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episode 182: FFR 182: The Manchurian Candidate with Special Guests Dr Kishonna Gray and Paul Spencer

After two separate polls, our Patrons have finally granted Ebony’s wish and selected The Manchurian Candidate (1962) for discussion. In Anita’s absence, Ebony is joined by not one, but two! very exciting special guests: Associate Professor in Writing, Rhetoric, and Digital Studies at the University of Kentucky, Dr. Kishonna Gray, as well as writer and bon vivant, Paul Spencer. Join us for a lively discourse on this classic political thriller.

Time Stamps:

6:45 - Main discussion on The Manchurian Candidate (1962)

44:26 - What’s your Freq Out?

  • Paul on the books Chaos: Charles Manson, the CIA, and the Secret History of the Sixties by Tom O’Neill and Down by the River: Drugs, Money, Murder, and Family by Charles Bowden
  • Kishonna on recent conversations on Twitter surrounding charging for speaking engagements in academia
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Links Mentioned:

  • Twitter thread regarding honorariums - https://twitter.com/Sakiera_Hudson/status/1455997334639218701?t=xgudFto89nkiCHw7nFdasQ&s=19

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