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 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
  • S01 E71 - Interview 069 with Kia Barbee

    S01 E71 - Interview 069 with Kia Barbee

    Listen to Black American Kia Barbee from Queens, New York share about living and working during the Covid-19 pandemic. She shares how her great-great grandmother on her maternal side was a slave and her grandmother’s dad was Indig...

    23:12
  • S01 E70 - Interview 068 with Marilyn Wilson

    S01 E70 - Interview 068 with Marilyn Wilson

    Listen to Black American Marilyn Wilson, MSW — from St. Louis, Missouri, and currently living there — share about living and working there during the Covid-19 pandemic.“So the beginning of the pandemic was very scary for me. Very,...

    23:50
  • S01 E69 - Interview 067 with Eryan Cobham

    S01 E69 - Interview 067 with Eryan Cobham

    Listen to Black American Eryan Cobham from Queens, New York and now living in Chicago, Illinois share about working-from-home and living with his wife and two children in 2020 and three children in 2021 during the Covid-19 pandemi...

    33:36
  • S01 E68 - Interview 066 with Sonja and Starr

    S01 E68 - Interview 066 with Sonja and Starr

    Listen to Black American Sonja Killebrew from the South Side of Jamaica, Queens, New York share about working as an online professor at City College of New York and briefly as a substitute teacher in New York City during the Covid...

    22:37