Series: Minorities in Publishing

Bimonthly podcast from publishing professionals Bev Rivero & Jenn Baker, and other industry insiders, on diversity (or lack thereof) in the industry.

Episode 75: Interview with James Han Mattson

Author James Han Mattson speaks with Jenn on the pathway to his debut novel, almost giving up, and his time in an MFA program.

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Episode 74: Creative Conversation with Tracey Baptiste & Ibi Zoboi

Live recording of Tracey Baptiste & Ibi Zoboi’s Creative Conversation for I, Too Arts

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Episode 73: Interview with Jalissa Corrie & Bianca Salvant

Marketing Associates Jalissa Corrie & Bianca Salvant join the podcast to speak on the specifics of marketing vs. publicity and importance of representative sales teams.

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Episode 72: Interview with Rhoda Belleza

Editor and Author Rhoda Belleza joins the podcast to discuss her new YA sci-fi book, breaking into publishing and the sci-fi genre as a WOC, and book packaging.

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Episode 71: Interview with Morgan Jerkins

Author and Editor Morgan Jerkins joins the MiP podcast to discuss her new book, Black women empowerment, and the editor life.

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Episode 70: Interview with Arigon Starr

Multidisciplinary artist Arigon Starr speaks about her comic Super Indian, playwriting, and getting over the humps of the creative process.

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Episode 69: Interview with Nidhi Chanani

Episode 68: Interview with Vashti Harrison

Author/Illustrator Vashti Harrison discusses her new book LITTLE LEADERS, her entry into visual art through cinema, and the quick trajectory for her debut.

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Episode 67: Interview with Rosalie Morales Kearns

Publisher and author Rosalie Morales Kearns joins Jenn to speak about Catholicism, her debut novel, and Shade Mountain Press.

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Episode 66: Interview with Nicole Blades

Author & podcaster Nicole Blades speaks with Jenn about using journalism to write fiction and her previous experiences in media.

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