Melanated Mom Talk

Melanated Mom Talk
Join host Dalia Davies Flanagan for some #MotheringInMultitudes : mothering our family, mothering our careers, and mothering ourselves. We are the mothers of society and culture, the mothers of invention and industry, the mothers of theory and art. Lis…

Rubadiri Victor
Jul 21 • 65 min
mothering in multitudes with artistic cultural historian Rubadiri Victor with a special performance of his poem “Hurricane Floyd”, an urgent invitation to a join the #BlackHealthRevolution and his pan-African campaign to reach the #BlackInfinity
Dr. Marcia Douglas, PhD
Apr 28 • 36 min
mothering in multitudes with Jamaican poet, novelist and professor Marcia Douglas talking about her life and process of bringing a natural mystic to all of her works.
Dr. Meredith Gadsby, PhD
Apr 15 • 37 min
mothering in multitudes with africana + comparative lit professor and faculty liaison for The Toni Morrison Society, Dr. Meredith Gadsby tells her story of mentoring and motherhood with a city mindset in a suburban life.
Dr. Chandra Sledge Mathias
Apr 1 • 43 min
mothering in multitudes with educational leadership coach, global thinker and founder + CEO of the Wouldn’t It Be Cool If… Organization. Dr. Chandra Sledge Mathias shares her perspective on the new age of teaching and learning.
Welcome to Season 2
Apr 1 • 4 min
mothering in multitudes through a global health pandemic and a pivotal civil rights movement.
Claudia Greene
Mar 10 • 33 min
let’s talk about publicist Claudia Greene hustling to climb the ladder from intern to owner.
Carla Aaron Lopez
Feb 20 • 40 min
let’s talk about artist + educator Carla Aaron Lopez, being a teacher by day and a self-proclaimed art villain by night.
Ms. Nix
Dec 10, 2019 • 30 min
let’s talk about actor and deejay Nicole Lyn, also known as Ms. Nix, sharing her life as an active mother while balancing a thriving career in arts and entertainment.
Rachel François St. Fleur
Dec 3, 2019 • 47 min
let’s talk about pregnancy, birth and motherhood through the eyes of a first-time mother.
Alia Michèle Pitter
Nov 27, 2019 • 40 min
let’s talk about an honest look at postpartum depression from a cultural standpoint.
Dionne Bullett, LPN
Nov 19, 2019 • 40 min
let’s talk about practicing optimism when giving up is not an option.
Dr. Keita Joy EdD, M.S.
Nov 12, 2019 • 46 min
let’s talk about life coach Dr. Keita Joy speaking on having the courage to do you, do it well, and do it consistently.
Isis Arias Clermont
Nov 5, 2019 • 36 min
let’s talk about executive producer of Complex Con and the power and beauty of youth culture.
V.V. Patchouli
Oct 29, 2019 • 43 min
let’s talk about owner + creative director of fine leather goods house, VV Patchouli, living authentically and manifesting the world you want to live in.
Petronilla Ouko
Oct 23, 2019 • 26 min
let’s talk about paying respect to the village that helps raise our children.
Dr. Yaba Blay, PhD
Oct 15, 2019 • 28 min
let’s talk about the creator and curator of Professional Black Girl, and the complex joy and strength of motherhood.
Gineen Cargo
Oct 8, 2019 • 32 min
let’s talk about rebuilding a black mecca one business at a time, the truths behind being tired, and the “new” grandma.
S/O To “Momisms”
Oct 1, 2019 • 17 min
let’s talk about the parenting philosophies passed down through generations, some toxic habits and some iconically fierce cherished wisdom.
Nikesha Breeze
Jul 3, 2019 • 34 min
let’s talk about creating visual art to consciously reclaim literature and resist deeply embedded racial stereotypes.
Edwina Kulego
Jun 25, 2019 • 43 min
let’s talk about founder + CEO Edwina Kulego operating in the workplace as a global citizen, the immense pressure of breastfeeding and receiving the ultimate validation from Ms. Oprah Winfrey.
Mia Calabrese
Jun 18, 2019 • 30 min
let’s talk about the art of the blended family.
Francesca Flores Clark
Jun 11, 2019 • 36 min
let’s talk about mothering through heartbreak and trauma.
Kristal High Taylor
Jun 4, 2019 • 47 min
let’s talk about the future of politics and creating media that matters.
Bonus: CBD
May 28, 2019 • 12 min
let’s talk about a double shot of sage advice from Professor Dr. Carole Boyce Davies. No chaser.
Dr. Carole Boyce Davies, PhD
May 21, 2019 • 22 min
let’s talk about the woman dubbed the “Caribbean Queen Mother of Africana,” Professor Carole Boyce Davies entering our conversation with wisdom and grace for a new generation of mothers.
My Intention
May 12, 2019 • 3 min
let’s talk about disrupting the narrative.