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Welcome to our first ever episode! Kirk & Deron want to invite you to the conversation.
- Segment 1: Black-ish creator Kenya Barris recently told reporters, “I will be so happy when ‘Diversity’ is not a word.” (Jezebel article) We discuss why we agree, and why we kept that word out of the title to our podcast.
- Segment 2: Deron & Kirk introduce themselves, and discuss their motivation in creating this podcast together.
- Segment 3:
- Hurray for Hollywood! — Ava Duvernay is set to become the first female director of color to helm a $100M movie. (Vanity Fair article)
- Tools, Tips, & Trends — Upcoming writers preparing to write a spec episode, comedy is the new drama. (Vulture article)
We want to hear from you! Go up to the ‘Participate’ tab at the top of this page for ways to communicate with us, or find us on Twitter: @kirkwrites79 and @digitalderon.
Today’s “I’m one of the voices” intro recorded by Laura Sommers. Visit her Seed & Spark campaign.