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Tavis Smiley; Dr. Cornel West; Ruby Bridges; Jessica Lang Dance; John McCusker

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This week on Inside the Arts, Diane talks with Tavis Smiley and Dr. Cornel West as the nation prepares to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King's birthday. Also, Civil Rights pioneer Ruby Bridges shares her story. Then, Jessica Lang Dance Company makes its debut in New Orleans, and an overlooked jazz trombonist, Kid Ory, gets due recognition.  

Airs Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. and Thursday at 7:35 a.m.
 

"This is NPR's Morning Edition, at 89.9 WWNO. Good Morning, I'm Diane Mack."