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Vijay Iyer

Vijay Iyer, a MacArthur Fellow, is one of the most celebrated jazz pianists working today. He is Franklin D. and Florence Rosenblatt Professor of the Arts at Harvard University. 

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Robin D. G. Kelley talks with musician Vijay Iyer about systems of oppression, the responsibility of artists, and how jazz sells proximity to blackness to white people.

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