Hold Up: The Fame Game
WIT Virtual Shows - June 3, 2021
Hold Up showcases Black performers dissecting literature with laughter, poignant discussion, and topical context.
Created by Krystal Ramseur and Derek Hayes, Hold Up showcases Black performers dissecting literature in a way that wasn’t always comfortable in grade school. Full of laughter and energy, this panel show also delves into poignant academic assessments of the text while weaving in modern context and individual perspectives. This week’s book is Rosie O’Donnell’s second memoir, Celebrity Detox: The Fame Game.
Cast: Samiyyah Ali, Darnell Eaton, Erica Johnson, Hank Rawlerson, Clyde Thompson, Karyn Wilson
This week’s book is The Fame Game.
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