Keith Boykin: 'Beyond the Down Low'

Keith Boykin in the studios of NPR West in Culver City, Calif.

Keith Boykin in the studios of NPR West in Culver City, Calif. Toyia Baker, NPR hide caption

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NPR's Farai Chideya speaks with author Keith Boykin about his book Beyond the Down Low: Sex, Lies, and Denial in Black America. "Down low" is the term used to describe black men who have sex with other men, but consider themselves heterosexual.

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