The PowerPLAY Show

S1 Episode 26: The Talking Drum with Author Lisa Braxton

July 16, 2020 Tonia Magras Season 1 Episode 26
The PowerPLAY Show
S1 Episode 26: The Talking Drum with Author Lisa Braxton
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The PowerPLAY Show
S1 Episode 26: The Talking Drum with Author Lisa Braxton
Jul 16, 2020 Season 1 Episode 26
Tonia Magras

The Talking Drum – by author Lisa Braxton - explores intra-racial, class, and cross-cultural tensions, along with the meaning of community and belonging. The novel explores the profound impact gentrification has on people in many neighborhoods, and the way in which being uprooted affects the fabric of their families, friendships, and emotional well-being.  Lisa is an essayist, short story writer, and novelist and discusses the journey to the completion of her book and her greatest inspirations: her parents!

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The Talking Drum – by author Lisa Braxton - explores intra-racial, class, and cross-cultural tensions, along with the meaning of community and belonging. The novel explores the profound impact gentrification has on people in many neighborhoods, and the way in which being uprooted affects the fabric of their families, friendships, and emotional well-being.  Lisa is an essayist, short story writer, and novelist and discusses the journey to the completion of her book and her greatest inspirations: her parents!

Support the show (https://paypal.me/thepowerplayshow?locale.x=en_US)