This is the first installment of Back in America.
In this podcast, I explore unique amazing American stories from my multicultural perspective.
This episode is part of a series on masculinity in America.
Here I speak to Eric Marsh a black activist and social worker in Philadelphia.
We speak about being a black man in America; the impact of slavery. The impact of Trump election; consumerism.
We discuss an art piece by Hank Willis Thomas, Branded Head, a photo of black man’s head with the shape of the Nike swoosh and what Thomas called commodifiable blackness.