On the next edition of MetroFocus:
Sex therapist and media icon Dr. Ruth Westheimer joins MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman to discuss her ongoing work and career and her upcoming appearance at Rutgers University on October 22 where she will deliver the first Richard D. Heffner Open Mind Lecture in Communications and Human Values.
Director Neil Barsky joins Pi Roman to discuss his documentary Koch, which traces former New York City Mayor Ed Koch’s 12 tumultuous years in office. The documentary is available online at PBS POV through October 22.
And Jenna Flanagan reports on photographer Meryl Meisler who explores two different worlds by juxtaposing photographs she took of the Manhattan disco scene in the 70s with those she took of post-riot 1980s Bushwick, Brooklyn in her book A Tale of Two Cities: Disco Era Bushwick.
WLIW21 Thursday 10/16 7:00pm
NJTV Thursday 10/16 10:30pm
Thirteen Sunday 10/19 7:00pm