A talk with Polaris Music Prize-winning hip-hop artist Cadence Weapon, a.k.a. Rollie Pemberton, about his new memoir, Bedroom Rapper, which was published by McClelland & Stewart in the spring of 2022. This conversation between Rollie and vish was recorded live (by vish), before an audience at Glass Books in Edmonton, Alberta on Thursday, June 16, 2022. Supported by you on Patreon, Blackbyrd Myoozik, Pizza Trokadero, the Bookshelf, Planet Bean Coffee, and Grandad’s Donuts. Support Y.E.S.S. and Black Women United YEG. Follow vish online.
Ep. #588: Damian Rogers
Poet and author Damian Rogers on her new book, An Alphabet for Joanna – A Portrait of My Mother in 26 Fragments, contemplating our parents’ lives, feminine erasure, working with writers at Drag City, and more! Supported by you on Patreon, Pizza Trokadero, the Bookshelf, Planet Bean Coffee, and Grandad’s Donuts. Support Black Women United YEG.
Ep. #529: Desmond Cole
Award-winning journalist, broadcaster, and activist Desmond Cole discusses his ambitious, uncompromising new book, The Skin We’re In – A Year of Black Resistance and Power. Supported by Pizza Trokadero, the Bookshelf, Planet Bean Coffee, and Grandad’s Donuts. Please take this listener survey.