Episode 1: Dana Saxon - "Identity Reparations"
If you’ve been around The Black Expat for awhile, you’ll know that Dana Saxon isn’t new to these parts. As a regular contributor, Dana has provided an honest, authentic and sometimes difficulties of living life as an expat.
Writer. Disruptor. Nomad. Activist. Awkward Black Girl. Any one of those labels work when it comes to describing Dana. She’s especially passionate about Black representation & power and this has only amplified while living abroad. She launched Ancestors Unknown, to disrupt history education and challenge the notions of identity and heritage.
Here are some excerpts from Amanda’s conversation with Dana. You can listen to the full episode on Spotify, Anchor or wherever you get your podcasts. You can can also visit The Black Expat YouTube Channel to listen in.
For Dana’s TBE articles visit here.
Why She Launched Ancestors Unknown
Finding Community with Black Women
On living in the UK
To hear the full episode, click below or listen wherever you get your podcasts.