Cloud9 is a podcast produced by Baha’i Teachings. Its aim is to feature interviews with artists and discuss what inspires them to make a positive contribution to the world. In this episode, Baha’i Teachings’ arts editor Shadi Toloui-Wallace interviews Dr. Derik Smith, a professor in the Department of Literature at Claremont McKenna College just east of Los Angeles. His work focuses on African American literary culture and cultural history, with a particular interest in African American poetry and intellectual history.
If you enjoy this podcast, you might also like the Baha’i Blogcast, particularly this episode featuring Derek Smith: Baha’i Blogcast with Rainn Wilson – Episode 39: Derek Smith