Dr. Jan Yager - Self-Publish / Sabrina Strings - Black Body
July 22, 2019
Hosted by Patricia Raskin
In the first half hour Patricia interviews Dr. Jan Yager, author of How to Self-Publish Your Book, enabling authors to avoid common pitfalls along the way to becoming a self-published author. Dr. Yager will discuss initial manuscript preparation including setting your goals, writing, sequencing, editing, and proofing, creating a business plan for your book’s eventual release, the importance of cover and interior design, and what you need to know about producing physical books and e-books In the second half hour Patricia interviews Sabrina Strings, author of FEARING THE BLACK BODY: The Racial Origins of Fat Phobia. Professor Strings wrote a book to share with the public her thoroughly research exploration of the historical relationship between race and weight-related prejudices, examining many works. She will discuss with Patricia the historical examination of fatness, Black women and the stigma and fears surrounding fat Black women, and how that affects Black women today
The Patricia Raskin Show
Monday at 11 AM Pacific Time on VoiceAmerica Variety Channel
Relationships, health, spirituality, finances and community concerns, reclaim control of all areas of your life with the power of positive thinking. Patricia Raskin and her guests will bring you practical, positive solutions for a happy, empowered and successful life.
Patricia Raskin, president and founder of Raskin Resources, is an award winning media producer/host, media coach, speaker and author who interviews nationally acclaimed experts and authors in the areas of self-help, personal growth and inspiration. As a pioneer in the earliest days of cable television, Patricia created “Patricia Raskin Positive People” talk shows. Since then she has gone on to produce and host television talk shows and documentaries that have aired on Fox and PBS affiliates. She moved to radio in 1997 where her "Patricia Raskin Positive Living" show had an eleven year run on WTKF- 107.3FM in Eastern North Carolina. She recently expanded her audience and her programs are currently broadcast on NewsTalk 630 WPRO and WPRV AM790, the Citadel affiliates in Rhode Island. Patricia's weekly call-in "Patricia Raskin Positive Living" radio show on the VoiceAmerica™ Network is in it's eighth year. Patricia is the author of Pathfinding: Seven Principles for Positive Living and Success, Your Dream and You.