For Colored Nerds
Each week, BFFs and cultural critics Brittany and Eric deconstruct the nerdier side of pop culture. Joined by a rotating cast of artists, thinkers, and innovators, For Colored Nerds peels back the layers of Black culture we rarely discuss in mixed company.
Brittany Luse is an award-winning journalist, on-air host, cultural critic, producer, and editor. She most recently co-hosted and executive produced The Nod with Brittany and Eric, a daily streaming show. Before that, Brittany hosted and produced The Nod and Sampler podcasts at Gimlet Media, and the independent podcast For Colored Nerds. She has written for Refinery29 and Harper's Bazaar, and she has edited for NPR’s Planet Money. Brittany and her work have been profiled by The New York Times, Vulture, The New Yorker, NPR, Essence, and Teen Vogue, among others.
Eric Eddings is Director of Lifestyle Podcasts and co-host of For Colored Nerds. He most recently co-hosted and executive produced The Nod with Brittany and Eric, a daily streaming show about Black culture on the Quibi platform. Previously, Eric hosted and produced the podcasts The Nod for Gimlet Media, and The Decade Wrapped for Spotify. His reporting and stories have been highlighted on the shows Mogul, UnCivil, Undone, and The Habitat. Eric’s work has been featured by The New York Times, Vulture, NPR, Essence, and Vogue, among others.