Alum Writes Sex Book for Son

Kansas City poet Natasha Ria El-Scari is the author of 'Mama Sutra'

When it comes to talking about sex, the accepted wisdom is that parents and kids alike would just rather not. But Kansas City poet Natasha Ria El-Scari doesn't think that's healthy.

Neither does her college-age son, who says he's benefited from his mother's openness and candor in a way his peers are missing out on.

El-Scari attended a historically black college, then went on graduate studies at UMKC, ultimately leaving academia to become a writer and tell the stories of "ordinary black women."

The KCUR story ran in the Associated Press.

Published: Oct 18, 2019
Posted In: UMKC In the News

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