Takiyah Butler is an explorer of conversation and knowledge. She seeks out any opportunity to realize a new perspective, to listen, to learn, and to be curious. Her general curiosity transcends into the work she does for United Way of Southern Nevada, where she leads workshops that teach the importance of providing a place at the table for everyone.
Other items covered during this episode:
- Tool: Teamwork
- Book: Fire on the Prairie by Gary Rivlin
- Book: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
- Book: Native Son by Richard Wright
- Book: White Trash by Nancy Isenberg
- Book: Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paulo Freire
- Book: The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon
- Podcast: Backstory
- Podcast: Revisionist History
- Podcast: Lore
- Podcast: Modern Love
- Podcast: Mic Check
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