About Anne @Annedavenport
Anne Azzi Davenport is the Senior Coordinating Producer of Canvas.
Anne’s Recent Stories
Arts Mar 11Weekly Poem: ‘Emptiness Falls’
Gretel Ehrlich is best known for her nature and travel writing. She's authored 13 books, including three of poetry. Her most recent book is "Facing the Wave: A Journey in the Wake of the Tsunami."…
Arts Mar 08Friday on the NewsHour: Poet Gretel Ehrlich Revisits Japan’s Tsunami
Gretel Ehrlich reads more from her book, "Facing the Wave: A Journey in the Wake of the Tsunami."…
World Nov 20Q&A: Syrian Refugee Camps Struggle to Prepare for Winter
Syrian refugees near the border with Turkey on Oct. 31. Photo by Hamzeh Al-Binshi/Shaam News Network/Handout via Reuters. As the fighting in Syria continues, hundreds of thousands of civilians have fled their torched homes and battered neighborhoods to find refuge…
Arts Oct 23Tuesday on the NewsHour: Philip Glass
More of Jeffrey Brown's interview with Philip Glass.
Arts Jul 06Castleton Festival Is Part Celebration, Part Training Ground for Musicians and Singers
In central Virginia's Rappahanock County, the four-year-old Castleton Festival is part traditional summer music festival and part music training program. Jeffrey Brown talks to founder and renowned conductor Lorin Maazel.
Arts May 29Tuesday on the NewsHour: Toni Morrison
Toni Morrison reads an excerpt from her novel "Home."…
Arts May 25Friday on the NewsHour: Stephen Greenblatt, Author of ‘The Swerve’
Pulitzer prize-winning author Stephen Greenblatt reads an excerpt of "The Swerve."…
Arts May 0440 Years After Gaye’s Hit, John Legend Explores ‘What’s Going On…Now’
Jeffrey Brown talks to singer-songwriter John Legend and producer Harry Weinger about Marvin Gaye's hit record, "What's Going On," on its 40th anniversary.
Arts Jul 08Historian David McCullough’s ‘The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris’
More of Jeffrey Brown's conversation with historian David McCullough, author of "The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris."…
Arts Feb 28Monday on the NewsHour: A Look at ‘Parazit’
More of Jeffrey Brown's conversation with "Parazit" duo Kambiz Hosseini and Saman Arbabi.