Classical 101.1 WRR Focus on the Arts: Why this special accolade is called the opposite of a “lifetime achievement” award

They call it the opposite of a lifetime achievement award… The Hiett Prize, awarded by the Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, is aimed at identifying candidates who are in the early stages of careers devoted to the humanities and whose work shows extraordinary promise and has a significant public component related to contemporary culture. This year, it’s author Dr. Jessica Hooten Wilson. Hear more about her in this discussion with the Dallas Institute’s Dr. Larry Allums and Dr. Jaina Sanga.