ShowDiasporic Music
Broadcast TitleReplay: Kali Akuno; Amanda Parris; Honoring mothers with music
Broadcast Date2014-07-27
Record Date2014-05-11
SummaryReplay: Kali Akuno returns to discuss the recent Jackson, Mississippi mayoral election held on April 8th. Kali Akuno is an activist, educator and writer, and facilitates the blog Navigating The Storm. Richmond interviews Toronto, Canada based and London, England born actor/playwright and storyteller Amanda Parris. Amanda Parris is co-founder of Lost Lyrics, and has an upcoming reading for the play 'Other Side of the Game' as part of The Ride or Die Project at the 13th annual rock paper sistahz Festival. We honor and celebrate mothers on this day with special Mother's Day music from the African diaspora. Visit Norman's blog. Norman O. Richmond aka Jalali on Facebook.