Mia is a dynamic, inspiring speaker who connects with a diversity of audiences. Some of her most popular talks include:
Reimagining the future of family in America
America’s way forward: Black women leading, shine theory, and love
Action into being: Be a better ally
The story we tell about poverty isn't true
Bravery and generosity: Crossing borders and creating community
Watch Mia speak. Read her words.
Watch Mia's TED talk.
Watch Mia’s PopTech talk.
Watch Mia's talk about liberation in the context of education.
Mia discusses poverty on the Tavis Smiley Show.
Watch Mia’s TED interview the Black Lives Matter co-founders.
Mia and Anne Marie Slaughter talking about policy for America's modern families on Forum.
In this piece for the Pacific Standard, Mia Birdsong advises looking past stereotypes and to black Americans for models of 21st-century families.
In Praise of the Auntie, Mia's piece for Slate.