In this special episode of Lit!Pop!Bong!, hosts Anthony and Cece are on location at the OutWrite DC with Michelle Tea. First, we hear a reading from Michelle at a reading at OutWrite (5:30), and Michelle answers some questions from Anthony and Cece (31:00). Our hosts were then able to catch up with Michelle for the Pop! section (42:00) where the three discuss 23andMe, Black Girl Magic on fashion magazines (48:15), and the diversity of the new season trailer of Star Trek (50:45). Finally, in the Bang! section (55:30), Michelle, Anthony, and Cece share lesser known historical figures they want you to Google.
Full HAGS essay:
The City to a Young Girl by Jody Caravaglia
Beyonce's Vogue Cover
Tracee Ellis Ross Elle Canada Cover
Tiffany Haddish Glamour Cover
Mary Ellen Pleasant
I Must Resist: Bayard Rustin's Life in Letter