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: Milk Fed by Melissa Broder
This episode examined body image and how women are conditioned to place value upon themselves based on how they look. A lot of this conditioning is inherited. Support Local Bookstores and Purchase Milk Fed HERE ** Some may experience quality issues. I’m unsure if it is my cold or my defective podcast skills. Probably a…
PODCAST: If My Body Could Speak by Blythe Baird
This episode explored dress codes, who they are for, why they exist, and what we can do about them. Do you see a positive to dress codes? Support Local book stores and purchase If My Body Could Speak HERE
PODCAST: Ain’t Burned All The Bright by Jason Reynolds
We experienced a collective quarantine. It changed us all. How did it change you? Jason Reynolds and Jason Griffin collaborated to create this impactful piece of art in the form of a book. Buy it 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.
PODCAST: Wordslut by Amanda Montell
I was not planning on this being the first episode of Season 1 but the universe spoke and here she is. This episode explores fratriarchy and how it best explains the culture in which we currently live. Purchase Wordslut from a local bookstore here Bans Off Our Bodies – women’s rights info Vote411.org – voting…
Podcast – THE WAY THINGS GO THERE
I have been working on a podcast for the last few months and finally pressed “Publish”. I’m excited to share it with you and hope you take the time to listen and connect with other listeners. The podcast is a short format, averaging 5-10 minutes. I will take excerpts from books I have read and…