Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One
This award-winning series features provocative, in-depth interviews with a high-profile group of artists, writers, activists and civic leaders. It continues to expand its focus to better reflect the country's growing diversity, with voices representing Latino, African-American and Asian-American perspectives. Host: award-winning journalist and author Maria Hinojosa.
Maria Hinojosa: One-On-One Previous Broadcasts
Shoshana Johnson (Episode #507H)
KQED World: Sat, Jun 28, 2014 -- 5:30 PM
The United States' first black female prisoner of war (captured with Jessica Lynch and others of the 507th Maintenance Company) relives the military ordeal that changed her life forever, and discusses the role of women in combat and the stigma related to psychological injuries.
Wes Studi (Episode #515H)
KQED World: Sat, Jun 28, 2014 -- 8:30 AM
Native American activist, children's book author and actor Wes Studi (The Last of the Mohicans, Dances with Wolves, Avatar) talks with Maria Hinojosa about his long film career and how he prepared himself for some of his most important roles.
Sheena Iyengar (Episode #513H)
KQED World: Sat, Jun 21, 2014 -- 8:30 AM
Social scientist and author Sheena Iyengar (The Art of Choosing) talks about growing up Sikh, how different cultures arrive at decisions, and how to make better choices.
Jennifer 8. Lee (Episode #511H)
KQED World: Sat, Jun 14, 2014 -- 8:30 AM
The best-selling author and former staff writer for The New York Timesshares her thoughts on growing up Chinese American in New York and the roots of "Chinese" food in the United States.
Dolores Huerta (Episode #509H)
KQED World: Sat, Jun 7, 2014 -- 8:30 AM
The legendary co-founder of the United Farm Workers of America tells Maria Hinojosa about the forces behind her unwavering activism over the past 40 years.