, author of the book "What Are You Doing Here?: A Black Woman's Life And Liberation In Heavy Metal"
), was recently interviewed on the "Ontario Today"
show on CBC Radio Canada
. During the chat, she defended heavy metal against new research
that suggests a link between the music and teens getting into trouble with the law.
The full interview is available for streaming at this location
Featuring a foreword by Skin
of SKUNK ANANSIE
, "What Are You Doing Here?: A Black Woman's Life And Liberation In Heavy Metal"
is available now in softcover wherever books are sold, and in eBook form via the Amazon Kindle
, Barnes & Noble
iTunes Books, and Kobo
For more information, visit www.bazillionpoints.com
is a journalist, cultural critic, and photographer. She has contributed to CBC Radio
, Metal Edge
, The Wire
, and Blogher.com
. An active public speaker, she has appeared at SXSW
and the EMP
pop music conference. She lives in Toronto, and her personal blog lives at WritingIsFighting.com