Farai Chideya has combined media, technology, and socio-political analysis during her 20-year career as an award-winning author and journalist. She produces and hosts Pop and Politics with Farai Chideya, a series of radio specials on politics. Chideya is a Distinguished Writer in Residence at New York University's Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. She frequently appears on public radio and cable television, speaking about race, politics, and culture. Chideya has written three non-fiction books: Trust: Reaching the 100 Million Missing Voters; The Color of Our Future; and Don’t Believe the Hype: Fighting Cultural Misinformation About African Americans, as well as a novel, Kiss the Sky.