PODCAST: A Drop Of Midnight by Jason ’Timbuktu’ Diakité
How does one qualify as white or Black? When is it necessary for qualification? Is the question of “What are you?” ever appropriate when the petitioner is white and the respondent is BOPIC? Buy A Drop of Midnight from a local bookstore here.
PODCAST: Thick and Other Essays by Tressie McMillan Cottom
America the Beautiful! What does that really mean? What is considered a “beautiful” woman in America? Tressie McMillan Cottom examines why proximity to whiteness determines beauty. I reflect on how my biraciality has shaped my idea of beauty. Buy Thick and Other Essays here.