Black Girl Nerds Podcast

by Black Girl Nerds

Black Girl Nerds Podcast
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 51
  • Last: 19 May 2014
Black Girl Nerds is a podcast and place where girls of our ilk can express themselves freely and embrace who they are. This is not a show exclusively for Black women, but it is a show exclusively for Nerds! Haha! The end of each episode provides information on each of our social networks and a preview to the next week's podcast topic.

Episodes (51)

  • Episode 51 - Decepticomics Part 2
    Episode 51 - Decepticomics Part 2
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    Published: 19 May 2014 Duration: 01:03:40
    Dillon Stevenson performed stand-up at New York Comedy Club, Broadway Comedy Club, Comix at Foxwoods, and Gotham Comedy Club & other venues in NYC. He’s written, directed, and performed in sketch shows off Broadway and at benefits and event... Read more →
    Dillon Stevenson performed stand-up at New York Comedy Club, Broadway Comedy Club, Comix at Foxwoods, and Gotham Comedy Club & other venues in NYC. He’s written, directed, and performed in sketch shows off Broadway and at benefits and event... Read more →

  • Episode 50 - Science Talk with Shareef Jackson and Danielle Lee
    Episode 50 - Science Talk with Shareef Jackson and Danielle Lee
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    Published: 12 May 2014 Duration: 01:05:53
    We have guests Shareef Jackson and Danielle Lee discuss all things Science! If you're a Science geek as well as a fan of the hit primetime series Cosmos, then this is the show for you! Shareef Jackson: Shareef views on science and technol... Read more →
    We have guests Shareef Jackson and Danielle Lee discuss all things Science! If you're a Science geek as well as a fan of the hit primetime series Cosmos, then this is the show for you! Shareef Jackson: Shareef views on science and technol... Read more →

  • Episode 49 - Black Twitter
    Episode 49 - Black Twitter
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    Published: 5 May 2014 Duration: 01:12:11
    We will visit the topic of an online community in social media referred to as "Black Twitter" Black Twitter is a cultural identity on Twitter that is a collective of African-American users. We have a panel of prominent social media pers... Read more →
    We will visit the topic of an online community in social media referred to as "Black Twitter" Black Twitter is a cultural identity on Twitter that is a collective of African-American users. We have a panel of prominent social media pers... Read more →

  • Episode 48 - AfroFuturism
    Episode 48 - AfroFuturism
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    Published: 21 Apr 2014 Duration: 01:03:53
    The AfroFuturist Affair is a community formed to celebrate, strengthen, and promote Afrofuturistic and Black sci-fi culture through creative events, community workshops, blogging, and creative writing. The Afrofuturist Affair uses proceed... Read more →
    The AfroFuturist Affair is a community formed to celebrate, strengthen, and promote Afrofuturistic and Black sci-fi culture through creative events, community workshops, blogging, and creative writing. The Afrofuturist Affair uses proceed... Read more →

  • Episode 47 - Maya Glick creator of RAIN: A Fan Film About Storm
    Episode 47 - Maya Glick creator of RAIN: A Fan Film About Storm
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    Published: 14 Apr 2014 Duration: 01:03:18
    Dissatisfied with the complete lack of empowered women of color in Hollywood's superhero pantheon, Maya Glick decided to take matters into her own hands and fill in that blank herself with a bold new take on her favorite X-Men character: Or... Read more →
    Dissatisfied with the complete lack of empowered women of color in Hollywood's superhero pantheon, Maya Glick decided to take matters into her own hands and fill in that blank herself with a bold new take on her favorite X-Men character: Or... Read more →

  • Episode 46 - Editors Rose Fox and Daniel José Older
    Episode 46 - Editors Rose Fox and Daniel José Older
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    Published: 7 Apr 2014 Duration: 01:05:00
    Long Hidden: Speculative Fiction from the Margins of History This all-original anthology, edited by authors Older and Fox, expands the focus of Anglophone speculative fiction beyond protagonists who are white, straight, cisgender, and male... Read more →
    Long Hidden: Speculative Fiction from the Margins of History This all-original anthology, edited by authors Older and Fox, expands the focus of Anglophone speculative fiction beyond protagonists who are white, straight, cisgender, and male... Read more →

  • Episode 45 - Geek & Sundry Crew
    Episode 45 - Geek & Sundry Crew
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    Published: 31 Mar 2014 Duration: 01:06:46
    Holland and Akeem are vloggers for the popular nerd-centric website Geek & Sundry. Geek & Sundry is a commerical YouTube channel and multimedia company started by Felicia Day. Holland and Akeem have their own independent channels where th... Read more →
    Holland and Akeem are vloggers for the popular nerd-centric website Geek & Sundry. Geek & Sundry is a commerical YouTube channel and multimedia company started by Felicia Day. Holland and Akeem have their own independent channels where th... Read more →

  • Episode 44 -Black Comics: Politics of Race and Representation with Dr. Sheena Howard
    Episode 44 -Black Comics: Politics of Race and Representation with Dr. Sheena Howard
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    Published: 17 Mar 2014 Duration: 01:02:24
    Dr. Sheena Howard will appear to discuss the representation of race in comic books as well as representation of the LGBT community in comics. Dr. Howard is the author of the book, BLACK COMICS: POLITICS OF RACE AND REPRESENTATION.
    Dr. Sheena Howard will appear to discuss the representation of race in comic books as well as representation of the LGBT community in comics. Dr. Howard is the author of the book, BLACK COMICS: POLITICS OF RACE AND REPRESENTATION.

  • Episode 43 - Best Villains
    Episode 43 - Best Villains
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    Published: 10 Mar 2014 Duration: 01:25:42
    Inspired by the #GeekEChat led by the 7th Matrix, we are doing a show soley dedicated to our favorite villains and foes! We will talk about the best and worst of all time, and also what are the personality traits that make up a great villa... Read more →
    Inspired by the #GeekEChat led by the 7th Matrix, we are doing a show soley dedicated to our favorite villains and foes! We will talk about the best and worst of all time, and also what are the personality traits that make up a great villa... Read more →

  • Episode 42 - Sleepy Hollow Podcast
    Episode 42 - Sleepy Hollow Podcast
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    Published: 20 Jan 2014 Duration: 01:01:03
    The season finale has arrived and we will recap the first season of this show that has blown us all away and impressed nerds everywhere! If you are a Sleepy Hollow fan and need an extra dose of the hotness that is this supernatrual series... Read more →
    The season finale has arrived and we will recap the first season of this show that has blown us all away and impressed nerds everywhere! If you are a Sleepy Hollow fan and need an extra dose of the hotness that is this supernatrual series... Read more →

  • Episode 41- Black Roleplayers
    Episode 41- Black Roleplayers
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    Published: 6 Jan 2014 Duration: 01:04:26
    We will have a panel of tabletop players who are into D&D tabletop games, LARPing, and digital RPGs! Our panel includes Quinn Murphy, Kyle, Misha, Anji, and Laura Simpson. We will discuss table top gaming and popular games in the nerd com... Read more →
    We will have a panel of tabletop players who are into D&D tabletop games, LARPing, and digital RPGs! Our panel includes Quinn Murphy, Kyle, Misha, Anji, and Laura Simpson. We will discuss table top gaming and popular games in the nerd com... Read more →

  • Episode 40 - Kayona Ebony Brown from Of Music & Men
    Episode 40 - Kayona Ebony Brown from Of Music & Men
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    Published: 16 Dec 2013 Duration: 01:03:07
    Of Music And Men is an American television comedy-drama created by Kayona Ebony Brown that chronicles the life of a young, single, female entrepreneur and her experiences with men as she tries to succeed in the music business and in love, ... Read more →
    Of Music And Men is an American television comedy-drama created by Kayona Ebony Brown that chronicles the life of a young, single, female entrepreneur and her experiences with men as she tries to succeed in the music business and in love, ... Read more →

  • Episode 39 - Comic Book Geeks
    Episode 39 - Comic Book Geeks
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    Published: 9 Dec 2013 Duration: 01:04:21
    Are you a comic book geek? Do you prefer Marvel or DC or both? This podcast will feature our BGN co-hosts to chat with us about our favorite comic books as well as the representation of women in comic books.
    Are you a comic book geek? Do you prefer Marvel or DC or both? This podcast will feature our BGN co-hosts to chat with us about our favorite comic books as well as the representation of women in comic books.

  • Episode 38 - Cartoonmania
    Episode 38 - Cartoonmania
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    Published: 2 Dec 2013 Duration: 01:01:35
    Did you love our Cartoonmania podcast? We talked about Robotech, Samurai Pizza Cats, and Pinky & The Brain! We've decided to do a part 2! We will chat about all of our favorite nostalgic cartoons of the 80s and 90s, as well as new cartoo... Read more →
    Did you love our Cartoonmania podcast? We talked about Robotech, Samurai Pizza Cats, and Pinky & The Brain! We've decided to do a part 2! We will chat about all of our favorite nostalgic cartoons of the 80s and 90s, as well as new cartoo... Read more →

  • Episode 37 - Makeda DeJene aka Grim Phreaker of Zombie Gamer Online
    Episode 37 - Makeda DeJene aka Grim Phreaker of Zombie Gamer Online
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    Published: 18 Nov 2013 Duration: 01:04:26
    Makeda DeJene aka Grim Phreaker runs http://www.zombiegameronline.com/ which reviews games, comics and posts on happenings within the geek culture. She will chat with us to discuss how and why she created the site and how the culture of g... Read more →
    Makeda DeJene aka Grim Phreaker runs http://www.zombiegameronline.com/ which reviews games, comics and posts on happenings within the geek culture. She will chat with us to discuss how and why she created the site and how the culture of g... Read more →

  • Episode 36 - Nerd "Credentials"
    Episode 36 - Nerd "Credentials"
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    Published: 11 Nov 2013 Duration: 01:04:14
    Do you have to like comic books to be classified as a "nerd"? Do you have to be an avid gamer or cosplayer? What are the qualifiers of nerdiness and should there be? We will discuss the controversy of what truly consitutues nerdiness and ... Read more →
    Do you have to like comic books to be classified as a "nerd"? Do you have to be an avid gamer or cosplayer? What are the qualifiers of nerdiness and should there be? We will discuss the controversy of what truly consitutues nerdiness and ... Read more →

  • Episode 35 - Black Women In Horror: Tananarive Due & Kristina Leath-Malin
    Episode 35 - Black Women In Horror: Tananarive Due & Kristina Leath-Malin
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    Published: 4 Nov 2013 Duration: 01:01:47
    Believe it or not there are Black female filmmakers who are creating horror films and have an eminent voice in the horror film community. Tananarive Due and Kristina Leath-Malin will be our guests as we discuss gender and race disparities... Read more →
    Believe it or not there are Black female filmmakers who are creating horror films and have an eminent voice in the horror film community. Tananarive Due and Kristina Leath-Malin will be our guests as we discuss gender and race disparities... Read more →

  • Episode 34 - Ashlee Blackwell of QuirksAndSplatters.com
    Episode 34 - Ashlee Blackwell of QuirksAndSplatters.com
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    Published: 28 Oct 2013 Duration: 01:02:30
    Horror academic nerd and Freddy Krueger enthusiast, Ashlee Blackwell will discuss on this episode all things horror! She is the author of the website http://quirksandsplatters.com/, graveyardshiftsisters.blogspot.com, and she also hosts t... Read more →
    Horror academic nerd and Freddy Krueger enthusiast, Ashlee Blackwell will discuss on this episode all things horror! She is the author of the website http://quirksandsplatters.com/, graveyardshiftsisters.blogspot.com, and she also hosts t... Read more →

  • Episode 33 - Geek Girl Con 2013
    Episode 33 - Geek Girl Con 2013
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    Published: 21 Oct 2013 Duration: 01:01:58
    GeekGirlCon celebrates and honors the legacy of women contributing to science and technology; comics, arts, and literature; and game play and game design by connecting geeky women world-wide and creating community to foster continued growt... Read more →
    GeekGirlCon celebrates and honors the legacy of women contributing to science and technology; comics, arts, and literature; and game play and game design by connecting geeky women world-wide and creating community to foster continued growt... Read more →

  • Episode 32 - Black Girls RUN! founders Toni Carey and Ashley Hicks
    Episode 32 - Black Girls RUN! founders Toni Carey and Ashley Hicks
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    Published: 14 Oct 2013 Duration: 57:52
    Toni Carey and Ashley Hicks created Black Girls RUN! in an effort to tackle the growing obesity epidemic in the African-American community and provide encouragement and resources to both new and veteran runners. The mission of Black Girls ... Read more →
    Toni Carey and Ashley Hicks created Black Girls RUN! in an effort to tackle the growing obesity epidemic in the African-American community and provide encouragement and resources to both new and veteran runners. The mission of Black Girls ... Read more →