Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux is a Houston-bred, Howard-educated writer and author. His first book, I Can’t Date Jesus, was just released on July 24, 2018 from Atria Books/Simon & Schuster. Additionally, he is a regular contributor to outlets such Essence, Complex, The Root,...
Blair Imani

Blair Imani

Blair Imani is an author and activist living at the intersection of Black, Queer, and Muslim identity. She is the author of Modern HERstory: Stories of Women and Nonbinary People Rewriting History,which tells the stories of 70 contemporary heroes who are changing the...
Dave Zirin

Dave Zirin

NY Times bestselling author Dave Zirin takes audiences inside the modern world of sports for a provocative look at the interplay between politics, culture and the games we love. Named one of UTNE Reader’s “50 Visionaries Who Are Changing Our World”,...
Charles Phoenix

Charles Phoenix

Charles Phoenix is a showman, tour guide, food crafter, and author. He is known for his live comedy slide show performances, madcap Test Kitchen videos, “field trip” tours, and colorful coffee table books, all celebrating classic and kitschy American life and style....
Sara Benincasa

Sara Benincasa

Sara Benincasa is a stand-up comedian, actress, and the author of “Real Artists Have Day Jobs” (William Morrow 2016); “DC Trip” (Adaptive 2015); “Great” (HarperTeen 2014); and “Agorafabulous!: Dispatches From My Bedroom”...
Xiuhtezcatl

Xiuhtezcatl

Xiuhtezcatl (pronounced ‘Shoe-Tez-Caht’) is a multifaceted recording artist: bilingual rapper, songwriter, producer, and composer. He has performed on stages across the globe using his art as a tool for resistance and a medium to communicate his story....