Media and Events


Chang-rae Lee My Year Abroad in conversation with Traci Thomas at Skylight Books (February 1, 2021)

Brit Bennett and Yaa Gyasi in Conversation, Moderated by Traci Thomas at Loyalty Bookstore (November 20, 2020)

Kiese Laymon How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America book tour (November 13, 2020)

Library of Virginia Nonfiction Award Finalist Panel (October 15, 2020)

Podcast Appearances

“The Stacks’ Traci Thomas” on The LadyGang (Apple Podcasts|Spotify)

“White Fragility with The Stacks” on The LadyGang (Apple Podcasts|Spotify)

“Traci from The Stacks joins us for a great conversation about books, podcasting, and more!” on Bad on Paper (Apple Podcasts | Spotify)

“Ep 162: The best bad ending you’ll ever read” on What Should I Read Next (Apple Podcasts|Spotify)

“Ep 212: Book gifts for your hardest-to-buy-for loved ones” on What Should I Read Next (Apple Podcasts|Spotify)

“Traci Thomas of The Stacks Podcast” on Brad Behavior (Apple Podcasts|Spotify)

“FBC24: Top 5 Feminist Books with Traci Thomas” on Feminist Book Club (Apple Podcasts|Google Podcasts)

“Traci Thomas Helps Heather Stack Her Library” on Heather Dubrow’s World (Apple Podcasts|Spotify)

“Podcaster and Book Lover | Traci Thomas” on The Bright Morning Podcast (Apple Podcasts|Spotify)

“Episode 24: The Hate U Give (New Reads November)” on Sh*t She Read Podcast (Apple Podcasts|Spotify)

“Required Reading with Traci Thomas of the Stacks Podcast” on Ladies Like Us (Apple Podcasts|Spotify)

“Jasmine Guillory’s “The Wedding Date” Part 2 (feat. The Stacks)” on Colored Pages Book Club Podcast (Apple Podcasts|Spotify)

“Dear Summer (Feat. Leigh Ann Hahn of Grand Performances & Traci Thomas of The Stacks Podcast)” on The Extraordinary Negroes (Apple Podcasts|Soundcloud)


Millie Staff Picks: 10 Must-Read Books by Black Female Authors (Millie)

11 books to pick up in the new year that you missed reading in 2020 (Business Insider)

10 books by Black authors that everyone should read — and aren’t sold out everywhere (Business Insider)


26 of the Best Book Podcasts to Listen to When You’re Not Reading (McKenzie Jean-Philippe, Oprah Magazine)

Apple Podcasts’ Book Lovers Podcast

Anti-Racist Readers Are Plaguing the DMs of Black People (Rachel Charlene Lewis, Bitch Media)

Black Authors, Bookstore Owners, and Literary Leaders Recommend Their Favorite Books (Samantha Zabell, Apartment Therapy)

52 Podcasts For Every Type Of Book Lover (Kirby Beaton, Buzzfeed)

11 of the Best Book Podcasts Launched in 2018 (Claire Handscombe, Book Riot)

Meet Traci Thomas of The Stacks in Hollywood/Hancock Park (Voyage LA)