Interview with Trustees Without Borders & Community Voices at Virginia Tech, March 22, 2016

A discussion of Dust in the Bottomland, environmental and social justice, classical music, aesthetics and identity as part of Nate and my 2016 residency at Virginia Tech. Read a news article about our work and residency here.


A Mountain Talk Special: Dust in the Bottomland on WMMT Mountain Community Radio 88.7, June 13, 2014

Broadcast of Dust in the Bottomland (recorded March 2014) on Appalshop’s Radio show Mountain Talk, a weekly program for community discussion in central Appalachia. Interview begins at 39:03, after the complete recording. Composer Nate May and I discuss the work, its inception, and thoughts on the role of the arts in economic transition in central Appalachia with acclaimed documentary film-maker Mimi Pickering.