Conversations with Michael Johnson

Series produced by Michael Simon Johnson

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A micro-podcast about the lives and experiences of people who have my name.

My name is Michael Johnson. A name that's easy, generic, possibly forgettable. But I am not alone. There are others like me, other Michael Johnsons.

Follow my brief conversations with these otherwise strangers to find out how names define us, how we define them, and see just how different (or sometimes similar) life can be for two people with nothing in common except the name they were given.

3 Pieces

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Michael Johnson shares what it's like to be act as a patient for med students training to be physicians and how being a fake patient has actually m...

  • Added: Jan 29, 2013
  • Length: 03:00
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Michael Johnson opens up and shares the key to living a happy life. His band's legal troubles hint at larger issues of name and identity, but Micha...

  • Added: Jan 29, 2013
  • Length: 02:57
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Michael Johnson shares two stories from two schools. A look at race vs. gender on the playground leads to a reflection on academic failure.

  • Added: Jan 29, 2013
  • Length: 01:58