Tofu Dave Bellin

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  • Username: dbellin
  • Senior Correspondent
  • Role: Station Program Director

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Caption: Etheridge Knight

PPW - Indiana: Etheridge Knight (54:09)
From: Working Narratives

We travel to Indianapolis, IN to explore the story of literary great Etheridge Knight, who published his first book, the soulful 1968 masterpiece “Poems from Prison,” while ...
Caption: Dwayne Betts

PPW - Washington: A Question of Freedom (54:24)
From: Working Narratives

For D.C. youths who get caught up in the adult system, prison isn’t just an experience, it’s a journey. Because it’s not a full-fledged state, the District of Columbia ...
Caption: The Alabama Prison Arts + Education Project , Credit: The Alabama Prison Arts + Education Project

PPW - Alabama: Black Birds Singing (54:18)
From: Working Narratives

John Lomax and his son Alan toured the South in the 1930s gathering music for the Library of Congress. Life then, and now, can be pretty tough in Alabama prisons. We travel ...
Caption: Lead Belly, Credit: Lead Belly Foundation

PPW - Louisiana: No Longer Invisible (50:03)
From: Working Narratives

We take to the streets of New Orleans, Louisiana to ask folks about their connection to the criminal justice system. In the state of Louisiana, one in 86 adults are in ...
Caption: Voices UnBroken, Credit: Voices UnBroken

PPW - New York: Voices UnBroken (54:52)
From: Working Narratives

A poet famous for writing about the civil rights movement and for epitomizing black arts movement feminism, Sonia Sanchez passed through Attica’s gates 8 years after its ...