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Video: WNYC Presents a Conversation with Editor Chris Jackson

Monday, March 07, 2016

WNYC's Rebecca Carroll and editor Chris Jackson live in The Greene Space (Screenshot)

WNYC’s Rebecca Carroll sat down for a conversation with Chris Jackson, editor of Ta-Nehisi Coates' award-winning work Between the World and MeHe has collaborated with such authors as Jay Z, MK Asante and Eddie Huang.

Jackson was was described by The New York Times Magazine as an editor who transmits ideas “from writers on the margins to the mainstream readers who need to hear them.” Their conversation was recorded at The Greene Space at WNYC on February 26, 2016.

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Comments [2]

John Johnson from Ridgefield CT

How does he use the n word on the radio? Nobody in our culture is permitted to use the N word, not blacks, not anyone. How dare he. How dare NPR for airing it.

Nov. 27 2018 09:22 PM
gina ballinger from graz austria

Thank You So Much for this series...Rebecca Carroll! finally hearing Chris Jackson the Editor for Ta_Nehisi Coates was rewarding.

Mar. 10 2016 03:22 PM

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