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November 26, 2021

Encore Messenger: A Novel @ 16 Podcast Episodes by Liz Keller Whitehurst

Listen on VoiceAmerica.com Episode Description MESSENGER is the story of a mysterious old woman who delivers life-changing messages to seemingly random people all over New York […]
August 20, 2021

Silent Winds, Dry Seas: Vinod Busjeet on Colonialism, ID, & Place

Listen on VoiceAmerica.com Episode Description Come with us as we travel to Mauritius, to look at a beautiful turbulent country through the lens of a you […]
June 25, 2021

Identity Adoption & Belonging: A Panel With Jacob Taylor-Mosquera

Listen on VoiceAmerica.com Episode Description Julie Ryan McGue, Author of Twice a Daughter: A Search for Identity, Family & Belonging and Jacob Taylor-Mosquera, Author of I […]
May 28, 2021

Hood Feminism: Mikki Kendall on Women that The Movement Forgot

Today's feminist movement has a glaring blind spot, and paradoxically, it is women. Mainstream feminists rarely talk about meeting basic needs as a feminist issue, argues Mikki Kendall, but food insecurity, access to quality education, safe neighborhoods, a living wage, and medical care are all feminist issues.
April 23, 2021

When You Look Like Us: Pamela N. Harris & Being Black in America

From debut author Pamela N. Harris comes a timely, gripping teen novel about a boy who must take up the search for his sister when she goes missing from a neighborhood where black girls’ disappearances are too often overlooked.
December 25, 2020

Liz Whitehurst: Messenger

MESSENGER is the story of a mysterious old woman who delivers life-changing messages to seemingly random people all over New York City and Alana, a young journalist determined to uncover Messenger’s story.
December 18, 2020

Andrea Barnet: Visionary Women

Change is sometimes sparked by unexpected characters—outsiders whose clarity of vision and strength of purpose can catalyze a revolution.
October 30, 2020

Dr. Seema Yasmin: Muslim Women are Everything

Tired of seeing Muslim women portrayed as weak, sheltered, and limited, journalist Seema Yasmin reframes how the world sees them, to reveal everything they CAN do and the incredible, stereotype-shattering ways they are doing it.
October 23, 2020

Evelyn Kohl LaTorre: Between Inca Walls

At twenty-one, Evelyn is naïve about life and love. Raised in a small Montana town, she moves at age sixteen with her devout Catholic family to California.