Adaeze ElechiIn Pimp Anthropology , the oftentimes unsettling, yet terribly fascinating episode of This American Life, a former 1970s Oakland, Calif. pimp candidly tells his story of how he got in and out of the pimping game.

N.B. The full episode is free.

Bio: Adaeze Elechi is Guernica’s assistant editor of the blog. Read her last recommendation on Efuru “here”:https://guernicamag.com/blog/1523/rec_room_adaeze_elechi_oyimbo/.

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