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‘Madness: Race and Insanity in a Jim Crow Asylum’ With Antonia Hylton

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Bakari Sellers is joined by journalist, podcaster, and NBC correspondent Antonia Hylton to discuss the history of Crownsville Hospital in her book, Madness: Race and Insanity in a Jim Crow Asylum (4:25), and the impact the institution had on the surrounding Black community (15:24).

Host: Bakari Sellers
Guest: Antonia Hylton
Producer: Donnie Beacham Jr.
Executive Producer: Jarrod Loadholt

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