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Audio (LT) Listening Tree January 28, 2022 MARTIN LUTHER KING’S LETTER FROM BIRMINGHAM JAIL ALABAMA, USA, READ BY DR KING (1963)

The “Letter from Birmingham Jail”, also known as the “Letter from Birmingham City Jail” and “The Negro Is Your Brother”, is an open letter written on April 16, 1963, by Martin Luther King Jr.

Audio (LT) Listening Tree January 28, 2022 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR’S NOBEL PEACE PRIZE LECTURE IN NORWAY (1964)

Dr. King was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his nonviolent campaign against racial segregation, a Prize which he accepted on behalf of the civil rights movement. The Nobel Lecture is a requirement for the Nobel Prize.

Audio (LT) Listening Tree January 27, 2022 HUEY P. NEWTON INTERVIEW (UNDER DETENTION FOR CRIMINAL CHARGES) IN MARCH 1968

Reporters from the national and international news media talk with Mr. Newton, leader of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense, about his personal and political philosophy. Also interviewed is the Black Panther Party attorney Charles R. Garry, Newton’s sister and Newton’s fianc_e, unnamed for their personal safety. Recorded March 7, 1968 in a detention cell at the Alameda County Courthouse.

Audio (LT) Listening Tree January 25, 2022 AUDRE LORDE: THERE IS NO HIERARCHY OF OPPRESSION

“As a Black person, I know who my enemies are. When they appear to destroy me, it will not be long before they appear to destroy you”

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Audio (LT) Listening Tree January 24, 2022 CHANT DOWN BABYLON PLAYLIST (UPLIFTMENT & CONFIRMATION)

For those days when the generational vampires are trying to tear you down and keep you from full human dignity. Draw strength from music.

Audio (LT) Listening Tree November 14, 2020 Archives and Icons: James Baldwin and the Practice of Celebrity by Robert Reid-Pharr

Robert Reid-Pharr delivered the 2019 James Weldon Johnson Memorial Lecture, on the topic, “Archives and Icons: James Baldwin and the Practice of Celebrity,” on October 29, 2019, cosponsored by the Department of African American Studies.

Audio (LT) Listening Tree November 14, 2020 PAUL GILROY IN CONVERSATION WITH GEORGE THE POET

Paul Gilroy is joined by George the Poet, for a conversation on poetry, podcasting and storytelling; looking at how hybridity and sociological thought have impacted George’s process of intuition and priorities in advocating for his community.

Audio (LT) Listening Tree November 14, 2020 PAUL GILROY IN CONVERSATION WITH DIRECTOR STEVE MCQUEEN

Award-winning filmmaker, Steve McQueen, joins Paul Gilroy for a conversation on the motivation for his Small Axe film series.

Audio (LT) Listening Tree November 14, 2020 PAUL GILROY IN CONVERSATION WITH COURTENAY GRIFFITHS, QC

Paul Gilroy is joined by Courtenay Griffiths QC, distinguished criminal defence advocate with 40 years of experience, for a conversation on racism within the criminal justice system and its disproportionate effect on Black people.

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