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Postindustrial Audio, Maladjusted Life Podcast, Dr. Lewis Gordon

Black Life in Euromodernity and 400 Years of the African-American Experience (1619-2019 )w /Dr . Lewis Gordon

/ By Kim Palmiero

I chat with renowned philosopher Dr. Lewis Gordon on the understanding of black life in modernity and reflecting on the 400th anniversary of the first enslaved Africans reaching what would become the United States through a black existentialist frame. Themes of invisibility to racial inferiority complexes are abound in this much needed conversation.

Postindustrial Audio, Maladjusted Life Podcast, Antoinette Harrell

Past Is Prologue: African-American Genealogy w/ Antoinette Harrell

/ By Kim Palmiero

I chat with genealogist Antoinette Harrell about her research on family histories of African-Americans (descendants of American chattel slavery) and the unique challenges that arise for this specific group when doing the legwork.

Postindustrial Audio, Maladjusted Life Podcast, Dr. Thomas Shapiro

The Racial Wealth Gap and Reparations w/ Dr. Thomas Shapiro

/ By Kim Palmiero

I chat with Brandeis sociology professor and author of The Hidden Cost of Being African American and Toxic Inequality: How America’s Wealth Gap Destroys Mobility, Deepens the Racial Divide, and Threatens Our Future, Dr. Thomas Shapiro.

Postindustrial Audio, Maladjusted Life Podcast, Kiese Laymon

Heavy: An American Memoir w/ Kiese Laymon

/ By Kim Palmiero

I chat with the 2019 Andrew Carnegie Award winner for Non-Fiction, Kiese Laymon about his memoir, Heavy. Laymon talks about his formative years in Mississippi and how it influenced his writing.

Postindustrial Audio, Maladjusted Life Podcast, Lewis Conway, Jr.

America’s Valjean: A Conversation w/ Lewis Conway, Jr.

/ By Kim Palmiero

I chat with Austin City council candidate, Lewis Conway, Jr. A contender for a seat representing Austin’s District 1, Conway’s run has captured the attention of the state as well as the country due to his status as a convicted felon.

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