Supply chain delays in book buying — what does that even MEAN!? Emma talks a little about how this affects the publishing industry and suggests a few short reads as holiday gifts to order now (get that book buying in early for the holidays!). Next, Natalia gets vulnerable in a segment about Dominican oregano, homesickness, and the holidays. Are you ready to feel your feelings?! We’re not either.
Books mentioned by Emma:
Earth Keeper by N. Scott Momaday
Postcolonial Love Poem by Natalie Diaz
The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin
Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera & Celia Moscote
Displacement by Kiku Hughes
Sabrina & Corina by Kali Fajardo-Anstine
Are Prisons Obsolete by Angela Davis
Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé
The Body Is Not An Apology by Sonya Renee Taylor
I Hope We Choose Love: A Trans Girl’s Notes from the End of the World by Kai Cheng Thom
Article Mentioned: ‘The Beginning of the Snowball’: Supply-Chain Snarls Delay Books
Books Mentioned by Natalia:
Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter
A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
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This episode was edited by Phalin Oliver and produced by Renee Powers on the ancestral land of the Dakota people.
Original music by @iam.onyxrose
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