How Podcast Host Leila Day Is Celebrating Black Joy In Difficult Times

How Podcast Host Leila Day Is Celebrating Black Joy In Difficult Times
Leila Day Courtesy of Leila Day
How Podcast Host Leila Day Is Celebrating Black Joy In Difficult Times
Leila Day Courtesy of Leila Day

How Podcast Host Leila Day Is Celebrating Black Joy In Difficult Times

Reset talks with Leila Day about creating content with purpose, and what she’s reading, watching and doing to celebrate black joy in difficult times.

What to read

1. Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine

2. Giovanni’s Room by James Baldwin

3. The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison

What to watch

4. Becoming: Behind the Scenes with Michelle Obama (Netflix)

5. Key and Peele (Comedy Central)

6. Insecure (HBO)

What to do

7. Reach out to an elder to check in

8. Schedule a Zoom chat with some black friends for a game of “Black Card Revoked”

9. Lean into the urge or need to speak up in situations where you normally wouldn’t

GUEST: Leila Day, producer and co-host of The Stoop Podcast and Stoop Talks