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Episode Clips

Lesson Plan Clip 1 | Portraits and Dreams

The work of two young photographers in particular: Denise and Russell Akemon.

Lesson Plan Clip 2 | Portraits and Dreams

Denise’s series of dream photographs are set in a neighboring graveyard.

Lesson Plan Clip 3 | Portraits and Dreams

Sue looks through the published collection of portraits and reminisces about the project.

Lesson Plan Clip 4 | Portraits and Dreams

We see a series of Johnny’s family portraits and hear him reflect about his childhood.

Lesson Plan Clip 6 | Portraits and Dreams

A brief audio recording from young Gary explaining his ideas about community plays.

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