Writers On A New England Stage: Rebecca Carroll
The Exchange presents a special broadcast of Writers on a New England Stage with Rebecca Carroll. Carroll is an award-winning author, podcast host and Black culture critic.
Air date: Monday, June 28, 2021. This show was originally broadcast on February 16, 2021.
In this virtual event recorded Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, NHPR host Peter Biello speaks with Carroll about her new book Surviving the White Gaze. Carroll grew up in rural New Hampshire, experiencing a painful struggle as a minority in an overwhelmingly white culture.
Surviving The White Gaze is her stirring and powerful memoir recounting her path from that childhood to forging her own identity as a Black woman in America.