Thomas Haden Church

Actor Thomas Haden Church talks about his acting career and his role in the HBO series “Divorce.”

Thomas Haden Church is an actor who first gained attention for six seasons on NBC’s sitcom “Wings,” followed by two seasons starring opposite Debra Messing on Fox’s “Ned & Stacey.” Other film and television roles have included parts in “Spider-Man 3,” “Easy A” and “Divorce.”

 

Shawn Colvin

Shawn Colvin talks about her 2016 album, what it’s like working with Steve Earle and the modern-day music business.

Shawn Colvin is a singer-songwriter based in Austin, Texas. She has won three Grammy awards, including Song of the Year for her hit “Sunny Came Home.” Colvin’s album titled “Colvin & Earle” was released in 2016. Colvin joined forces with long-time friend and creative partner Steve Earle to create the debut collaborative album.

Lawrence Lessig

Lawrence Lessig is a celebrated academic, an acclaimed author and an energetic activist whose great cause is rights and freedoms in the digital sphere. He’s also increasingly an advocate for accountability in institutions.

Jim Leach

Jim Leach became head of the National Endowment for the Humanities in 2009, after 30 years in Congress. He served until 2013. A Republican, Leach often strayed from the party line and advocates civility – attitudes he vowed to bring to his NEH job.

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