Better Than The Movie - iOS - Stitcher- Better Than the Movie is a community for people who love reading, books, book news and issues related to literature and popular culture. Our goal is to review and discuss book themes with passion and an open mind. We want to encourage readers to look beyond the Best Sellers lists and discover new voices and stories.
Black Chick Lit - iOS - Google Play - The Black Chick Lit Podcast features in-depth discussions of the latest and greatest works penned by black women. Join Dani and Mollie as they talk prose, drink wine and laugh at their own jokes.
Black & Read (stitcher) - iOS - Google Play - Black & Read is a biweekly book club discussion podcast. Each episode the host Terry Brown discusses a piece of literature from the the unique perspectives and context of people of color.
LeVar Burton Reads - iOS - Google Play - Lose yourself in a great story with LeVar Burton Reads. In each episode, host LeVar Burton (Reading Rainbow, Star Trek, Roots) hand-picks a different piece of short fiction, and reads it to you.
Drunk On Books - iOS - Google Play - A podcast for the drunken reader in you. Join Valkyrie and Lolo as they navigate the literary world under the influence of alcohol. Every week they discuss a new book or literary topic, but have no fear...it's more detention than English class. NSFW
Finding the Fantastic (soundcloud) - iOS - Three English nerds (rhetoric, creative writing, and lit) read fairytales and folklore from around the world, and talk about it. We talk about themes, adaptation, and random things we love from fantasy literature.
Girl, Have You Read? - iOS - GirlHaveYouRead.com is serving up black romance — and a little more — for whatever reading mood you’re in. Reviews, discussions, recommendations, blog posts, and a podcast, all centering around a need to see black characters represented on the pages. You want it? We’ve got it. If we don’t, we’ll find it. And the next time your reading friends ask you: “Girl, have you read…?” your answer will be “Yes!”
It's Lit In Color - iOS - Google Play - "It's Lit In Color" is a podcast dedicated to amplifying the voices of emerging female writers of color. Each episode allows a new writer to open themselves to us and to share their work with the world.
Look And Listen - iOS - stitcher - #LLBCPod - This show is the podcast of version of the discussions held by the Look & Listen book club. In addition to the book discussions/review we’ll also have specialized episodes known as 101 episodes. Those Episodes will be used to fill in the gaps between book discussions and will cover a wide range of topics.
Minorities in Publishing - iOS - MiP is a podcast discussing diversity (or lack thereof) in the book publishing industry with other professionals working in-house as well as authors and those in the literary scene.
Mostly Lit (soundcloud) - iOS - Join 20-somethings AJ and Reckless Rai in their journey to keep up with the London experience, while exploring the intersection of literature, wellness and black pop-culture. Check them out weekly as they discuss key themes in a fun, playful and (mostly shady) insightful way. (London, UK)
Please Finish Your Book with John P - "John P" interviews Busy People who became published authors so that those authors can inspire busy people who want to become Published Authors. Most episodes contain a RAP session ("Read A Portion" session). The format of the show is BAM! (discussion about the Book, then Author, then Mindset).
Somethin' To BRAGG (soundcloud) - This is Somethin' To BRAGG About Podcast!!! Join Danni Ave and Dr. B for our biweekly conversations on HIGHER EDUCATION, COLLEGE POLITICS, & the ADVANCEMENT of BLACKNESS in Education. Every show we will be answering questions, giving advice and tackling the larges topics surrounding higher education from the black stand point. Let us give you "something to BRAGG about." #STBAP
The Edu Culture (iOS) - Tune in every other week for a discussion on various topics in education that connect to cultural competency, research based strategies, and real life experiences. Our commitment to our listeners is to provide strategies and techniques each show that are immediately applicable in classrooms and schools.
The Hidden Scribes (iOS) - The Hidden Scribes podcast animates the stories of emerging writers.
The Lit Review (soundcloud) - The lit review is a podcast where organizers interview organizers about books relevant in this moment of urgency / age of Trump. Think sparknotes in podcast form.
#WizardTeam: A Harry Pottercast - iOS - soundcloud - This is the Harry Potter podcast for the blog "Black Girls Nerd Out," where we discuss the Harry Potter books, one chapter at a time! WARNING: There are feelings. Feel free to tweet along with us using the hashtag #WizardTeam with your own theories and thoughts about Harry Potter!