â€œDiversity-speakâ€–those phrases like â€œcultural competencyâ€ or â€œtoleranceâ€ that mean absolutely nothing and only serve to obscure conversations about race–is the subject of Carmenâ€™s rant today.
GUEST COMMENTARY: UNDERWORLD & UNDERWORLD 2
Guest commentator Eric Hamako discusses the films Underworld (2-Disc Unrated Extended Cut) and Underworld 2. Many works of science fiction have subtexts and this particular series of films has a subtext that can be interpreted as having to do with issues of race and mixed race.
INTERVIEW WITH OCTAVIA BUTLER
Jen interviews renowned science fiction writer Octavia Butler, author of Kindred (Black Women Writers Series) and Parable of the Sower. Her newest work is Fledgling : A Novel.
Hereâ€™s a look at Episode 16 of Addicted to Race:
1) Jen will rant about the ridiculous ways that we talk about race — not only is it constantly sensationalized, but its talked about as if we are still living in the 50s!
2) Mixed Media Watch news round-up.
3) Weâ€™ll interview Debra Dickerson, author of the controversial book The End of Blackness
Duration – 1:23:40
File Size â€“ 38.4 MB
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