The Bonfire Talks

Hosted by Shermeeka Mason, "The Bonfire Talks" is a podcast dedicated to promoting intellectual discussions on various topics.

Past Episodes

  • The Bonfire Talks feat. No Labels, Included and Nahkila Isha Aired: Saturday, May 27, 2017

    On this episode, Host Meeka and the crew from No Labels, Included interview Spiritual Healer Nahkila Isha an.d discusses religion and Black spirituality.

  • The Bonfire Talks feat. Yohanna Remirez Aired: Saturday, May 13, 2017

    On this episode of The Bonfire Talks, Activist Yohanna Ramirez will be discussing her past life as a survivor of sexual exploitation and human trafficking.

  • The Bonfire Talks feat. Jenny Keys Aired: Saturday, May 6, 2017

    On this episode, Host Shermeeka and Guest Host/Activist Jenny Keys talk about the murder of Jordan Edwards and the dreaded Heineken commercial.

  • The Bonfire Talks feat. Ebony Nicole Smith and Erick Myrthil Aired: Saturday, April 22, 2017

    On this episode, host Shermeeka Mason talks with local authors Ebony Nicole Smith and Erick Myrthil about their individual published works and the Third Annual Rochester Black Authors Expo.

  • The Messiness of Being a Black Celebrity Aired: Saturday, April 15, 2017

    This week, Hosts Meeka, Jazper, and Brandi and Sound Guy Jadiah talk about the politics of Black celebrities.

  • A Swallow of Pepsi Makes Everything Better Aired: Saturday, April 8, 2017

    This week, Host Meeka, guest/fellow WAYO Programmer Ari Highsmith, and Sound Guy Jedaiah Esters discuss the dreaded Pepsi commercial, Music, and Degrassi High.

  • Y'all So Corny with that Illuminati Mess Aired: Saturday, April 1, 2017

    This week, Hosts Meeka and Jazper talk about conspiracy theories.

  • The Bonfire Talks feat. Gretchen Arnold Aired: Saturday, March 25, 2017

    On this episode, Organizer and Radio Host Gretchen Arnold visits the studio to talk about BRAWL for Planned Parenthood.

  • Beyond the Sunken Place Aired: Saturday, March 18, 2017

    On this episode of The Bonfire Talks, we discuss Jordan Peele's hit post-racial horror film, Get Out.

  • The Bonfire Talks feat. Sophie Watkins Aired: Saturday, March 11, 2017

    On this episode, Rochester's Sophie Watkins discusses roller derby and the sport's inclusiveness. We also get into some conspiracy theories that get Jazper and Jadaiah going.