Big Freedia in Conversation with Blair Imani
- January 4, 2021
The author of God Save the Queen Diva speaks virtually on Thurs., Jan. 7th, at 6 p.m. (EST)!
Y'all, Big Freedia will be in conversation with Blair Imani and we are shook! This is going to be such an amazing event celebrating the paperback release of God Save the Queen Diva! This event will be held digitally via Crowdcast. Click here to register for the event with a donation of any amount of your choice. Donations will go to Black Lives Matter DC. You can order the book below and there will also be an option to buy the book during the event. If you order the book from our website, you'll be automatically registered for the event as well!
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Big Freedia, born Freddie Ross, is a New Orleans hip-hop musician known for bringing "bounce" from the underground music scene to the forefront of the industry. Known for her supreme star power and charismatic charm, Big Freedia has performed alongside such artists as pop duo Matt and Kim, Wiz Khalifa, and Snoop Dogg. Big Freedia's music success is complemented by her television stardom in the reality show Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce, airing on the Fuse network. Big Freedia: God Save the Queen Diva! is her first book. Nicole Balin was an editor at Parenting magazine and The Source, as well as a freelance writer for the Los Angeles Times, The Source Sports, Rap Pages, Huffington Post, and Blaze. Subsequently, she founded Ballin PR, which has represented artists including Linkin Park, Kool Keith, and Big Freedia.
ABOUT THE IN-CONVERSATION PARTNER
Blair Imani is a critically acclaimed historian, outspoken advocate and activist, and dynamic public speaker. The author of two historical books, Modern HERstory: Stories of Women and Nonbinary People Rewriting History (2018) and Making Our Way Home: The Great Migration and The Black American Dream (2020), she centers women and girls, global Black communities, and the LGBTQ community. She takes education further on Patreon and provides publicly accessible weekly lessons on Instagram. Blair has appeared on Fox News and MSNBC, presented at colleges and universities, spoken at conferences around the world, and delivered powerful talks for organizations and brands including TEDx and GLAAD.
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