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This edition: Continuing the Legacy of James Baldwin

Episode Details

Original tape date: September 14, 2018.

First aired: October 5, 2018.

James Baldwin was an American novelist and social critic that explored intricacies of racial, sexual, and class distinctions. His only children's book, "Little Man, Little Man: A Story of Childhood" was just released after 40 years, depicting life in Harlem in the 1970's from the perspective of a Black child.

Host, Carol Jenkins discusses this journey to get the book published and Baldwin's legacy with Co-Editor, Nicholas Boggs, Tejan Karefa-Smart (Baldwin's nephew) and Aisha Karefa-Smart (Baldwin's niece) .

Guest List

Nicholas Boggs Co-Editor, James Baldwin’s “Little Man, Little Man”

Aisha Karefa-Smart Author, Educator & Public Speaker & Niece of James Baldwin

Tejan Karefa-Smart Photographer, Multimedia Artist & Nephew of James Baldwin