Wednesday host Lilada Gee speaks with actress, comedian and personality Franchesca Ramsey. She’s the host of the MTV web series Decoded, where she breaks down racism and cultural issues. She’s also a former contributor and writer for Comedy Central’s The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, and she currently co-hosts the podcast Last Name Basis with her husband Patrick. Her new book of personal essays on race, identity, and communication in the age of social media is titled Well, That Escalated Quickly: Memoirs and Mistakes of an Accidental Activist.
About A Public Affair
A Public Affair is WORT's daily hour-long talk program. It aims to engage listeners in a conversation on social, cultural, and political issues of importance. The guests range from local activists and scholars to notable national and international figures.