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Average Black Girl - Shared screen with speaker view
Aliah Mestrovich Seay
24:22
Feel free to use the chat if you’d like and Aliah will field questions and comments. You can also participate orally. Whatever is most comfortable for you.
Debra Bolton
26:34
My intension: I love to hear the joys of the human experience!
Debra Bolton
33:58
Amen on asking people what they need as opposed to thinking we know!
Dr. April Warren-Grice
35:39
It’s a must Debra. We can’t assume anything.
Debra Bolton
36:15
It's been my mantra, April. Thank you!
aliah
36:25
NAMASTE! ;)
Mary Kay
45:48
Shaun's words 'young people stuck in their traumas' resonates with me and the work I do with K-State students. Of course, I have seen myself in that statement different times in my life as well. Thanks Shaun.
Shaun
51:40
Check out Lyla June, Supaman, Frank Waln Indigenous Hip Hop Emcees and Poets.
Debra Bolton
52:38
Our Indigenous comic group, the 1491s, do a little hiphop, too!
aliah
53:15
We fear what we don't understand.
aliah
53:24
That's a great example of bringing youth and community together.
Shaun
54:11
Word. I’ve heard of 1491s.
Debra Bolton
56:00
One the best books ever! Color Purple!
Debra Bolton
56:38
Alice Walker
ahobson1
01:00:56
Everyone I have enjoyed the time that I was able to spend in this conversation. Nice to meet everyone. Thank you!
aliah
01:02:25
I will send the website link to Genesis so you can watch the rest!
Debra Bolton
01:11:03
And why is there no Merit Badge?
Debra Bolton
01:15:58
Good observation, Mary Kay!!!
Debra Bolton
01:17:23
I have some of your poetry, Shaun! Brilliant!
Shaun
01:18:15
Thank you Dr. Bolton. If anyone would like me to email them a copy of my finished poetry project, I can send you a copy.
Debra Bolton
01:19:03
Shaun, I'd love a copy of your book/project! You are gifted!
Debra Bolton
01:30:43
If you're interested the the experiences of African Americans in song/poetry, check out the Giddens Sisters' album "I know I've been changed" especially the poems/songs: Mamma and When Billie Sings - sublime!
Debra Bolton
01:32:30
Further reading:
Debra Bolton
01:33:06
Plum Bun by Jessie Redmon Faucett and Gorilla, my Love by Toni Cade Bambera
Shaun
01:39:36
Check out discussions regarding the Pepsi commercial featuring Kendall Jenner. A lot of folks were upset, a lot of folks were content. Explore all sides.
Shaun
01:39:48
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/kendall-jenner-wants-to-ignore-that-whole-pepsi-debacle_us_58ef9ddde4b0b9e9848a143a?wha
Debra Bolton
01:41:55
Great job, Jill. I wish you could let the ND team know your thoughts, too.
Debra Bolton
01:50:40
Would have loved to hear Shaun's poetry!