Rebecca Carroll

Rebecca Carroll appears in the following:

How I Got Over: A Conversation with 'OJ: Made in America' Director Ezra Edelman

Monday, December 12, 2016

Join us for a conversation with the filmmaker whose critically acclaimed film charts the legacy, saga, celebrity and impact of O.J. Simpson. Hosted by Rebecca Carroll.

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How I Got Over: Vision and Justice in Racialized America

Friday, December 09, 2016

Photographers LaToya Ruby Frazier and Carrie Mae Weems and art history professor Sarah Lewis talk about celebrating and advancing visual literacy around race. 

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From Solitary Confinement to the Metropolitan Opera

Monday, December 05, 2016

Opera singer Ryan Speedo Green and his biographer Daniel Bergner to talk about race in Donald Trump's America. 

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Dear President: What You Need to Know About Race

Thursday, December 01, 2016

Watch our conversation with comedian Negin Farsad, novelist Kaitlyn Greenidge, The New York Times' Greg Howard and more. Hosted by Rebecca Carroll.

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How I Got Over: Jacqueline Woodson and Daniel José Older

Monday, November 21, 2016

Authors Jacqueline Woodson and Daniel José Older examine representation in young-adult fiction. Hosted by WNYC's Rebecca Carroll.

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How I Got Over: Actress Kristin Davis on Interracial Adoption

Friday, November 18, 2016

Join us to talk about the challenges of being a white parent raising a black child in the current racial climate and the significance of getting language right when talking about race. 

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Ethan Hawke on Race and Identity in America

Monday, October 31, 2016

The actor discusses violence and white accountability in an era of heightened, racialized police brutality and gun violence. 

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Review: A Missed Opportunity in 'The Birth of a Nation'

Friday, October 07, 2016

Director and star Nate Parker takes on an important topic in an average and predictable way, shortchanging its female characters.

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How I Got Over: Rebecca Carroll in Conversation with Ethan Hawke

Friday, September 30, 2016

WNYC's Rebecca Carroll launches a new series with a candid conversation on race, violence and white accountability with actor and writer Ethan Hawke. 

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Controversial Exhibit Requires Trigger Warning

Friday, August 12, 2016

The 24 pieces at the Bronx Documentary Center trace eyewitness recordings of violence, and social and racial injustice throughout history.  

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Bill T. Jones, Claudia Rankine, Rebecca Carroll on Art and Civic Unrest

Monday, July 18, 2016

Bill T. Jones, Claudia Rankine and Rebecca Carroll look at creative expression during times of social unrest and violence. 

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Opinion: Choosing a School When Race is the Main Concern

Thursday, June 09, 2016

What started as a chat between journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones and me about school segregation in New York City quickly grew complicated.  
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Larry Wilmore and the N-Word at the White House Correspondents Dinner

Monday, May 02, 2016

The White House has defended the comedian, saying his sentiments of racial progress "came from a genuine place."

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Looking at Brooklyn Gentrification with 'There Goes The Neighborhood'

Friday, April 29, 2016

Kai Wright, host of WNYC’s podcast,“There Goes The Neighborhood” and producer and creator Rebecca Carroll, discuss the series on gentrification. 

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Social Media Responds to News that Harriet Tubman Is Replacing Andrew Jackson on $20 Bill

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Rebecca Carroll, WNYC's producer of special projects on race, said Twitter responded to Wednesday's news within minutes, with joy and new memes. 

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Decoding The Language of Gentrification

Friday, March 11, 2016

A look at gentrification and the challenge of balancing history, culture, and community. 

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There Goes The Neighborhood: Race & Gentrification

Wednesday, March 09, 2016

A new podcast launched by WNYC and The Nation takes an in-depth look at the gentrification of Brooklyn, and the role race plays in the process. 

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Watch: A Conversation on Being a Black Man in America

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Watch a conversation with "12 Angry Men" director Stephen McKinley Henderson and actors Wendell Pierce, Roger Robinson and Stephen Tyrone Williams. 

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Gentrification and Integration of Our Local Schools

Monday, December 14, 2015

Gentrification is a disruption, but it's also an opportunity for schools and communities to integrate. So how can gentrifiers and already established communities successfully integrate? 

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Parents Clash Over Rezoning in a Segregated Brooklyn School District

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Controversy continues over a proposed school rezoning in DUMBO, and it's raising sensitive issues surrounding race, class, and what exactly makes a school "good."

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