In conversation with Uche Blackstock
11:00 – 11:50 at Morristown & Morris Township Library
About the author
Linda Villarosa is a journalism professor at the City University of New York and a contributing writer at the New York Times Magazine, where she covers the intersection of race and health. She has also served as executive editor at Essence and as a science editor at The New York Times. Her article on maternal and infant mortality was a finalist for a National Magazine Award. She is a contributor to “The 1619 Project”.
MFOB featured book: Under the Skin
Under the Skin tells the full story of racial health disparities in America, revealing the toll racism takes on individuals and the health of our nation. It was named one of the New York Times top 10 books of 2022 and was a finalist for the 2023 Pulitzer Prize.