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Episode #238: A look at artist Carrie Mae Weems staging “Grace Notes: Reflections for Now,” a performance that examines the escalating racial tensions across the United States, and the role of grace in the pursuit of democracy. Although known for her work as a photographer, in “Grace Notes” Weems blends spoken word, music, projected video, and dance to commemorate the tragic deaths of young black men like Michael Brown and Trayvon Martin.

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