From Here

Kids & Family Podcasts

From Here, hosted by Delia and Dawn, features fresh perspectives from Asian American parents who are striving to build community and raise kids with socially conscious, and anti-oppression commitments. Join us for timely conversations that affirm where you’re from, make you laugh, and inspire and strengthen you, as you find your voice in the messiness of parenting. Keep in touch with us at @FromHerePodcast on Instagram.

Location:

United States

Description:

From Here, hosted by Delia and Dawn, features fresh perspectives from Asian American parents who are striving to build community and raise kids with socially conscious, and anti-oppression commitments. Join us for timely conversations that affirm where you’re from, make you laugh, and inspire and strengthen you, as you find your voice in the messiness of parenting. Keep in touch with us at @FromHerePodcast on Instagram.

Language:

English


Episodes

Home Alone

2/6/2023
We're back! Delia and Dawn discuss their thinking behind leaving their kids home alone. Credits: Podcast logo designed by Charisse Ann Celestial. Podcast theme created by QT. Shout out to Jeanne Tyan for coming up with our podcast name.

Duration:00:35:44

Invisible Labor

12/19/2022
Delia and Dawn talk about work and invisible labor. Some previous episodes mentioned in this episode: F the elfBonus episode: Delia's wrapping paperElf Body Parts and Another COVID HolidayCredits: Podcast logo designed by Charisse Ann Celestial. Podcast theme created by QT. Shout out to Jeanne Tyan for coming up with our podcast name.

Duration:00:30:26

Sports Culture and Our Kids

12/8/2022
Delia and Dawn talk about their experiences with sports and their kids. Credits: Podcast logo designed by Charisse Ann Celestial. Podcast theme created by QT. Shout out to Jeanne Tyan for coming up with our podcast name.

Duration:00:38:49

Choosing our battles

11/18/2022
Delia and Dawn reflect on their reactions to the idea that there are 8 battles you should choose to take on with your kids. The original 8 fights to pick with your child. Untigering's 8 battles NOT to pick with your child Credits: Podcast logo designed by Charisse Ann Celestial. Podcast theme created by QT. Shout out to Jeanne Tyan for coming up with our podcast name.

Duration:00:30:35

Application Season

11/2/2022
Delia and Dawn share about their experiences with school applications. And congrats to anyone who has recently submitted a school applications!! Credits: Podcast logo designed by Charisse Ann Celestial. Podcast theme created by QT. Shout out to Jeanne Tyan for coming up with our podcast name.

Duration:00:30:01

Halloween and Costumes

10/12/2022
Delia and Dawn talk about their feelings about Halloween, costumes, and cultural appropriation. Resources from this episode: Happy Anti-Racist Halloween@little_kotos_wordsCredits: Podcast logo designed by Charisse Ann Celestial. Podcast theme created by QT. Shout out to Jeanne Tyan for coming up with our podcast name.

Duration:00:40:30

The COVID Episode

10/4/2022
Delia and Dawn reflect and process their experiences having COVID. Thankfully, both have fully recovered. Stay safe out there! Credits: Podcast logo designed by Charisse Ann Celestial. Podcast theme created by QT. Shout out to Jeanne Tyan for coming up with our podcast name.

Duration:00:37:19

Phases of Motherhood

9/13/2022
In this episode Dawn spends some time talking with writer and journalist Grace Hwang Lynch. They reflect on motherhood as they approach 50, their identities as Asian American women, and how these identities and experiences have influenced our respective career paths. Credits: Podcast logo designed by Charisse Ann Celestial. Podcast theme created by QT. Shout out to Jeanne Tyan for coming up with our podcast name. Resources related to this episode: Grace’s website

Duration:00:44:25

Dealing with Food Allergies

9/6/2022
Delia shares with Dawn all about the adventures of parenting kids with food allergies.

Duration:00:32:20

Back to school

8/16/2022
Delia and Dawn chat about their feelings about back to school season. They also share and vent about their strategies for trying to manage their family calendars.

Duration:00:21:48

Return to work and pressure to be productive (Jenn Fang Part 1)

8/9/2022
In this episode, Jenn Fang, founder and editor of Reappropriate, the oldest and most popular Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) race advocacy and feminism blogs, returns for another convo with Dawn. In this first part, Jenn and Dawn catch up on navigating return to work life, especially the pressure to be productive. In the second part, Dawn and Jenn dig into the issue of reproductive rights, Asian American women’s health care, and the implications of the recent Supreme Court...

Duration:00:23:04

Roe, Dobbs, and Asian American Women (Jenn Fang Part 2)

8/9/2022
In this episode, Jenn Fang, founder and editor of Reappropriate, the oldest and most popular Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) race advocacy and feminism blogs, returns for another convo with Dawn. In the second part, Dawn and Jenn dig into the issue of reproductive rights, Asian American women’s health care, and the implications of the recent Supreme Court decision to overturn Dobbs. Credits: Podcast logo designed by Charisse Ann Celestial. Podcast theme created by QT. Shout out...

Duration:00:34:56

Remembering Vincent Chin and Who Gets to Learn This History

6/30/2022
Delia and Dawn reflect on the 40th anniversary of the murder of Vincent Chin and how learning about his murder impact their respective lives. If you don’t know who Vincent Chin is, that’s not surprising. They also consider who gets and doesn't get to learn about this significant moment for Asian Americans, even after 40 years have passed. Credits: Podcast logo designed by Charisse Ann Celestial. Podcast theme created by QT. Shout out to Jeanne Tyan for coming up with our podcast name.

Duration:00:31:17

We love libraries!

6/14/2022
Delia and Dawn gush and share about their deep love and appreciation for libraries!!

Duration:00:26:51

Catching up with Frances Kai-Hwa Wang

5/31/2022
Dawn hangs out with writer, poet, and journalist Frances Kai-Hwa Wang and talks with her about her new collection of prose poems and lyric essays You Cannot Resist Me When My Hair Is In Braids (Wayne State University Press). In celebration of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we will be featuring interviews with authors of books centering the experiences of the Asian American community. From Here is also hosting a book giveaway for May 2022. You can enter our...

Duration:00:40:03

Comic books with Pornsak Pichetshote

5/24/2022
Dawn hangs out with producer, writer, and director Pornsak Pichetshote and talks with him about growing up reading Spider Man, the process of writing, and his latest comic series The Good Asian (Image Comics). In celebration of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we will be featuring interviews with authors of books centering the experiences of the Asian American community. From Here is also hosting a book giveaway for May 2022. You can enter our drawing...

Duration:00:36:22

Flying while angry with Phil Yu

5/18/2022
Dawn checks in with Phil Yu about being a newish dad, trying to avoid explaining you’re the Angry Asian Man to someone on a plane, and his latest book Rise: A Pop History of Asian American from the Nineties to Now (Harper-Collins Publishers), co-written with Jeff Yang and Philip Wang. In celebration of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we will be featuring interviews with authors of books centering the experiences of the Asian American community. From Here is...

Duration:00:40:22

Awesome Asian Americans with Oliver Chin

5/10/2022
In this episode, Delia chats with Oliver Chin, children's book author and publisher at Immedium, about representation in children's books, and how this changed over time. In celebration of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we will be featuring interviews with authors of books centering the experiences of the Asian American community. From Here is also hosting a book giveaway for May 2022. You can enter our drawing here. Thanks to Eastwind Books of Berkeley...

Duration:00:30:36

Asian American Media Representation

5/4/2022
Delia and Dawn talk about Asian Americans in the media when they were growing up, and how that contrasts with the landscape of Asian Americans in the media for their kids.

Duration:00:25:55

Hot Take: Everything Everywhere - Part 1

4/18/2022
Dawn talks with Winnie Tam, faculty and Chair of Ethnic Studies at Cosumnes River College, about the film Everything Everywhere All at Once. Warning: spoilers and strong language.

Duration:00:38:25