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Explore the rich and diverse world of Black Lit with the MahoganyBooks Podcast Network. Join us for engaging dialogue and storytelling that celebrates the cultural heritage of our community. Together, let's create a more inclusive world through diverse perspectives and voices.

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May 20, 2024x
01:06:4345.85 MB

The Rhythms of Black Narratives: From Cultural Touchstones to Literary Heritage

Join us for another captivating episode of MahoganyBooks Front Row: The Podcast as we welc...

May 13, 202401:08:4863.67 MB

100. The Greatest Love of All with Dr. Pamela Ellis

In this live recording special, we talk with our mom about the book that changed her rela...

May 06, 2024x
01:12:5050.06 MB

Navigating the Intersections of Black and Afro-Latinx Identities

Remember the warmth of sitting around a table, listening to the elders share stories that ...

May 05, 202401:33:41129.7 MB

99. Considering Genius, Jazz & the Sublime with Robert Menafee

In this episode, we talk with our dad, Robert Menafee, about jazz and all of the things t...


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Apple Podcasts
Enjoyable listen

Awesome variety of authors and topics.

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Apple Podcasts
Engaging, Entertaining, Exceptional

These young brothers are all three! Their level of thought-provoking insight, genuine curiosity and emotional intelligence is truly an inspiration. And, they manage to “keep it 100” at the same time. Their book recommendations are always on point!

Apple Podcasts
What an inspiring and thoughtful show

This has been my go-to morning podcast since it started. The conversations inspire me to read and re-read the books shared. I appreciate the care and thought that Jan and Miles put into preparing the questions. Thanks to all your guests as well for their generous gifts!