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A show about slices of distinctly Asian American culture and history.

A show about slices of distinctly Asian American culture and history.
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United States

Description:

A show about slices of distinctly Asian American culture and history.

Language:

English


Episodes

006 - Filipino American Podcasts

11/15/2018
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Following Filipino American History Month in October, we explore three Filipino American podcasts: This Filipino American Life, Balikbayan, and Long Distance — each sharing their own slice of Filipino American discussions, experiences, and stories.

Duration:00:39:43

005 - Cambodian Rock Band

3/22/2018
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We explore the play Cambodian Rock Band, and how this piece of Asian American theatre weaves together a story of Khmer American music, history, and family on stage.

Duration:00:28:08

Support Asian Americana on Patreon

8/31/2017
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When Asian Americana launched in 2016, I had one driving vision: I want to tell audio stories that center the diverse experiences, histories, and cultures of Asian Americans. Now I need your support to make more.

Duration:00:02:05

004 - Boba/Bubble Tea

8/22/2017
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We explore the unique pearl of Asian American culture that is boba/bubble tea. We’ll take a look at its origins, hear folks from all over the country sharing their experiences with it, learn about some cool boba businesses and projects, and figure out what people across the country are calling it: from boba to bubble tea and a slew of other names in between.

Duration:00:52:26

Seattle with NextGenRadio

5/9/2017
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We bring you three stories from Next Generation Radio's week at KUOW in Seattle. We talk law and poetry, development in Seattle's Little Saigon, and smoked herring.

Duration:00:13:41

003 - Sacramento Delta

11/12/2016
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Chinese Americans shaped the physical landscape of California during its early history in a way that still impacts us today. We explore how Chinese Americans developed the Sacramento delta, their role in California's growth, and visit Locke, a town founded by Chinese Americans.

Duration:00:39:03

002 - Roots CSA

7/30/2016
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Roots CSA is a program that connects Hmong farmers in California’s central valley with Asian American communities in Southern California. How does this program empower communities in determining their own path to health and economic sustainability? We’ll find out by visiting both ends of our food’s journey from farmer to consumer.

Duration:00:28:03

001 - Giant Robot

5/16/2016
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Giant Robot started as this small punk-rock zine featuring Asian and Asian American alternative and pop culture, but grew to become a celebrated art and cultural institution. How did Giant Robot survive? How have its founders maintained their passion and lifestyle throughout all their life changes and challenges?

Duration:00:44:27