Artist, activist and scholar Dr. Su’ad joins the StoryMen to discuss her new book, MUSLIM COOL. She explains how Islam and hip hop are challenging and changing the American identity. Plus: we run down the Oscar nominees for Best Picture.

Story Men - Feb 3, 2017

Muslim Cool with Dr. Su'ad Abdul Khabeer

More From "StoryMen Season 7"

Powered by Series Engine

In this Episode:

0:00 – Best Pictures

15 – Dr. Su’ad

21 – Islam in America

32 – IMAN

36 – Hip hop and Muslim Self knowledge

44 – Appropriation

52 – Future of Black Islam

55 – PPOW

59 – Connect with Su’ad

Episode Links

Get Muslim Cool

Connect with Dr. Su’ad

Blog | Twitter | Sapelo Square

“The Hate that Hate Produced” (PBS Docuseries)

“F.U.B.U.” by Solange Knowles 

PPOW

JR.: Run the Jewels, 3

Clay: The Nix by Nathan Hill

Su’ad: A Tribe Called Quest, We Got It From Here, Thank You 4 Your Service

Find the StoryMen Online:

We blog at NorvilleRogers.com

Follow us on Twitter:

Matt | Clay | JR.

Here’s the stuff we’ve made:

Matt’s Books | Clay’s Books | JR.’s Messages

The Other StoryMen:

StoryMen Audio Producer: Aaron Kretzmann

Phos Studios
Follow Aaron on Twitter

StoryMen Art by M. S. Corley

M. S. Corley’s website
Follow M. S. Corley on Twitter

StoryMen Theme Song by Anthony Mako

Anthony Mako’s website
Follow Anthony on Twitter

What experience do you have with Islam in America?

Our 150th episode is dedicated to Shusako Endo’s masterful novel SILENCE. In honor of the new film from Martin Scorsese, we interview an array of artists, theologians, and historians about the themes of this powerful story.

Story Men - Jan 13, 2017

SILENCE: A StoryMen 150th Extravaganza

More From "StoryMen Season 7"

Powered by Series Engine

In this Episode:

0 – Welcome to Episode 150!

4- Our history with Silence

8 – History of the book

14 – Makoto Fujimura

37 – Gene Yang

54 – Elijah Bender

79 – Father Jay Hooks, SJ

100 – Mark Rodgers

118 – Basselin

Episode Links

Get the book on Amazon

Connect with Makoto Fujimura (artist)

Website | Twitter

Connect with Gene Yang (graphic novelist)

Website | Twitter | Facebook | Amazon Author Page

Elijah Bender (historian)

EmailWebsite

Connect with Father Jay Hooks (Jesuit)

Website | Twitter

Connect with Mark Rodgers (investor)

Connect with Tim Basselin (professor)

Find the StoryMen Online:

We blog at NorvilleRogers.com

Follow us on Twitter:

Matt | Clay | JR.

Here’s the stuff we’ve made:

Matt’s Books | Clay’s Books | JR.’s Messages

The Other StoryMen:

StoryMen Audio Producer: Aaron Kretzmann

Phos Studios
Follow Aaron on Twitter

StoryMen Art by M. S. Corley

M. S. Corley’s website
Follow M. S. Corley on Twitter

StoryMen Theme Song by Anthony Mako

Anthony Mako’s website
Follow Anthony on Twitter

What did you think of SILENCE?

The Best of 2016 Episode

jrforasteros —  December 30, 2016 — Leave a comment

The StoryMen count down their favorite Books, TV, Movies and Comics of 2016. What were your favorites?

Story Men - Dec 30, 2016

The Best of 2016 Episode

More From "StoryMen Season 7"

Powered by Series Engine

In this Episode:

4 – TV Shows

19 – Books

34 – Movies

46 – Comics

Episode Links

JR.’s Best TV of 2016

JR.’s Best Books of 2016

JR.’s Best Films of 2016

JR.’s Best Comics of 2016

Get Our Favorite Books of 2016

Matt:

  1. Lovecraft Country by Matt Ruff
  2. Underground Airlines by Ben Winters
  3. A Night in the Lonesome October by Roger Zelazney

Clay:

  1. Off to be the Wizard by Scott Meyer
  2. Opening Belle by Maureen Sherry
  3. End of Watch by Stephen King

JR.:

  1. Moonglow by Michael Chabon
  2. Strong and Weak by Andy Crouch
  3. Dietland by Sarai Harper

Find the StoryMen Online:

We blog at NorvilleRogers.com

Follow us on Twitter:

Matt | Clay | JR.

Here’s the stuff we’ve made:

Matt’s Books | Clay’s Books | JR.’s Messages

The Other StoryMen:

StoryMen Audio Producer: Aaron Kretzmann

Phos Studios
Follow Aaron on Twitter

StoryMen Art by M. S. Corley

M. S. Corley’s website
Follow M. S. Corley on Twitter

StoryMen Theme Song by Anthony Mako

Anthony Mako’s website
Follow Anthony on Twitter

What were your favorite things in 2016?

On the Sixth Day of Christmas, the StoryMen give you a whole episode dedicated to the smash Netflix hit LUKE CAGE! Our all-star panel includes hip hop theology scholar Daniel White Hodge, religion and comics scholar Katherine Sanchez and hip hop artist Da MAC. We talk race, religion and hip hop, and how this show changed the game.

Story Men - Dec 30, 2016

Sweet Christmas! It's a Luke Cage Episode!

More From "StoryMen Season 7"

Powered by Series Engine

In this Episode:

2 – Our History with Luke Cage

11 – The Blacksploitation Roots

18 – Why does it matter that this is a Black show?

23 – Gender in Luke Cage

27 – Who was your favorite character?

37 – Religion in Luke Cage

46 – Luke Cage is a hip hop show

56 – What do you want to see in Season 2?

59 – Where to find the guests

Episode Links

Connect with Daniel White Hodge

Blog | Twitter

Connect with Katherine Sanchez

Twitter

Connect with Da MAC

Website | Twitter | Facebook | Instagram

Get the album JOURNEY: 

iTunesGoogle PlayWebsite | Amazon

Find the StoryMen Online:

We blog at NorvilleRogers.com

Follow us on Twitter:

Matt | Clay | JR.

Here’s the stuff we’ve made:

Matt’s Books | Clay’s Books | JR.’s Messages

The Other StoryMen:

StoryMen Audio Producer: Aaron Kretzmann

Phos Studios
Follow Aaron on Twitter

StoryMen Art by M. S. Corley

M. S. Corley’s website
Follow M. S. Corley on Twitter

StoryMen Theme Song by Anthony Mako

Anthony Mako’s website
Follow Anthony on Twitter

What did you think of Luke Cage?

Randal Rauser returns to the StoryMen, bringing his friend, co-author and atheologian Justin Schieber with him. They show us how an athiest and a Christian can engage in kind, respectful and profitable dialog – all for the common good!

Story Men - Dec 16, 2016

An Atheist and a Christian Walk into a Podcast

More From "StoryMen Season 7"

Powered by Series Engine

See it on Amazon!

In this Episode:

0:00 – The Trump Cabinet

6 – PPOW

10 – Interview

11 – Justin’s Geek Credentials

14 – An Atheist and a Christian…

35 – Strengths and Weakneses of My Side

44 – Strengths of the Other side

47 – Connect with Randal and Justin Online

Episode Links

Get An Atheist and a Christian Walk into a Bar… on Amazon

PPOW

JR.: Batman by Tom King (comic)

Clay: Glitch (Netflix)

Matt: Paper Menageries by Ken Liu

Click here for a free Audible book from the StoryMen!

Connect with Justin Schieber

Twitter | YouTube

Connect with Randal Rauser:

(Blog | YouTube | Twitter)

Find the StoryMen Online:

We blog at NorvilleRogers.com

Follow us on Twitter:

Matt | Clay | JR.

Here’s the stuff we’ve made:

Matt’s Books | Clay’s Books | JR.’s Messages

The Other StoryMen:

StoryMen Audio Producer: Aaron Kretzmann

Phos Studios
Follow Aaron on Twitter

StoryMen Art by M. S. Corley

M. S. Corley’s website
Follow M. S. Corley on Twitter

StoryMen Theme Song by Anthony Mako

Anthony Mako’s website
Follow Anthony on Twitter

What is the strongest claim of your opponent’s position?