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PBS at the TV Critics Press Tour | John Shea interview

As part of PBS's coverage of the 2009 Television Critics Association Press Tour (Aug 1-2, 2009), we conducted interviews with a variety of people associated with upcoming PBS programs, and the TV critics & bloggers covering the television industry. Here, video blogger Zadi Diaz (www.epicfu.com) interviews anthropologist John Shea, from the January 2010 documentary series THE HUMAN SPARK http://www.pbs.org/humanspark More info about the series: uniquely human abilities — to think in symbols; recombine those symbols into infinite meanings; invent a technology to disseminate the message; ponder the past; speculate about the future; imagine the unknown; build cities; compose music — constitute the human spark. In this three-part series, host Alan Alda searches for the origin and nature of this spark.
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