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An Evening with LeVar Burton

GUEST HOST: LEVAR BURTON

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On this show, one of our favorite readers shares some of his faves.

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Guest host LeVar Burton presents two of his favorite stories. In Lucia Berlin’s “Friends,” the characters have different ideas about who benefits from their weekly lunches. The reader is Lydia Gaston. Next, Burton himself reads Jocelyn Nicole Johnson’s powerful “Control Negro,” in which an academic tries a real-world experiment to prove a theory about racism.

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