of Reason
    S5 E14: Donald Nally: Voice of Reason
    Donald Nally, conductor of the groundbreaking chamber choir, The Crossing, ...
    Donald Nally, conductor of the groundbreaking chamber choir, The Crossing, doesn’t just want audiences to listen– he wants them to think. And, about real-world issues and events.
    0:06:31
  • Articulate -- Stefan Sagmeister: The Pursuit of Happiness and Beauty
    S5 E14: Stefan Sagmeister: The Pursuit of Happiness and Beauty
    Stefan Sagmeister has spent the past 40-odd years demonstrating how graphic ...
    Stefan Sagmeister has spent the past 40-odd years demonstrating how graphic design can make even the most abstract ideas tangible. And he does it with his own unique style– his own idiom.
    0:07:27
  • Articulate -- Marina Benjamin Goes All In
    S5 E14: Marina Benjamin Goes All In
    Marina Benjamin writes to parse the questions that loom largest in her life. ...
    Marina Benjamin writes to parse the questions that loom largest in her life. It’s a self-examination, yes. But never self-obsession.
    0:11:45
  • Articulate -- Ralph Steadman: Godfather of Gonzo
    S5 E12: Ralph Steadman: Godfather of Gonzo
    With his spindly, whimsical characters, illustrator Ralph Steadman created one ...
    With his spindly, whimsical characters, illustrator Ralph Steadman created one of the most identifiable visual styles of the 20th century.
    0:06:15
  • Articulate -- Michelle Dorrance: Step by Step
    S5 E12: Michelle Dorrance: Step by Step
    Michelle Dorrance is an embodiment of the history of tap dance– a uniquely ...
    Michelle Dorrance is an embodiment of the history of tap dance– a uniquely American art form.
    0:08:36
  • Articulate -- Sarah Ruhl: She Ruhls
    S5 E12: Sarah Ruhl: She Ruhls
    The works of playwright Sarah Ruhl rewrite history, and document tragedies from ...
    The works of playwright Sarah Ruhl rewrite history, and document tragedies from her own life.
    0:11:49
  • Articulate -- Dean Friedman: Ariel, Fries, Synthesize
    S5 E11: Dean Friedman: Ariel, Fries, Synthesize
    For more than 4 decades, Dean Friedman has been reinventing himself creatively. ...
    For more than 4 decades, Dean Friedman has been reinventing himself creatively. But at heart, he’s still a singer-songwriter.
    0:11:30
  • Articulate -- Alice McDermott: Of Saints and Scholars
    S5 E11: Alice McDermott: Of Saints and Scholars
    The writings of Alice McDermott uniquely express a particular form of ...
    The writings of Alice McDermott uniquely express a particular form of Irish-American identity.
    0:07:23
  • Articulate -- Thomas Heatherwick's Everyday Magic
    S5 E11: Thomas Heatherwick's Everyday Magic
    Thomas Heatherwick is the wunderkind of large-scale 21st century design. He is ...
    Thomas Heatherwick is the wunderkind of large-scale 21st century design. He is equally revered and resented.
    0:07:11
  • Articulate -- Michael Bierut: Maverick Brander
    S5 E10: Michael Bierut: Maverick Brander
    When companies need help refining or defining their identity, they call Michael ...
    When companies need help refining or defining their identity, they call Michael Bierut.
    0:06:44
  • Articulate -- Lily Allen the Agitator
    S5 E10: Lily Allen the Agitator
    A decade on, the British pop star Lily Allen is still as forthright as ever- in ...
    A decade on, the British pop star Lily Allen is still as forthright as ever- in her lyrics and her personal life.
    0:08:54