Black Chick Watching

Black Chick Watching

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Listen in to hear about the good, bad and ugly of how black women and girls are treated in the media and the world at large. With occasional guests and exploring other groups this show is for fans of black chicks and diversity in general.
65. (REDO) Wonderful Malcontents
Sep 27 • 35 min
I talk about where I stand with this and my new podcast and how they both have different places in my life. I also debut the first episode of my new podcast Wonderful Malcontents. The Humbled Hobo - Team Black Chick Watching’s entry to Boston’s 2017…
64. 48-hour Film Project 2017
Aug 24 • 52 min
In this episode: I talk about making a movie for the 48-hour Film Project in 2017. Laura Altenor - Ellorè https://soundcloud.com/ellorela/no-good-prod-david-altenor ————————— Adaeze Anaebonam…
63. Girls Trip
Jul 21 • 36 min
In this episode: I talk about the movie Girls Trip DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/blackchickwatching/…
62. Insecure (Spoiler free) my Kickstarter
May 27 • 30 min
I talk about the HBO show Insecure with no spoilers. I currently have a Kickstarter campaign to raise money for the film I am making. DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site: blackchickwatching.com Email:…
Episode 61. Let’s Make Movie Magic
Apr 27 • 21 min
I talk about why I am doing the 48-hour Film Project June 2-4, 2017. Go watch HBO’s The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. I can’t right now. Please donate to help make this film happen. www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching DONATE -…
60. Tooky Kavanagh
Apr 13 • 29 min
In this episode: I speak with comic Tooky Kavanagh. Tooky’s appearances: Women In Comedy Festival shows 4/20/17 - Broad Appeal, Arts At The Armory, Somerville 8pm 4/23/17 - The Comedy Studio, 1238 Mass Ave, Cambridge 8pm Twitter and Instagram:…
Book Club Trigger Warning
Apr 5 • 13 min
I didn’t know before picking the book Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie that it has triggering content around sexual assault. Govern yourself accordingly. DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site:…
59. Get Out
Mar 30 • 53 min
In this episode: I give my views on the movie Get Out. This will have spoilers for the whole movie. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: www.audibletrial.com/watching Our next book club book is Half of a Yellow Sun by Nigerian author…
58. Death in Paradise
Mar 14 • 35 min
I rate and recommend the show Death in Paradise. Our next book club book is Half of a Yellow Sun by Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Send reviews, comments or questions to me by April 10th. Boston 48 Hour Film Project…
57. Fictional Black Chick Music Group Draft w/ Izzi
Mar 1 • 31 min
In this episode: Me and special guest Izzi draft 4 fictional Black chicks to make a 4 part music group. Next book club book for April 2017: Half of a Yellow Sun is a novel by Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Get a FREE audiobook…
Request For Mutual Exchange
Dec 26, 2016 • 7 min
Watch Queen of Katwe and Luke Cage, now! I am looking for help with making this podcast. Drop me a line if you want to do a mutual exchange. DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site: blackchickwatching.com Email:…
Don’t You, Forget About Me
Oct 2, 2016 • 15 min
The show is going on hiatus. I will be back for a second season in Jan 2017. The show’s voicemail (617) 446 3753 Queen of Katwe (Movie) Pitch (TV show) DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site: blackchickwatching.com Email:…
Dragon Con 2016: Renee Cooper
Sep 27, 2016 • 32 min
I interview Renee Cooper, Media Relations Director of MomoCon that I met at Dragon Con 2016. We talk about CosPlay, fandom, representation, and inspiration. MomoCon http://www.momocon.com Podcast voicemail box: (617) 446 3753…
Dragon Con 2016: Finding Your People
Sep 23, 2016 • 37 min
Donors: William Orr Damien Jackson Amy Woolf Valerie Reynolds Mister Spann - The Spann Report Podcast thespannreport.com Elana Jawitz - @jewtantanproud My Friend From Work Wendy Bryan Spreadsheet Aja Richardson Clove Roy - Chonilla Podcast…
52. Queen Sugar
Sep 9, 2016 • 35 min
I talk about the premier of the show Queen Sugar. DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/blackchickwatching/ Subscribe in…
51. Olive’s (My Mom) Fandom Origin Story
Sep 1, 2016 • 21 min
I interview my own mom about her sci-fi/fantasy fandom origin story. The sound is bad. Real talk, it’s pretty bad. Olive’s author recommendation is Isaac Asimov. DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site:…
50. Tangents and sympathy
Aug 20, 2016 • 30 min
In this episode: I talk about a lot of random stuff including Nate Parker. Help Me Spotlight Geeky Black Chicks In Atlanta! https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/help-me-spotlight-geeky-black-chicks-in-atlanta/x/14780642#/ Viktor E. Frankl, Man’s Search…
49. Star Trek Beyond
Aug 11, 2016 • 40 min
I talk about the movie Star Trek Beyond. Next book club book: Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie http://chimamanda.com/ Black Chick of the week: Alessandra Brown, Director of Roxbury Innovation Center http://vencaf.org/roxbury/ Friend of…
48. Ghostbusters (2016) and a surprise
Aug 2, 2016 • 38 min
I got approved for a press pass at Dragon Con! I talk about the Ghostbusters 2016 remake. Help me get to Dragon Con - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Goal $1,288 Dragon Con http://www.dragoncon.org/ Black Astronauts Podcast Network…
47. Irvienne Goldson
Jul 26, 2016 • 45 min
I talk with Irvienne Goldson about Black women and sexual health. ABCD - Action for Boston Community Development https://bostonabcd.org Sister2Sister is a one-to-one prevention program for young women 15-25 that uses video, brainstorming and…
46. Alicia Greene
Jul 20, 2016 • 43 min
I talk with Alicia Greene, plus size model, big pretty black girl and much more. My birthday is July 22. Follow Alicia Greene: Twitter: @LadyOshun1 and Instagram: aliciaoshun 2nd Annual Boston Curvy Fashion Week July 24-30, 2016:…
45. The “Color Blind” Date
Jul 11, 2016 • 34 min
I give commentary on the correspondence I had with a guy on a dating site. Firestarter by The Prodigy (Song) Dino Red - The Shiznit Show and Pod of Thrones (Podcasts) http://redrock.buzzsprout.com/ “Our deepest fear…” From the book Return…
44. Douchebag Documentarian
Jul 2, 2016 • 34 min
In this episode: I talk about a terrible person and a terrible podcast episode he had and how his views are terrible. DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com…
Book Club: Kindred
Jun 20, 2016 • 74 min
Me and special guest listener and donor Angela, talk about our first book club book Kindred by Octavia Butler. Spoilers included. DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site: blackchickwatching.com Email:…
43. Stereotypes vs. Archetype
Jun 10, 2016 • 36 min
I talk about listeners who might relate to characters that don’t “pass” my system. DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Facebook:…
42. X-Men: Apocalypse
Jun 3, 2016 • 33 min
I talk about the movie X-Men: Apocalypse. Send in feedback by June 14 for our book club book Kindred by Octavia Butler. DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Facebook:…
41. Quantico
May 25, 2016 • 30 min
I talk about the show Quantico. Submit your book club feedback by June 7th for Kindred by Octavia Butler. If you are a Black chick and want to be on the show talking about the book let me know. I am raising funds for equipment to do BIG things. Help…
40. Captain America: Civil War
May 10, 2016 • 36 min
I talk about the movie Captain America: Civil War. There was an applaudable representation of Black men in the movie, but a glaring lack of Black women. I have mixed feelings of the brief glimpses of Black women I did see. Issa Rae…
Book Club Prep: Kindred
May 4, 2016 • 8 min
Our first book club book is Kindred by Octavia Butler. You can get the audiobook for FREE and support the show at the same time at audibletrail.com/bsgm Everyone: Send feedback on the book between May 23, 20016 - June 3, 2016 Black Chicks: If you want…
39. The Room You Light Up
Apr 26, 2016 • 19 min
Be awesome in your own way, not just wearing purple. Please help take my show to the next level. I have big plans for all of us. DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site: blackchickwatching.com Email:…
38. Barbershop: The Next Cut
Apr 19, 2016 • 35 min
I talk about the movie Barbershop: The Next Cut. DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatchingSite: blackchickwatching.comEmail: info@blackchickwatching.comFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/blackchickwatching/Subscribe in iTunes:…
37. Black Girls Rock 2016
Apr 12, 2016 • 39 min
Recapping the awesomeness that was Black Girls Rock 2016. When peeps gonna learn to not call me preachy? 2016’s 1st Book club pick is Kindred by Octavia E. Butler Get the audiobook for FREE from Audible:…
36. Poetic Justice
Apr 5, 2016 • 33 min
I talk about the movie Poetic Justice. Another Round Podcast Episode 47: Don’t @ Me (with Bim Adewunmi) http://www.buzzfeed.com/anotherround DONATE - https://www.paypal.me/blackchickwatching Site:…
35. The Great Black Latina Debate
Mar 27, 2016 • 41 min
A fan feedback driven episode. A message from the pulpit from a heathen. I talk about the tension that exist between Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Black women and issues of identity. Learn the how-to’s of pitching ideas to the…
34. Smiling Black Chick
Mar 16, 2016 • 35 min
I share some of the things that I use for self care as a break from jerks in media. Girlfriends (TV series) Living Single (TV series) Homeland (TV series) Issa Rae - http://www.issarae.com/ The Hics - http://thehics.com/ meetup.com -…
33. Black Women You Are Heard
Mar 8, 2016 • 52 min
In this episode: I go over listener feedback. I introduce rules for respectfully responding (or not) to Black women’s experiences of seeing themselves portrayed in media. Ex-Black Panther Leader Elaine Brown Slams Stanley Nelson’s…
32. The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution
Mar 1, 2016 • 28 min
I spoke about the documentary The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution. Independent Lens - Independent Documentary Films | PBShttp://www.pbs.org/independentlens/ #BlackLivesMatterhttp://blacklivesmatter.com/ Elaine…
31. It’s Not You, It’s Men
Feb 13, 2016 • 34 min
I spoke about the show It’s Not You, It’s Men TV One http://tvone.tv/ Ernestine Johnson http://ernestinejohnson.com/ Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site:…
30. Black-ish
Feb 7, 2016 • 29 min
I talk about the show Black-ish. “Glory” (1989) - 54th Infantry Pre-Battle Song(“Oh, My Lord”) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzUUFwbPaE4 Serialhttps://serialpodcast.org/ Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgmSite:…
29. Natalie Bullock Brown
Jan 31, 2016 • 37 min
I speak with Natalie Bullock Brown, producer of baartman, beyoncé & me a documentary film that will ask: how do the beauty ideals of a white, racist, male dominant culture affect black females? Venus in the Dark: Blackness…
28. #OscarsSoWhite
Jan 24, 2016 • 22 min
Thoughts on why there are so few Black people nominated for Oscars and why they are mostly for the same types of roles. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email:…
27. Homewreckers
Jan 11, 2016 • 31 min
The trend of unfaithful black women on TV, specifically Being Mary Jane, Scandal and How To Get Away With Murder. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email:…
26. Creed/Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Dec 31, 2015 • 26 min
I will be talking about the movies Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Creed. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Facebook:…
25. Blondes And Black Heads
Dec 21, 2015 • 18 min
I talk about women with yellow(blonde) hair and the contrast between how they are cast and how Black women are cast in Hollywood. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email:…
24. Jessica Jones
Dec 13, 2015 • 25 min
I go over the show Jessica Jones and the pairing of Black men with White women in Hollywood. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Facebook:…
23. The Wiz Live
Dec 6, 2015 • 25 min
I talk about the NBC Live presentation of The Wiz. I also go over my thoughts on if Black people can be racist. Give me 5 stars in iTunes to combat my 1 star review. Rate in iTunes:…
22. Doctor Who
Nov 21, 2015 • 28 min
I talk about the show Doctor Who. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter: @amberpodcast Facebook:…
21. Sex And The City
Nov 15, 2015 • 20 min
I talk about the show Sex And The City. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter: @amberpodcast Facebook:…
20. Reality TV
Nov 8, 2015 • 36 min
I talk about black women on reality TV shows. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter: @amberpodcast Facebook:…
19. A Different World
Oct 30, 2015 • 30 min
I talk about the show A Different World. Shout-out to Wine and Popcorn Podcast. Scandal Recaps from a Black Bourgie Perspective - http://wineandpopcorn.com/ Episodes of A Different World that I mentioned on the show: “No Means…
Episode 18. Community
Oct 23, 2015 • 29 min
I talk about the show Community. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter: @amberpodcast Facebook:…
17. The Flash/Mad Men
Oct 16, 2015 • 21 min
I talk about The Flash season 1 and Most of the entire run of Mad Men. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter:…
16. Merlin/Once Upon A Time
Oct 8, 2015 • 30 min
I talk about the British show Merlin and the American show Once Upon A Time. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter:…
15. Sleepy Hollow
Oct 1, 2015 • 25 min
I talk about the TV show Sleepy Hollow. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter: @amberpodcast Facebook:…
14. 2015 Primetime Emmys
Sep 24, 2015 • 21 min
Episode 14. 2015 Primetime Emmys I talk about the 2015 Primetime Emmys. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter:…
13. How To Get Away With Murder
Sep 17, 2015 • 28 min
I will be talking about How To Get Away With Murder season one. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter: @amberpodcast Facebook:…
12. Scandal
Sep 10, 2015 • 26 min
Spoiler warning, I will be talking about the show Scandal through season 4. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter:…
11. Empire
Sep 2, 2015 • 32 min
I break down my views on black chicks on the show Empire. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter: @amberpodcast Facebook:…
10. Laughing While Black
Aug 26, 2015 • 20 min
The stereotype of the scary black woman. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter: @amberpodcast Facebook:…
9. Ain’t I a Woman
Aug 6, 2015 • 31 min
Black women are denied acceptance for their femininity but are feared instead. Serena Williams is targeted for not fitting the white definition of femininity. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible:…
8. Frangela
Jul 28, 2015 • 33 min
Comedy duo Frangela, aka Frances Callier and Angela V. Shelton. We talk about race relations in America right now, being black women in Hollywood and being an agent of change. Frangela http://frangela.com/ Get a FREE…
7. Sara Baartman and Sex Symbols vs. Sex Objects
Jul 21, 2015 • 32 min
The tale of Sara Baartman. The difference between video vixens and Burlesque performers. Kim Kardashian’s place on the sex symbol vs Sex Object scale. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible:…
6. Battlestar, Firefly and Buffy
Jul 14, 2015 • 27 min
Spoiler warning, in this episode I talk about the show Firefly (and it’s movie Serenity), Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Battlestar Galactica. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site:…
5. Dope
Jul 7, 2015 • 20 min
A review of the movie Dope and the trailer for Green Inferno. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter: @amberpodcast Facebook:…
4. BET Awards 2015
Jun 30, 2015 • 25 min
The one drop rule, Blackish, Janet Jackson, Empire, Black People vs. Black Community, Black Twitter Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email:…
3. Mammy/The Strange Case of Esther Rolle
Jun 23, 2015 • 22 min
In this episode: Stereotypes vs. Archetype. The multifaceted career of Esther Rolle. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter:…
2. Black Chick Watching Rating System
Jun 20, 2015 • 22 min
A rating system evaluating how different media treat black women and girls. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter:…
1. Introduction
Jun 18, 2015 • 16 min
Welcome to the show. Get a FREE audiobook of your choice from Audible: audibletrail.com/bsgm Site: blackchickwatching.com Email: info@blackchickwatching.com Twitter:@amberpodcast Tags: black, race, african american, people of…