StoryCorps Detroit: How is the Force Today?

When Detroit Institute of Arts Security Guard Roderick Walker greets the Museum’s Director, Salvador Salort-Pons, he asks an important question: “How is the force today?”

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The two colleagues have bonded over the fact that they both believe in the strength of “the force” referenced in Star Wars movies.  In this StoryCorps Detroit segment, Salort-Pons interviews Walker about his life growing up and the role art played in it.

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This post is a part of StoryCorps Detroit.

Giving people of all backgrounds the opportunity to record meaningful conversations, StoryCorps seeks to preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people and create a more just and compassionate world.​ StoryCorps Detroit showcases interviews that were recorded when the MobileBooth stopped in at the Detroit Institute of Arts in the summer of 2017.


 

 

About the Author

Ron Lyons Jr.

Senior Associate Producer

Student interested in all things new media learning from everything around him. Currently making a home at WDET Detroit’s Public Radio Station.

rlyons@rc.edu  

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