Episode 194: Jami Floyd

The local host of NPR’s All Things Considered on WNYC, journalist Jami Floyd was biracial before that term existed: “I was very very lonely as a child because I was a biracial kid…[but] there was no biracial.” A conversation about race, refugees, and a Raggedy Ann turned Raggedy Andy – not a metaphor – at JCC Harlem with music from Valerie and Ben Turner, also not metaphoric but actual splendid musicians.

  •  PERSON: Myrlie Evers–Williams
  •  PLACE: Luwani Refugee Camp
  •  THING: Lewis, a doll
  •  RANDY’S PERSON: William Lloyd Garrison

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