THAT WHITE GIRL Author / Activist JLove Calderon visits SISTAH TALK TV SHOW to talk about White Privileges, The N Word and other topics.
As an author, educator, activist, and Certified Empowerment Facilitator, JLove Calderón has worked passionately on social justice, race, and gender issues for over 15 years. In settings that range from hip-hop ciphers to the college classroom, JLove is widely respected for her advocacy of “truth, love, and freedom” for everyday people, especially young people, women and girls, and lovers of hip hop culture.
JLove has authored four books: We Got Issues! with Rha Goddess; That White Girl (optioned for film); Conscious Women Rock the Page! Using Hip-Hop Fiction to Incite Social Change (nominated for a NAACP Image Award) with Marcella Runell Hall, E-Fierce, and Black Artemis; and Love, Race, and Liberation; ‘Til the White Day is Done with Marcella Runell Hall. Her articles on hip-hop culture, white privilege, and social justice have appeared in The New York Times, Self Magazine, The Source Magazine, among other traditional and new media outlets. She has also contributed to two anthologies: Who’s Your Mama? The Unsung Voices of Women and Mothers (edited by Yvonne Bynoe), and The Encyclopedia of Hip Hop Literature (edited by Tarshia L. Stanley).
Check out this video clip to find out “What is White Privileges” : THAT WHITE GIRL Author / Activist JLove Calderon vists SISTAH TALK TV SHOW to talk about White Privilege, The N Word and other topics. SISTAH TALK TV SHOW is moderated and hosted by Dietra Kelsey with co-hosts Shawn Seymour Gipson and Robin Michele Downes. Original Air Date: March 11, 2011. Televised LIVE before a studio audience at MNN TV studios in NYC.
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