About this show
Video essays that explore the intersection of art, culture, and big ideas written & produced by FEE's Director of Media, Sean W. Malone.
How Musicians Smashed The Cultural Barrier
February 1, 2018
Music is one of the greatest tools for cross-cultural communication that humans have ever created. Society resisted racial integration for nearly its entire existence. And of course it wasn’t politicians who introduced change and progress—it was actually musicians. Innovative musicians preceding the civil rights movement set the tone for how we now connect with individuals who look different from us. After all, the only thing that matters to music lovers is how the music makes you feel.
Written & Produced by Sean W. Malone
Edited by Jaye Davidson & Sean W. Malone