August 19, 2019: 'Black Mozart'; 90-Day Huawei Reprieve

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Here & Now's Lisa Mullins speaks with Bill Barclay, director of music at Shakespeare's Globe, about his musical exploration of the life of Chevalier de Saint-Georges, the biracial 18th-century virtuoso swordsman and musician known as the "Black Mozart." Also, the Trump administration is extending a license allowing the Chinese telecommunications company Huawei to buy goods from American companies. The Commerce Department blacklisted the company earlier this year because of national security concerns, but the license allows Huawei to continue doing business with some American companies. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's August 19, 2019 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on August 19, 2019.


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