Imani Perry on the Notion of Collective Grief
From the Quarantine Tapes Podcast with Paul Holdengraber
Hosted by Paul Holdengräber, The Quarantine Tapes chronicles shifting paradigms in the age of social distancing. Each day, Paul calls a guest for a brief discussion about how they are experiencing the global pandemic.
Today on episode 44 of The Quarantine Tapes, Paul Holdengräber speaks with professor and author Imani Perry. They discuss what it means for artists and thinkers to speak out against injustice in this moment, and how humility can function as both a virtue and a form of submission.
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Imani Perry is the Hughes-Rogers Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University and the author of 6 books, including the award winning Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry.