the Grace Lee Project
the Grace Lee Project Previous Broadcasts
KQED World: Sun, May 17, 2015 -- 11:00 PM
When Korean American filmmaker Grace Lee was growing up in Missouri, she was the only Grace Lee she knew. Once she left the Midwest however, everyone she met seemed to know "another Grace Lee." But why did they assume that all Grace Lees were reserved, dutiful, piano-playing overachievers? The filmmaker plunges into a funny, highly unscientific investigation into all those Grace Lees who break the mold - from a fiery social activist to a rebel who tried to burn down her high school. With wit and charm, this program puts a hilarious spin on the eternal question, "What's in a name?"
- KQED World: Mon, May 18, 2015 -- 7:00 AM