9: Rewind 1921
In this episode of Lovecraft Country Radio, hosts Ashley C. Ford and Shannon Houston discuss Episode 9: "Rewind 1921." The hosts follow the characters as they unpack generational trauma while traveling through space and time. They also sit down with Aunjanue Ellis, the actress who plays Hippolyta, to discuss her character's journey this season.This podcast is produced by HBO in conjunction with Pineapple Street Studios.Recommendations:The Burning: Massacre, Destruction and the Tulsa Race Riot by Tim Madigan“The E-Snuff of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile” by Courtney Baker“American Horror Story” by Ezekiel KwekuSonia Sanchez, “Catch the Fire”"Searching for Sarah Rector: The Richest Black Girl in America" by Tonya Bolden"Flyin’ West" by Pearl Cleage"Mamas Baby Papas Maybe" by Hortense Spillers,"Reading Black, Reading Feminist," which is an iconic anthology of essays with works from Spillers, Hazel Carby, Zora Neale Hurston, Bell Hooks, and so many more.Research: J.B. Stratford (of the Stratford hotel)Research: Olivia Hooker, the last survivor of the Tulsa massacre, who passed away in 2018
10: Full Circle
About The Show
The official podcast for HBO’s Lovecraft Country. Every Sunday, Ashley C. Ford and Lovecraft Country writer Shannon Houston discuss the latest episode of the series. Listen every week as Ashley and Shannon share their thoughts on the ties between the horror genre and black culture and explore how the show’s themes connect to contemporary social issues.Stream new episodes of Lovecraft Country, starting August 16th, Sundays at 9 PM on HBO and HBO Max.