Conversations in Context
Available on MTV, Smithsonian Channel
Look to the past to see how history can help us build a more hopeful future. Conversations in Context is a five-part interview series with Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution Lonnie G. Bunch III and MTV News host Dometi Pongo. Each episode explores critical events in Black history, from Civil Rights-era protests to lesser-known events like the 1917 Silent Parade. Gain a deeper understanding of these key moments and discover how they bring new context and hope to today's events.