In addition to being an accomplished writer, frequent Commonweal contributor Clifford Thompson is also a self-taught painter.
On this episode, Thompson speaks with associate editor Griffin Oleynick about his first solo gallery show in New York City.
Using Thompson’s art as a jumping-off point, they touch on a range of topics, including music, film, graphic novels, race, and the madness of American politics.
Then, in a special segment, Kaya Oakes speaks briefly with special projects editor Miles Doyle about Doris Grumbach’s memorable portrait of Dorothy Day.
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