68 episodes

Go Black Boy Go was created as a space to have conversations about navigating blackness and queer identity. Join English PhD student, Jalen Thompson (@jalenthompso), as he tackles TV, film, and media from a black queer perspective.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0, 17 Ratings

Go Black Boy Go was created as a space to have conversations about navigating blackness and queer identity. Join English PhD student, Jalen Thompson (@jalenthompso), as he tackles TV, film, and media from a black queer perspective.

    [Insert Caption Here] feat. Celeste Reeb

    [Insert Caption Here] feat. Celeste Reeb

    Jalen chats with his colleague film and sound scholar Celeste Reeb about the history of captioning in motion pictures and the current debates with captioning in television, streaming, and porn. 
     
    Follow Go Black Boy Go on Twitter / IG @goblackboygo, the host on Twitter @jalenthompso, and Celeste on Twitter @HuffinonmyHuffy and your can email celestereeb@gmail.com. Listen on iTunes, Spotify, Google Play, and Podbean and wherever else you get your podcasts. DON'T FORGET to leave a review on iTunes and share the episodes on your social medias!

    • 1 hr 6 min
    REVIEW: All-Stars 5 Finale

    REVIEW: All-Stars 5 Finale

    Jalen and his Best Judy Will discuss the Finale of All Stars 5.
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    Music-DJ Tony Playboi-I Was Waiting On You At The Door: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wxbE6nnoKkA / Follow the Judys: Will’s Instagram @willyum.jpeg; Jalen’s Podcast on Instagram & Twitter @goblackboygo 

    • 52 min
    Adulting 101 (feat. Keiosha Thomas)

    Adulting 101 (feat. Keiosha Thomas)

    Jalen and his best friend Keiosha reflect on their high school selves and what it's like to "adult." 
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    Follow Go Black Boy Go on Twitter / IG @goblackboygo, the host on Twitter @jalenthompso, and Keiosha on IG @kei11_xoxo. Listen on iTunes, Spotify, Google Play, and Podbean and wherever else you get your podcasts. DON'T FORGET to leave a review on iTunes and share the episodes on your social medias!

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Oh, Candida (feat. Dezmond Cole)

    Oh, Candida (feat. Dezmond Cole)

    Jalen chats with his friend Dezmond, a NIH prep student at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, about his research and graduate school experiences in Microbiology.
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    Follow Go Black Boy Go on Twitter / IG @goblackboygo, the host on Twitter @jalenthompso, and Dezmond on Twitter @DezmondCole. Listen on iTunes, Spotify, Google Play, and Podbean and wherever else you get your podcasts. DON'T FORGET to leave a review on iTunes and share the episodes on your social medias!

    • 55 min
    REVIEW: All-Stars 5, Episode 7

    REVIEW: All-Stars 5, Episode 7

    Jalen and his Best Judy Will discuss Stand-Up Smackdown.
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    Music-DJ Tony Playboi-I Was Waiting On You At The Door: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wxbE6nnoKkA / Follow the Judys: Will’s Instagram @willyum.jpeg; Jalen’s Podcast on Instagram & Twitter @goblackboygo 

    • 41 min
    REVIEW: All-Stars 5, Episode 6

    REVIEW: All-Stars 5, Episode 6

    Jalen and his best Judy Will discuss The Charles Family Backyard Ball.
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    Music-DJ Tony Playboi-I Was Waiting On You At The Door: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wxbE6nnoKkA / Follow the Judys: Will’s Instagram @willyum.jpeg; Jalen’s Podcast on Instagram & Twitter @goblackboygo 

    • 58 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

Ari7486 ,

I feel seen!!!

I am in graduate school and I can relate to so many of your experiences. Thank you!

Queen_of_the_Papayas ,

Black Excellence!

Thank you for this podcast!!!

holderch5 ,

Learn while Jalen learns

You can tell Jalen really cares about the advice and perspectives he includes in this show, not only for the audience’s edification but also for his own.

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