The Sound of Applause, ideastream’s weekday radio magazine, celebrates the visual and performing arts, explores cultural trends, and examines current events through an artistic lens.
Dee Perry shares her interview with Anisfield-Wolf Award-winning poet - Derek Walcott - prior to Karamu event in his name. Plus we hear from the organizers of the Karamu House tribute this legendary poet featuring the new documentary - “Poetry Is An Island”. And we introduce you to Cleveland R&B singer Antoine Dunn who shares music from his debut CD - Truth of The Matter - at Nighttown.
Derek Walcott, poet
Terrence Spivey, Karamu House
Karen Long, Anisfield-Wolf Awards
Mary Kanieski, co-coordinator
Antoine Dunn, musician