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Basic Black: Post Debate Wrap-Up

Basic Black kicks off its new season in the midst of the 2012 presidential campaign on Friday, October 19. Our conversation takes a look at the most recent presidential and vice presidential debates. For some it’s about who won or lost, but what matters most is how each candidate plans to meet the challenges of leadership.

Our panel this week:

- Callie Crossley, host of Boston Public Radio, 89.7 WGBH radio
- Kim McLarin, assistant professor of writing, literature, and publishing, Emerson College
- Phillip Martin, senior reporter, 89.7 WGBH radio
- Cindy Rodriguez, journalist-in-residence, Emerson College
- Kenneth Cooper, editor, The Trotter Review, UMass Boston