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Danny on Danny Harris

Danny Harris interviews Danny Harris.

Marek on Listening to George Clooney

One day, I was playing basketball with George Clooney and he asked me, through a friend because I didn't speak Engl...

Michael on Architecture

For me, architecture is sculptural. It is not a static thing. We have a great deal of responsibility for how our sc...

Jewell on Oral Histories

Foreign Service wives had, in my day, been very quiet because they did not want their words or actions to reflect o...

Jair on Authenticity

I wanted to work in the neighborhoods where I thought one could create authentic places, areas like Shaw and U Stre...