On election night, Tavis continues his conversation with the outspoken filmmaker and history professor as they help clarify U.S. history.
The Oscar-winning filmmaker and noted historian explain their collaboration on the text and companion Showtime project, The Untold History of the United States, and bring some historical perspective to this year’s presidential race.
Friedman shares stories from his text, Forget About Today, in which he examines the enduring legacy of folk rock superstar, Bob Dylan.
A leading voice on the digital revolution in medicine, Dr. Topol talks about his text, The Creative Destruction of Medicine.
The Harvard sociologist explains her new text, Exit: The Endings that Set Us Free.
The education pioneer relates his vision for the future, as detailed in his text, The One World Schoolhouse.
The inventive storyteller and English professor explains the premise of his new novel, San Miguel.
The politics professor examines the role of social justice issues in the presidential campaign and discusses his text, The 100 Greatest Americans of the 20th Century.
Check out the gallery featuring some of October 2012’s guests.
Here’s a roundup of all the guests that graced the couch on the Tavis Smiley set in September 2012.