Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen
About This Show
In this new kind of interview show, Randy Cohen talks to guests about a person, a place, and a thing they feel strongly about. The result: surprising stories from great talkers. Learn more at http://personplacething.org/
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Kameelah Janan Rasheed and Marwa Helal
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Surely a Muslim TSA agent will be sensitive to the feelings of Muslim travellers. And by “surely,” I mean “surely not.” Writer Marwa Helal and artist Kameelah Janan Rasheed relate their encounters with the TSA, disheartening stories delightfully told. Plus tales of the weight room and the irrational fear of Egyptian pumpkin seeds. A conversation at the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s outpost on Governors Island with music from Kevin Nathaniel Hylton, who inspired little fear and much affection.