The last of three volumes of “ON THE YARD” episodes inspired by the HOMECOMING HOLIDAY. Lezli and her ON THE YARD co-host Zuri; Spelman College ‘21, chat with Kennedie Batiste; The 90th Miss Southern University A&M College and Kaylan A. Tanner; The 85th Miss Dillard University about pageant culture at deep south HBCUs. They discuss the significance of campus royalty at HBCUs, their pathways to becoming queens, and the legacy that queens leave on their HBCUs.
Relevant and Recommended Reads
Miss Hampton pageant is just one reason we have the #bestHBCUhomecoming
Brown on Roberts, ‘Pageants, Parlors, and Pretty Women: Race and Beauty in the Twentieth-Century South’ | H-Florida
Podcast Team = Lezli Levene Harvell (Host & Executive Producer) /Zuri Levene Harvell (Co-Host) / Justin Bates (Sound Engineer)