During this 2013 commemoration of Malcolm X’s assassination – and between some powerful presentations two of which are included here – we found it appropriate and fitting to include discussion of our collective critique in A Lie of Reinvention: Correcting Manning Marable’s Malcolm X. It is interesting to note the many overlapping themes between our criticism of Marable’s work and the political context described here by McKinney and bin-Wahad.
I was an invited panelist at this year's summit at Howard University and it went precisely as was expected. Check the show's description on YouTube for links, timestamps, etc.
A discussion of "The Use of Public Space as Cultural Communicator: How Museums Reconstruct and Reconnect Cultural Memory" by Deborah F. Atwater and Sandra L. Herndon.
Drs. Jared Ball and A.D. Carson discuss their work and approach to hip-hop scholarship. More links and timestamps in the show's description on YouTube.
An All African People's tribute to Kwame Nkrumah and the a Roundtable discussion about The Woman King. As always, check the show description on YouTube for timestamps, links, etc.