⎯⎯Selected Media⎯⎯


Quoted in Landscape Architecture Magazine, “Past Imperfect” (June 29)


Interviewed for Tales of the Town podcast, “Houselesness in Oakland” (October 25)


Quoted in New York Times,”Revitalizing Black Neighborhoods by Preserving Their History” (November 23)
Interviewed for 1919Radio podcast, “Gentrifying Blackness with Dr. Brandi Summers” (June 18)
Interviewed for Community Visions podcast, “Gentrification & Criminalization” (June)
Interviewed for NPR’s Woke History podcast, “Black in Place” (March 17)
Quoted in Diverse Issues in Higher Education, Scholars View Washington, D.C.’s Statehood Prospects” (January 28)
Interviewed for New Dawn podcast, “Neoliberalism and Gentrification in a Chocolate City” (January 22)


Interviewed on Aljazeera The Stream, “’Residue’: What is Lost to Gentrification?” (December 2)
Interviewed for New Books Network podcast, “Black in Place: The Spatial Aesthetics of Race in a Post-Chocolate City” (November 4)
Interviewed on The Kojo Nnamdi Show, “What Black Lives Matter Plaza Means To Washingtonians” (August 25)
Interviewed for The Real News Network, “Thinking Beyond Representation: Progressives Weigh in on Harris’ Past” (August 14)
Quoted and cited in New York Times, “Riots Long Ago, Luxury Living Today” (July 10)
Interviewed for The Monocle Weekly podcast, “The Thinkers Edition: Life in the City” [audio] (July 5)
Interviewed for Political Misfits, “Pandemic, Privatization, a Battle in Brasilia, Black in Aesthetic Only” [audio] (May 7)
Interviewed for Interstitial podcast, “Black in Place” [audio]

Interviewed for Unravel podcast, “Fashion and Architecture in Place: Interview with Dr. Brandi T. Summers” [audio] 


Quoted in The Chronicle of Higher Education, “When Faculty of Color Feel Isolated” (October 22)
Interviewed on Richmond NBC12, “Digital Dialogue: A Conversation about Race, Politics in Virginia” (February 12) [video]


Featured in Richmond Magazine, “Roll the Clip” (December 5)
Cited on Me My Thoughts and Eyes podcast, “Feeling Good, Feeling Great” (October 17)
Featured in RVA Magazine, “VCU Professors Take a Critical Look at Black Panther Film” (March 20)



Interviewed for Top Rank podcast, “Elements of Style” [audio]
Interviewed for Fox5NY Films, “Yellow Tape” [video]

Brandi T. Summers, Ph.D.
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