Check out this interview With MK about “Buck”, Barack Obama and Authenticity



“There’s something brilliantly complex about M.K. Asante. It could be that the African-born, Philadelphia-raised Renaissance Man doesn’t dress the part of the professor. Standing just a hair below six feet, his snapbacks, baggy jeans, and Timbs coupled with his brown skin and boyish smile would have you believe he’s a student himself. But five minutes into a conversation, M.K. frolics between quoting Paul Robeson, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Dr. King and any other scholar his name will, no doubt, share the same sentence with soon. Every now and then, he’ll relax and drop an F-bomb here or use the Philly colloquial phrase “jawn” but it’s always authentic.”

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