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Givens Foundation | Black Market Reads

Black Market Reads is a menu for Black literary consumption and all of its spin-offs. Featuring conversations with Black artists who love to read and write and engage in arts and culture. PRODUCER: The Givens Foundation for African American Literature PRODUCTION SERVICES: iDream.tv HOSTED BY Lissa Jones, INTRO/CLOSE Derek Emery ARTWORK courtesy of Ta-coumba Aiken BMR is made possible through the generous support of our individual donors and the voters of Minnesota, through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

info_outline Episode 77 - Jody Lulich, In the Company of Grace: A Veterinarian's Memoir of Trauma and Healing 10/17/2023
info_outline Episode 76 - Keith Ellison, Break the Wheel: Ending the Cycle of Police Violence 10/16/2023
info_outline Episode 75 - Sherrie Fernandez-Williams, Goddess of the Whole Self 09/22/2023
info_outline Episode 74 - Davu Underwood Seru, The Archie Givens, Sr. Collection of African American Literature and Life 08/30/2023
info_outline From the Archives: Rachel Howzell Hall 07/01/2023
info_outline Episode 73 - Santi Elijah Holley, An Amerikan Family: The Shakurs and the Nation They Created 05/26/2023
info_outline Episode 72 - Charlayne Hunter-Gault, My People 04/15/2023
info_outline Episode 71 - Shaun M. Anderson, The Black Athlete Revolt: The Sport Justice Movement in the Age of #Black Lives Matter 02/27/2023
info_outline Episode 70 - Pearl Cleage, Blues for an Alabama Sky 02/21/2023
info_outline BONUS EPISODE: Dr. Clarence Lusane returns 02/14/2023
info_outline Episode 69 - Wanda M. Morris, Anywhere You Run 11/25/2022
info_outline Episode 68 - Dr. Clarence Lusane, Twenty Dollars and Change 11/10/2022
info_outline Episode 67 - Megan Giddings, The Women Could Fly 08/28/2022
info_outline Episode 66 - Lynn Nottage, Sweat 08/15/2022
info_outline Episode 65 -Kristin Henning, The Rage of Innocence 08/06/2022
info_outline Episode 64 -Andrea Jenkins, The T is Not Silent 05/18/2022
info_outline Special Edition: Race to Write: Black Authors on America's Racial Reckoning 02/15/2022
info_outline Episode 63 - Wanda M. Morris, All Her Little Secrets 01/24/2022
info_outline Special Edition: Team Up for Health Equity with Bukata Hayes 12/13/2021
info_outline Episode 62 - Jayne Allen 10/14/2021
info_outline Episode 61 - Tananarive Due on Black Horror and The Between 10/01/2021
info_outline Episode 60 - LaTanya McQueen 10/01/2021
info_outline Episode 59 - Resmaa Menakem 08/25/2021
info_outline Episode 58 - Carol Anderson 07/19/2021
info_outline Episode 57 - Morgan Jerkins on her debut novel Caul Baby 05/30/2021
info_outline Episode 56 - Poet Javon Johnson 04/24/2021
info_outline Bonus: Can't Stop, Won't Stop: Poems in the wake of racial injustice 03/01/2021
info_outline Episode 55 - Can't Stop, Won't Stop with Mary Moore Easter and Bernard James 02/28/2021
info_outline Episode 54 - Claudia Rankine 01/01/2021
info_outline Episode 53 - Dr. Frank B. Wilderson, III 10/06/2020