On Pop Culture, Race, and Politics: A talk by Jay Smooth

In this talk, sociopolitical pundit Jay Smooth, popular vlogger behind The Ill Doctrine, discusses everything from present day politics and social justice to music, media, and culture. Open to all students, faculty, and staff.

Jay Smooth also delves into the oftentimes tricky discussion of race, specifically how we talk about race and racism as a culture, sharing thought-provoking, humorous, and entertaining suggestions for expanding our worldview on the subject. Jay Smooth will be incorporating the themes of Mount Holyoke College's 2016 Common Read, Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. This talk is open to the Five College Community.