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Apr 30, 2018

The Black Coffee Live Podcast premiered last week at the Clinton Street Theater in Portland, Oregon. Hosted by Michelle Johnson, Ian Williams (Deadstock Coffee), and Gio Fillari (Coffee Feed PDX), this event centered the voices and experiences of Black coffee professionals and enthusiasts alike, all with unique perspectives that spanned intersectional identities and roles on the retail end of the value chain.

Special guests include D’Onna Stubblefield (Counter Culture Coffee), Ezra Baker (Share Coffee Roasters), Zael Ogwaro (Never Coffee), Adam JacksonBey (The Potter’s House), and Cameron Heath (Revelator Coffee Company) with a live DJ performance by |Fritzwa|.

Black Coffee PDX was made possible by La Marzocco USA, Stumptown Coffee Roasters, Oatly, NXT LVL, and The Ace Hotel Portland. Ticket proceeds are being donated to our charitable partners Sankofa Collective and Brown Girl Rise.

1 Comments
  • two and a half weeks ago
    Ashley Holder
    Thank you so much for doing this. I feel so much less alone knowing that other people of color have felt the wrath of white Portland. I've unfortunately given up on my extensive barista career after moving to Portland. NO ONE WILL HIRE THIS BROWN GIRL. I don't like to play the race card even when I should but I can't help but wonder why the white person with no experience in coffee got the job over my many years of experience. Again, thank you so much for doing this event, especially in Portland, this city needed it.