The Chocolate Auntie Podcast
By Shewanda Riley
The Chocolate Auntie PodcastJan 29, 2023
Chocolate Auntie Podcast Episode 11- A Conversation about Poetry (part 2)
This episode concludes the 2 part series where Tarrant County College students discuss poetry with me and poet LL Burke.
Chocolate Auntie Podcast Episode 10 - A Conversation about Poetry
This week's episode is the first of a two part series featuring a discussion with students from my college English class about the poetry of L.L. Burke. As an added surprise, the poet joins the conversation.
Chocolate Auntie Podcast Episode 9 - Lessons from The Woman King
This episode features Auntie Wanda discussing intersections of sisterhood and strength in the box office hit The Woman King.
Chocolate Auntie Podcast Episode 8 -Interview with best selling author Michelle Stimpson (part 2)
This episode concludes our conversation with author Michelle Stimpson about using aunts as characters in her books as well as her personal experiences as a niece and an aunt.
Chocolate Auntie Podcast Episode 7 - Interview with best selling author Michelle Stimpson (Part 1)
This episode is part 1 of a 2 part interview featuring Essence best-selling author Michelle Stimpson. We discuss how her aunts influenced her writing as her personal life. We also discuss how she used aunts as important characters in her ground-breaking Christian fiction novel Divas of Damascus Road.
Chocolate Auntie Podcast Episode 6 - Tia Lisette
This episode features a discussion with Dr. Lisette Blanco-Cerda about her experiences as an aunt from the Latino/Chicano perspective. She shares compelling details about her relationship with her nephew and how she was influenced by her "Tias" growing up.
Chocolate Auntie Podcast Episode 5 - Interview with journalist Cheryl Smith (part 2)
This is part 2 of a conversation with National Association of Black Journalist Hall of Fame inductee Cheryl Smith. In this episode we explores the importance of having a strong support system as a custodial aunt and the legacy she has created with her nieces and nephew.
Chocolate Auntie Podcast Episode 4 - Interview with journalist Cheryl Smith (Part 1)
This episode is an intriguing conversation with publisher, veteran journalist and National Association of Black Journalist Hall of Fame Inductee Cheryl Smith. In this episode, Cheryl describes her experiences as a custodial aunt to her nieces and nephew and how being an aunt impacted her personally and professionally. This episode is part one of a two part series.
Chocolate Auntie Podcast - Episode 3 (Guest Aunt 'Nora)
The episode is an interview I did with my Aunt 'Nora about her experiences as an aunt and how she influenced my aunting lifestyle.
Chocolate Auntie Podcast - Episode 2: Black TV Aunts and Why we love them
This episode explores the vibrant legacy of Black Aunts from television shows of the last 50 years.
Chocolate Auntie Podcast Episode 1 - Who You Calling Auntie?
This episode explores whether called auntie is a slur or a title of honor.
The Chocolate Auntie Podcast - Preview Episode
This provides a brief overview of the Chocolate Auntie Podcast series.