Episode 106

The Black Experience in Design: A Conversation w/ Dr. Lesley-Ann Noel, Anne H. Berry & June Grant


April 14th, 2022

1 hr 19 mins 22 secs

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About this Episode

Philip spends time with Dr. Lesley-Ann Noel, Anne H. Berry and June Grant who are editors and contributors to the anthology The Black Experience in Design. In their conversation, they discuss the significance of Black Design in the past, present and future, the meaning of neutrality and decolonization and how Black Design challenges the status quo.

The Drop – The segment of the show where Philip and his guest share tasty morsels of intellectual goodness and creative musings.

Philip’s Drop:
Sankofa (Netflix)

Lesley’s Drop:
Those Wilds Beyond our Fences Bayo Akomolafe

June’s Drop:
SF Urban Film Festival

Anne’s Drop:
An Ugly truth by Cecilia Kang and Sheera Frenkel