Our Best Blerd Podcast Award Winners

Podcast by and/or for individuals who self-identify as a Black Nerd. Anime, cinematic universe, gaming, cosplay and amateur reviews.

2023 Winner Best Blerd Podcast

Dive deep into the vibrant world of sewing with the Stitch Please podcast, an official show of Black Women Stitch – the sewing group where Black lives matter. Uniquely crafted for those who love sewing, this sewing podcast is a gem that centers around Black women, girls, and femmes, weaving threads of creativity, technique, and passion with every episode. Hosted by Lisa Woolfork, a 6th generation sewing enthusiast, this podcast not only mirrors her ardor for the craft but also her roles as an artist, activist, and academic. Specializing in African American literature and culture, Lisa seamlessly stitches together her varied backgrounds to produce episodes that are both informative and engaging. You'll be immersed in lively interviews that are enriched by her expertise, presenting a fresh perspective that few other podcasts in the sewing community can offer. As an artist, Lisa Woolfork brings a unique eye for detail and aesthetics, offering listeners the chance to envision sewing in new, vibrant ways. As an activist, she ensures that the podcast sewing narratives and discussions are rooted in liberation, particularly emphasizing the significance of Black lives. Her academic background adds another layer of depth to the podcast, allowing listeners to delve into the rich tapestry of African American literature and culture, shedding light on how these narratives can influence and inspire one's sewing journey. Each week, listeners of the Stitch Please podcast can look forward to insightful discussions that celebrate Black creativity in sewing and quilting. Moreover, as a bonus, this sewing podcast shares invaluable tips and techniques, making it a must-listen for both beginners and seasoned sewists alike. Join us as we thread the needle of history, art, and activism with the love of sewing, creating a tapestry of stories and tips that resonate with every stitch. If you cherish the world of sewing, quilting, and the rich narratives of Black creativity, the Stitch Please podcast is your ideal companion. Tune in weekly. This sewing podcast will “help you get your stitch together.”

2022 Winner Best Blerd Podcast

An all POC actual play DnD5e podcast, set on a isolated, fabled(and entirely homebrew) continent called the Everrealm. Join Farlies (a half-drow half something?)rogue/warlock played by Mark J.) , Mythcyra (a tiefling monk played by Jinx), Nimbus (a kalashtar artificer/druid played by Mark H.), Lucky (a tiefling warlock barbarian played by Mark H.) and Chenora(a human fighter/warlock played by Chevon) and the DM, Elias, on our journeys in the Everrealm.