Closer Look: The History of Black Youth & The Criminal Justice System; Indie Music Artist Cody Matlock Band

 Dr. Carl Suddler is the author of the new book "Presumed Criminal: Black Youth and the Justice System in Postwar New York"
Dr. Carl Suddler is the author of the new book "Presumed Criminal: Black Youth and the Justice System in Postwar New York"
Credit Grace Walker

Friday on “Closer Look with Rose Scott”:

  • 0:00: Rose gives a news brief updating the remaining power outages on the Georgia coast due to Hurricane Dorian.
  • 1:58: In his new book, “Presumed Criminal: Black Youth and the Justice System in Postwar New York,” Dr. Carl Suddler, Assistant Professor of history at Emory University, details the history of inequity surrounding black youth in the criminal justice system. He joins “Closer Look” in studio today to discuss his work.
  • 33:06: At 23-years old, singer-songwriter Cody Matlock is already making waves in Atlanta’s music scene. The self-described soul, funk and R&B musician says he feels at home at local venues like Northside Tavern, Blind Willie’s, Fat Matt’s, Vinyl, Darwin’s, and the DeSoto Theater in Rome, Georgia. He joins us in studio alongside Jonny Norwood, on bass, and Daniel Harper, on drums, for the final edition of this year’s “Closer Look” Summer Indie Music series.
Singer-songwriter Cody Matlock joins Closer Look for the finale of the Summer Indie Music series. (Photo credit: Grace Walker)

Closer Look is produced by Candace Wheeler and Grace Walker. Joy Barge is a contributing producer.