Thursday’s episode of The Daily Jawn features interviews with filmmaker Jacqueline Olive, “Carribean Film and Relational Poetics” panelist Jason Fitzroy Jeffers, special guest host D'Lo, plus another Trashterpiece Theater collaboration by the one and only, Perry "Vision" DiVirgilio.
Ethiopian legend has it that khat, a stimulant green leaf, was found by Sufi Imams in search of eternity. Inspired by this myth, Faya Dayi takes on a spiritual journey through Harar, weaving a tapestry of intimate stories to offer a window into the dreams of the youth hunted by a repressive regime.
Meshell Ndegeocello in Conversation with Imani Perry
Join these two cutting edge cultural workers as they center Meshell’s virtuosic work as a recording artist and composer, consider the costs and pleasures of being interdisciplinary artists and thinkers, and the political imperatives of creative expression.