Basic Black: Provocative, Timely, and No Scripts...
Friday - November 22, 2013 at 7:30pm | WGBH 2/HD | basicblack.org
As the repercussions from the Jonathan Martin/Richie Incognito incident continue
to roll out. Was Jonathan Martin strong for walking away from the Miami Dolphins, or was
he not strong enough to stay? Our conversation explores how the intersection of sports
and race influence our cultural notions of African American manhood.
- Latoyia Edwards, anchor, NECN
- Phillip Martin, senior reporter, WGBH News
- Kim McLarin, cultural commentator and assistant professor of writing, Emerson College
- Peniel Joseph, professor of history, Tufts University
- Gary Washburn, sports reporter, Boston Globe