Black America and Covid

by Sonja J Killebrew

HOW HAVE BLACK AMERICANS BEEN IMPACTED BY COVID-19? Are you a Black American who has lost someone during the Covid-19 pandemic? Are you a Black American who didn't lose anyone and you want to share what it was like to work and live during the Covid-19 pandemic? Are you a non-Black American who lost someone close to you who was a Black American and you want to share their life story? Do you want to share your story about t... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • S01 E76 - Interview 074 with Norma Williams

    S01 E76 - Interview 074 with Norma Williams

    Interview 074 with Norma W. Listen to retired educator Norma Williams of Queens, New York—whose parents are from Guyana and their ancestors are from Barbados—share about living, working, and retiring during the Covid-19 pandemic: ...

    57:20
  • S01 E75 - Interview 073 with Lauren W

    S01 E75 - Interview 073 with Lauren W

    Listen to Caribbean-American Lauren W. of Queens, New York—whose parents are from the island of Jamaica—share about going to school in Washington D.C. during the Covid-19 pandemic. She talks about moving back home in the spring of...

    44:20
  • S01 E74 - Interview 072 with Sabine Gedeon

    S01 E74 - Interview 072 with Sabine Gedeon

    Listen to Sabine Gedeon—who resides in San Diego, California, grew up in Connecticut, was born in Haiti, and migrated to the East Coast when she was 4-years-old—share about working in California during the Covid-19 pandemic. She i...

    43:57
  • S01 E73 - Interview 071 with Chanel L

    S01 E73 - Interview 071 with Chanel L

    Listen to medical assistant and Black American Chanel L.— raised in New York and resided in Queens during the Covid-19 pandemic—share about working in-person as an essential worker during the pandemic. On working-from-home during ...

    37:22
  • S01 E72 - Interview 070 with Daaimah Mubashshir

    S01 E72 - Interview 070 with Daaimah Mubashshir

    Listen to playwright, professor, and Black American Daaimah Mubashshir, MFA from Columbia University — born in Alabama, raised in Texas, resided in New York during the Covid-19 pandemic — share about working from home during the p...

    26:07