Language creates barriers and opportunities for refugees and immigrants in Tennessee, from a mobile ESL classroom, to Spanish-language newspapers, to "English Only" laws. Episode features "Community," which explores the challenges associated with Nashville's increasing multi-culturalism, and celebrates the rewards stemming from that diversity, and "Hablamos Espa?ol," a profile of Nashville's Hispanic community, from Nashville Public Television's series Next Door Neighbors.
While most people avoid thinking about fears of the future at all costs photographer Phillip Toledano has decided to face his head on. Using DNA tests, fortune tellers, and a prosthetic makeup artist, Toledano immerses himself in the many dark possibilities that frighten him most, including obesity, desolation, stroke, isolation, suicide, and violent death.
VOICES FROM ATLANTIC CITY tells the story of the rise and fall of this gambling and entertainment mecca through the unique perspectives of local stakeholders - once prosperous card dealers, cocktail waitresses, construction workers and others - who lost their jobs or are hanging on to them by a thread, yet who still manage to have hope for the future.