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Episode 69 – Prisoners of Hope: A Conversation with Dr. Michael Eric Dyson on America’s Racial Reckoning

Race and Democracy

Michael Eric Dyson is a renowned scholar, ordained Baptist minister, and public intellectual born in Detroit, Michigan. His innovative scholarship, combining cultural criticism and biography, focuses on race, religion, popular culture, and contemporary issues in the African American community. Dyson’s most recent book is April 4, 1968: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Death and How It Changed America (2008). He is also the author of Know What I Mean? (2007), a critical study of hip hop music, Debating Race (2007), a compilation of previously unpublished conversations with scholars, politicians and public commentators, Come Hell or High Water: Hurricane Katrina and the Color of Disaster (2006), Is Bill Cosby Right? Or Has the Black Middle Class Lost its Mind (2006), Why I Love Black Women (2004), The Michael Eric Dyson Reader (2004), Open Mike (2002), I May Not Get There With You: The True Martin Luther King, Jr. (2001), and Race Rules: Navigating the Color Line (1997). “Effortlessly and with conviction, [Dyson] weaves together a range of themes from gangsta rap to graduate seminars, deepening them with highly varied and vividly portrayed personal experience,” Noam Chomsky has said of Dyson. A two-time winner of the NAACP Image Award, Dyson has taught at the University of Pennsylvania, DePaul University, Chicago Theological Seminary, The University of North Carolina, and Columbia and Brown Universities. He is currently University Professor at Georgetown University.

23 Apr 2021

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Armchair Expert with Dax Shepard

Michael Eric Dyson is a professor, ordained minister, political commentator, and the author of seven New York Times bestsellers. Michael joins the Armchair Expert to discuss preaching at the National Cathedral on the King’s Sunday, the transition from going to an inner-city segregated school to a school with rich white kids, and how the church became a lifeline for him. Michael recounts the day when Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and his last great speech, the level of mastery of Jay-Z, and how race is shaped by the environment and context of the culture. The two discuss white privilege, the Capitol protestors, and their opinions on why the 2020 election was so close.

1hr 32mins

4 Mar 2021

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Experts on Expert with Dax Shepard

Michael Eric Dyson is a professor, ordained minister, political commentator, and the author of seven New York Times bestsellers. Michael joins the Armchair Expert to discuss preaching at the National Cathedral on the King’s Sunday, the transition from going to an inner-city segregated school to a school with rich white kids, and how the church became a lifeline for him. Michael recounts the day when Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and his last great speech, the level of mastery of Jay-Z, and how race is shaped by the environment and context of the culture. The two discuss white privilege, the Capitol protestors, and their opinions on why the 2020 election was so close.

1hr 32mins

4 Mar 2021

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"PowHer"- Woman's History Month Kick Off! (Michael Eric Dyson and Nupol Kiazolu)

Street Politicians

​On this episode of Street Politicians, Tamika D. Mallory and Mysonne kick off Women's History month by discussing the importance of womanhood and saluting the countless women making an impact in their communities, their nation, and the world. They also get into a very deep and challenging discussion about the controversial comments Boosie recently said about Lori Harvey's dating history. Moreover, author and ordained minister Michael Eric Dyson called in and spoke more about the topic of protecting and uplifting our queens. Also, for their "Change Makers" segment they had Nupol Kiazolu call in and speak on the work she is doing in the community. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

1hr 32mins

3 Mar 2021

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Race, reckoning, and redemption: Michael Eric Dyson’s message to White America

Speakers Forum

“How far are we willing to go? Are we prepared to sacrifice tradition and convention for genuine transformation?”

1hr 20mins

22 Jan 2021

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JAY-Z | Made in America | Michael Eric Dyson | Book Summary

BestBookBits

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21mins

14 Jan 2021

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One Hundred: The Ed Gordon Podcast

Ed talks with scholar and author Michael Eric Dyson about his new book, A Long Time Coming: Reckoning with Race in America. They also discuss the insurrection and riot that rocked the Nation’s Capitol this week and they explore the future of the Biden administration. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

59mins

8 Jan 2021

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Ep. #550: Michael Eric Dyson, Alex Wagner

Real Time with Bill Maher

Bill’s guests are Michael Eric Dyson, Alex Wagner and Jon Meacham. (Originally aired 11/20/20)See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

57mins

21 Nov 2020

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Club Shay Shay

On Episode 7 of Club Shay Shay, Shannon welcomes in scholar, reverend, author and friend Michael Eric Dyson.Dyson is a sociology professor at Georgetown University and an author of the books ‘Tears We Cannot Stop’ & the forthcoming ‘Long Time Coming,’ and a great friend of Shannon’s. In this enlightening and informative conversation, Shannon and Michael discuss pressing societal issues in America, including police brutality, the racial and economic divide, and the nationwide protests in support of racial justice. They also talk about the importance of voting in the all-important 2020 Presidential election.A fellow sports fanatic, Prof. Dyson dives into a number of hot topics across the sports landscape: what LeBron James and the entire NBA have done to advance social causes, the impact of the late Georgetown coaching legend John Thompson, the importance of HBCUs, Colin Kaepernick’s legacy and the intersection of athletics and racial + social justice. Michael Eric Dyson brings a great deal of illuminating insight to a host of difficult topics throughout the conversation, detailing how U.S. history has led to this moment, and where we can go from here.But Shannon doesn’t let Prof. Dyson off the hook, later asking him to reveal his NBA & NFL GOATs, his favorite musicians of all time, and much more.#DoSomethinB4TwoSomethin & Follow Club Shay Shay:                                                                 https://www.instagram.com/clubshayshayhttps://twitter.com/clubshayshayhttps://www.facebook.com/clubshayshayhttps://www.youtube.com/c/clubshayshay Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 53mins

2 Nov 2020

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Michael Eric Dyson On The Politics Of Race And The U.S. Election

The Munk Debates Podcast

On this episode of the Munk Debates Podcast, Michael Eric Dyson, best-selling author joins us to discuss the future of the politics of race in the shadow of the most consequential U.S. election in a generation.

42mins

14 Oct 2020

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