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Writer Jón Kalman Stefánsson: Poetry Makes Prose Deeper | Louisiana Channel

Acclaimed Icelandic writer Jón Kalman Stefánsson shares insights into his creative journey and the intersection of poetry and prose. Stefánsson, known for his evocative...

Artist Ragnar Kjartansson: Advice to the Young | Louisiana Channel

”Be generous with your time. It always pays.” Icelandic artist Ragnar Kjartansson shares his advice for the younger generation of young artists – advice...

Writer Wole Soyinka: Advice to the Young | Louisiana Channel

"Prepare to collect your rejection slips in your cupboard in your drawer and continue writing. It's part of your mementos, it's souvenirs." Nobel Prize...

Strangers in the Family | Writer Claudia Durastanti | Louisiana Channel

Meet acclaimed writer Claudia Durastanti, who delves into the intricacies of her autobiographical novel, "Strangers I Know," in which she describes growing up in...

Artist Barbara Kasten: Advice to the Young | Louisiana Channel

“As long as an artist continues to express themselves, it’s a contribution to the world.” American artist Barbara Kasten shares her advice to aspiring...

Artist Andro Wekua: I Don’t Want to Complicate Things | Louisiana Channel

“The process goes through this in-between space. I don’t want to complicate it.” Georgian artist Andro Wekua shares a glimpse into his practice, which...

Architect Norman Foster: Stay a Student | Louisiana Channel

“If you are not learning, then you are not creative.” Meet iconic British architect Norman Foster, who shares his conviction that you must understand the...

Writer Koleka Putuma: Revealing What Came Before | Louisiana Channel

"The beautiful thing about literature is that it allows room for so much in such a compact form," says South African poet Koleka Putuma,...

Artist Walton Ford on Creativity | Louisiana Channel

“It’s a trendy thing to talk about, but….” Hear great American painter Walton Ford reflect ambivalently upon one of the big buzzwords of our time,...