Chalkline with Rafranz Davis.
OMG you guys. Talking to Rafranz is like talking to the friend you’ve been missing for years who is so impressive it makes you babble. Episode 2 We hit on growing up and reading her first book by a black author, segregation, #educolor, body image, teaching her children, and surviving the zombie apocalypse. This Week’s Syllabus: To Read: Can I say everything Melinda writes? But particularly this piece for the Atlantic on why white kids need diverse teachers. (Also, I mistakenly call her Melissa in the podcast cause I am the worst. It’s Melinda. I’m Sorry.) To Listen: Is there any other option? Lemonade. To Watch: (Well, also, Lemonade but) Fermat’s Room. I am showing this movie to my third period seniors and I love that it is not only a great and addictive thriller but it’s about people doing math, in Spanish. This vine about Sexual Assault Prevention Month. NSFW Person Rafranz thinks everyone should follow on twitter: Zac Chase