Luvvie Ajayi, author of “I’m Judging You: The Do-Better Manual” counts Oprah, Bono and Shonda Rhimes among her biggest fans. In this episode, the comic phenom opens up to Roxanne about meeting the top media queens in the biz, moving to the United States from Nigeria, and raising awareness of HIV/AIDS among women.
Also in this episode, our very first installment of “What’s on the Front Table,” a segment about that coveted spot right in front of independent bookstores. Lissa Muscatine, former speech writer for Hillary Clinton and current owner of the Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C., tells Roxanne what’s on their front table.
I’m Judging You: The Do-Better Manual By Luvvie Ajayi
We Should All Be Feminists By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Hillbilly Elegy By J.D. Vance
Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right By Arlie Russell Hochschild
The Fight to Vote By Michael Waldman
Swing Time By Zadie Smith
Luvvie’s blog: http://www.awesomelyluvvie.com/
The Red Pump Project: http://www.theredpumpproject.org/