Opera 'Sweet Land' creates new stories for the settling of AmericaResume
Editor's note: This segment was rebroadcasted on Oct. 9, 2023. Find that audio here.
The opera "Sweet Land" incorporates both Indigenous and non-Indigenous voices for a new take on the settling of America.
Here & Now's Scott Tong speaks with composer Raven Chacon and Aja Couchois Duncan, who co-wrote the libretto.
This segment aired on November 26, 2021.