--28-year old conductor ELIM CHANis the first female to win the Donatella Flick Conducting Competition, a prestigious award for young conductors that's run conjunction with the London Symphony Orchestra. She discusses her victory, and the internal stresses of conducting.
-- SOPHIA MCLENNEN, author of the books "Colbert's America" and "Is Satire Saving Our Nation?", looks at the legacy of the character 'Stephen Colbert.'
-- AMY FREDEEN and SEAN VESCE from the E-line media company on the video game 'Never Alone', designed to preserve oral storytelling traditions of Indigenous people in Alaska and developed with the regions Inupiat community
That's the generation of Cubans who came of age after the fall of the Soviet Union and the economic support it provided their nation. Yuro Leyva Lopez is one of them. Ten years ago he was Marco Werman's helper and translator when he took a reporting trip to Cuba. Now Yuro lives in exile in Spain. Today on the World he'll tell us how he feels about plans to normalize relations between the US and Cuba.