Ep 1: Luvvie Ajayi Is Judging Us, and We Like It

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.

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Show Notes:

I’m Judging You: The Do-Better Manual By Luvvie Ajayi

The Broke Diaries: The Completely True and Hilarious Misadventures of a Good Girl Gone Broke By Angela Nissel

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/

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