The JDO Show

126 - “Mumbo Jumbo” by Ishmael Reed w/ Scott Adlerberg (Part 1)

February 2, 2020

In the first part of our discussion about Ishmael Reed's Mumbo Jumbo, we talk about the plot of the novel, Jes Grew, the Harlem Renaissance, the concept of The Talking Android, Charles S. Wright, and the problem with creating art from the perspective of misery.