Catching Up

Whew.

Lots going on lately. Let me try to catch up by posting a few items:

  1. Don’t miss the launch of A Good Time for the Truth: Race in Minnesota, tonight at the Minnesota History Center (details below).

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2. The Minneapolis Star Tribune ran an excerpt from my essay in A Good Time for the Truth, “Fear of a Black Mother,” last weekend.

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You can check it out here.

 

3. Tom Weber of Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) read “Fear of a Black Mother” in A Good Time for the Truth, and asked me to comment on the Jamar Clark ruling in this context.

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You can listen to my comments via podcast here.

 

4. Carrie Mesrobian and Christa Desir briefly discussed some themes and ideas around femininity in See No Color on their Oral History podcast last week. They tackle the book around 51:30.

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Click here to listen.

That’s it for now.

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