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6:11 pm
Thu June 12, 2014

Researching The Roots Of Racism, In Theater And The Real World

The story at the heart of the Huntington Theatre Company's newest show couldn't be more blistering. In Lydia Diamond's new play “Smart People,” four intellectual heavyweights grapple with scientific research that proves we are genetically wired to be racist.

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WGBH News Arts Editor Jared Bowen saw this provocative play.

Jason Mitchell is a psychology professor at Harvard.