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Busy Being Black
Busy Being Black
W!ZARD Studios

Busy Being Black with Josh Rivers is the podcast exploring how we live in the fullness of our queer Black lives.

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Julian Joseph – Living Music

Julian Joseph is acclaimed as one of the finest jazz musicians to emerge this side of the Atlantic and his... more

28 Oct 2023 · 50 minutes
Elijah McKinnon – Becoming Undone

Questioning and then breaching our limits is a salient and consequential concern — and a quest Elijah McKinnon undertakes as... more

04 Oct 2023 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
D Smith – A Provocation for More

Help me shape the future of Busy Being Black by filling out this short listener survey: https://forms.gle/y7y3iQ7RPievyGFP8 Kokomo City takes up... more

02 Aug 2023 · 27 minutes
Leon Benson – I'm Living Like I Died Before

At just 23 years old, Leon Benson was sentenced to 61 years in prison for a murder he did not... more

15 Jul 2023 · 57 minutes
Kenyon Farrow – A Modern Black History Hero

Writer and organiser Kenyon Farrow is fighting for better infrastructures of support for queer Black people vulnerable to and living... more

28 Jun 2023 · 56 minutes
Rikki Beadle-Blair – Yearning into Creation

Earlier this year, writer, actor and director Rikki Beadle-Blair gave an electrifying and affirming keynote speech at Let’s Debate, a... more

21 Jun 2023 · 30 minutes
Farzana Khan – Extending Ourselves to Each Other's Aliveness

Farzana Khan is the tender titan leading the transformative work of Healing Justice London, which works to dignify lives made... more

15 Jun 2023 · 47 minutes
Mikael Owunna – I Have Magic to Work

There is a divine vision for all of us and Mikael Owunna hopes his work can be a vessel for... more

31 May 2023 · 54 minutes
Rahim Thawer – Sexuality and the Imprint of Shame

Many of us have an intimate and ongoing relationship to shame and shame forms part of a very public conversation... more

17 May 2023 · 56 minutes
Emily Aboud – Splintered

Emily Aboud believes that art needs to be political. Whether in its critique of power or its provocation of joy... more

26 Apr 2023 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Busy Being Black
Julian Joseph – Living Music
Busy Being Black