5 episodes

Coffee and Books podcast is hosted by Marc Lamont Hill, a noted author, social commentator, professor, and owner of a coffee shop and bookstore in Philadelphia named Uncle Bobbie’s Coffee & Books. In each episode he chats with authors and prominent public figures who share the backstory behind their latest book. An organic conversation that flows naturally from the book at hand, through the writer’s journey, and of course, the author’s own taste in books. The tone is curious and smart, informal and enlightening - covering everything from Malcolm X to Are You There God, It’s Me Margaret.

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Coffee and Books podcast is hosted by Marc Lamont Hill, a noted author, social commentator, professor, and owner of a coffee shop and bookstore in Philadelphia named Uncle Bobbie’s Coffee & Books. In each episode he chats with authors and prominent public figures who share the backstory behind their latest book. An organic conversation that flows naturally from the book at hand, through the writer’s journey, and of course, the author’s own taste in books. The tone is curious and smart, informal and enlightening - covering everything from Malcolm X to Are You There God, It’s Me Margaret.

    Robin DiAngelo Talks "White Fragility," Her NYT Best-Selling Book

    Robin DiAngelo Talks "White Fragility," Her NYT Best-Selling Book

    Robin DiAngelo Talks "White Fragility," Her NYT Best-Selling Book by Embassy Row

    • 48 min
    Jacob Soboroff Talks About "Separated: Inside an American Tragedy"

    Jacob Soboroff Talks About "Separated: Inside an American Tragedy"

    This week Marc is in conversation with NBC News and MSNBC correspondent Jacob Soboroff, the author of the New York Times Best Selling book Separated: Inside an American Tragedy. The two examine the Trump's administration immigrant family separation policy, why Jacob didn't consider himself a writer prior to this book, and also have some fun with a game of Buy it, Borrow it, Burn it.

    • 46 min
    Mikki Kendall Discusses Her New Book, "Hood Feminism: Notes From The Women A Movement Forgot"

    Mikki Kendall Discusses Her New Book, "Hood Feminism: Notes From The Women A Movement Forgot"

    This week, Marc is in conversation with New York Times Best Selling author, activist, and cultural critic, Mikki Kendall. The two break down her latest book Hood Feminism, and why she believes the feminist movement isn’t one size fits all.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Eddie S. Glaude Jr. Talks "Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons For Our Own"

    Eddie S. Glaude Jr. Talks "Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons For Our Own"

    Marc sits down with New York Times Best Selling author Eddie S. Glaude Jr. to discuss Eddie’s latest book, Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own. The two reflect on James Baldwin’s impact on culture, their own lives, and the parallels of his writing and today’s society.

    • 56 min
    Welcome to Coffee & Books!

    Welcome to Coffee & Books!

    Coffee and Books is a podcast hosted by Marc Lamont Hill, a noted author, social commentator, professor, and owner of a coffee shop and bookstore in Philadelphia named Uncle Bobbie’s Coffee & Books. In each episode he chats with authors and prominent public figures who share the backstory behind their latest book, the writer’s journey and of course their own taste in books.

    • 1 min

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