What does it mean to love the skin you’re in? – with Sharon G. Flake, Robin Hickman, and Hawona Sullivan Janzen

*Originally released May 2017 In this episode, host Lissa Jones explores what it means to love the skin you're in. Listen: http://directory.libsyn.com/episode/index/id/5382252 First, she speaks with author Sharon G. Flake, whose 1998 novel, The Skin I'm In, influenced and inspired a generation of young women. Then, Lissa talks with Twin Cities artist Robin Hickman, who created a curriculum …

Hidden Human Computers: The Black Women of NASA with Dr. Duchess Harris, JD, PhD

*Originally released February 2017 In her debut as host of Black Market Reads, Lissa Jones sits down with Macalester College professor and author Duchess Harris to discuss her new book Hidden Human Computers: The Black Women of NASA. This might sound familiar to listeners - the stories told in Harris's book, and stories like them, inspired the …