Left of Black Season 11 Now Available

Monday, June 7, 2021
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The past season of the web series Left of Black featured host Mark Anthony Neal in conversation with a number of Black Studies scholars, artists, and writers, including: famed photographer and artist Carrie Mae Weems, Woke cartoonist Keith Knight, The Secret Lives of Church Ladies author Deesha Philyaw, and even Franklin Humanities Institute co-founder Karla FC Holloway. While waiting for the premiere of Season 12, take a look back at some of the conversations you missed.

Season 11, Episode 1
Keith Knight on Hulu's New Series: Woke

Season 11, Episode 2
Derrick E. White and the Legacy of Black College Football

Season 11, Episode 3
Alisha Lola Jones on Gender Performances in Gospel

Season 11, Episode 4
Lavelle Porter on The Blackademic Life

Season 11, Episode 5
Lisa B. Thompson on Creating Black Theater

Season 11, Episode 6
Black Women Rock n' Roll Legends with Maureen Mahon

Season 11, Episode 7
Joshua M. Myers on the Howard University Protest of 1989

Season 11, Episode 8
Dr. Shana L. Redmond on the Life and Impact of Paul Robeson

Season 11, Episode 9
André Brock, Jr. on African American Cybercultures on the Web

Season 11, Episode 10
Black Image Makers with Shawn Michelle Smith

Season 11, Episode 11
Black Girl Magic in Young Adult Speculative Fiction with Ebony Elizabeth Thomas

Season 11, Episode 12
Black Caricature and Comics with Rebecca Wanzo

Season 11, Episode 13
Daniel Royles on HIV/AIDS & the Black Community

Season 11, Episode 14
Exploring Black Cosmologies Through the Art of Mikael Owunna

Season 11, Episode 15
Making Reparations A Reality with A. Kirsten Mullen and Dr. William "Sandy" Darity

Season 11, Episode 16
The Meaning of Soul with Dr. Emily J. Lordi

Season 11, Episode 17
Black Marriage in Popular Culture with Aneeka Ayanna Henderson

Season 11, Episode 18
The Nation of Islam in the Civil Rights Struggle with Garrett Felber

Season 11, Episode 19
Sexuality and the Black Press with Kim Gallon

Season 11, Episode 20
Haki Madhubuti on the Black Arts Movement

Season 11, Episode 21
Karla F.C. Holloway on Black Detective Novels

Season 11, Episode 22
Black Success and White Mobs with Koritha Mitchell

Season 11, Episode 23
The Devaluation of Black Homeownership with Andre M. Perry

Season 11, Episode 24
The Blues Foundation of Funk with Tony Bolden

Season 11, Episode 25
Claudrena Harold on the Greats of Gospel

Season 11, Episode 26
Davarian L. Baldwin and the Damage Universities Are Doing to American Cities

Season 11, Episode 27
Author Deesha Philyaw on The Secret Lives of Church Ladies 

Season 11, Episode 28
The Sound of Afro South Asian Collaborations in Black Music with Elliott Powell

Season 11, Episode 29
Black Fatherhood & HBCU Basketball with NCCU Head Coach LeVelle Moton

Season 11, Episode 30
Artist Carrie Mae Weems on RESIST COVID/Take 6!