How do we see the black body — and soul? From the perspective of a white cheerleader in Texarkana to a hungry black poet in D.C., we explore race as it is lived and experienced. We’ll talk with the editor and two authors of a collection of essays on the black body.


  • Meri Nana-ama Danquah Author and editor "The Black Body" (Seven Stories Press)
  • Kenny Carroll Is a writer, educator, and Heads Up site director at Charles Hart Middle School.
  • Kimball Stroud Political consultant and co-founder of IMPACT Arts and Film Fund.

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