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Left of Black S5:E5: New Black Southern Studies Left of Black host and Duke University Professor Mark Anthony Neal is joined via Skype by University of Memphis Sociologist Zandria F. Robinson, author of This Ain't Chicago Race, Class, and Regional Identity in the Post-Soul South (UNC Press). Show More Summary
Sesame Street Viola Davis and Elmo are playing the game "What does it mean?" Do you know what the word fiesta means? We'll give you some clues. When you're at a fiesta you'll see balloons and confetti and streamers, you'll hear music and people will be dancing and having a good time. Show More Summary
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Marketplace | APM Over-the-air TV is scattershot, while cable can be much more targeted.
GlobalGrindTV Actor and activist Jesse Williams talks Ferguson and Mike Brown's death with GlobalGrind during the Weekend of Resistance, explaining how police brutality compelled him to protest and challenging those ignoring the movement for justice in Ferguson.
TOP FIVE written, directed and starring Chris Rock, Rosario Dawson, Kevin Hart with Gabrielle Union, J.B. Smoove, Sheri Shepherd, Tracy Morgan, Jerry Seinfeld and Cedric the Entertainer. Produced by Barry Diller, Kanye West, Shawn Carter and others.
Verizon Wireless Black Girls CODE teamed up with Verizon HopeLine and Break the Cycle for its first ever hackathon series under the theme “Love Is Respect.” The hackathon challenged young girls to develop mobile apps and websites aimed at educating young people about identifying and cultivating healthy relationships. Show More Summary
"Land of Lotus Eaters"--Robert S. Duncanson (1821-1872) "Stoned Soul Picnic" (1968) -- Laura Nyro
The Spin with Esther Armah #FergusonOctober - Four Days of Resistance, Rebellion on the Streets of Ferguson, with Patrisse Cullors - freedom fighter, artist, educator - one of the leaders of the movement in Ferguson and Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Charisse Jones offers historical context. Show More Summary
Photo: Zack Thomas Dear White People and the Myth of the Post-Race College Campus by Stephane Dunn | NewBlackMan (in Exile) Dear White People, writer-director Justin Simien’s first feature, comes at a perfectly timed moment, an irony that makes the young director laugh aloud. Show More Summary
Filmmaker Stanley Nelson visited the new Left of Black set with Mark Anthony Neal to talk about his career, the stories he has wanted to tell and his forthcoming film on the Black Panther Party. The 4-Time Prime Time Emmy Award Winner...Show More Summary
The Root.com In the preview of the next Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal talks via Skype with Zandria F. Robinson about the concept of "country cosmopolitism" and her new book, This Ain't Chicago: Race, Class, and Regional Identity in the Post-Soul South (University of North Carolina Press). Show More Summary
The Center for Arts, Digital Cultural, and Entrepreneurship (CADCE) is a new organization at Duke University working in collaboration with the Duke Consortium for Social Equity. Professor Mark Anthony Neal is the director of CADCE.
ReelBlack DEAR WHITE PEOPLE writer/director JUSTIN SIMIEN recently visited Philadelphia and RBTV's LYRISPECT got a chance to get to know him. In this exclusive clip, Simien talks about his indirect route to becoming a feature director and the need for Black voices in the "Smarhouse" space. Show More Summary
Music video directed by Danielle Curiel. © 2013 NPG Records Inc.
When a White British Songwriter Made R&B Go Pop: 7 Songs by Mark Anthony Neal | NewBlackMan (in Exile) Happy Birthday to Rod Temperton, who turns 67 years-old on October 15, 2014. Born in England in 1947, Temperton would become one of...Show More Summary
Gripping Mo(u)rning: Black Indignation, Artistic Rescue, and Fooling Death by Hashim Khalil Pipkin | special to NewBlackMan (in Exile) Great is thy faithfulness! Great is thy faithfulness! Morning by morningnew mercies I see. All I have needed, Thy hand hath provided. Show More Summary
Beyond #FergusonOctober by Davey D | special to NewBlackMan (in Exile) So the weekend dubbed ?#? FergusonOctober? is over. Thousands took to the streets of St Louis on Saturday. They attended big rallies and concerts on Sunday. St Louis University campus was occupied by the Lost Voices folks and a demonstration kicked off. Show More Summary
Deadly Force, in Black and White: A ProPublica analysis of killings by police shows outsize risk for young black males.