Baratunde Thurston: We Need Open-Source Blackness!

conversations with fascinating people.
April 16 2012 7:20 PM

Baratunde Thurston: We Need Open-Source Blackness!

Baratunde Thurston is black, yet he’s gone camping! Thurston, author of How To Be Black, would rather live in a world in which this didn’t strike people as ironic. So he’s proposed “open-source blackness”:

You can watch the whole conversation on Bloggingheads.tv.

  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Dec. 19 2014 4:15 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.