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Basic Black After The Broadcast: Serious Satire

May 8, 2015

After the broadcast, the discussion explored the question of the role of satire and comedy in talking about cultural differences, race relations, police brutality.

Panelists:
- Latoyia Edwards, Anchor, New England Cable News
- Phillip Martin, Senior Reporter, WGBH News
- Kim McLarin, Associate Professor of Writing, Literature, and Publishing, Emerson College
- Peniel Joseph, Professor of History, Tufts University
- Emmett G. Price III, Associate Professor of Music, Northeastern University and author of The Black Church and Hip Hop Culture

(Photo: Scene from "Negrotown" by Key & Peele, Comedy Central).