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Episode 27 - Japanese? It's Complicated ft. Militantly Mixed Pt. 2

6/5/2019
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We're back with part 2 of the conversation with Mixed Girl Mane from Militantly Mixed! Due to technical and health issues, let's pretend it's still the last week of Asian American Pacific Islander Month! Charmaine is a Mixed Black, Japanese, and British woman and is sharing her perspective of what it means to be Japanese...except when you're told otherwise. I wanted to promote another podcast in the AAPI community, so you'll hear an awesome trailer from Fumi and Mike at Asian, Not Asian!...

Duration:00:49:02

Episode 26 - Japanese? It's Complicated ft. Militantly Mixed

5/22/2019
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For the next two weeks of Asian American Pacific Islander Month, we're joined by Mixed Girl Mane from Militantly Mixed! Charmaine is a Mixed Black, Japanese, and British woman and is sharing her perspective of what it means to be Japanese...except when you're told otherwise. I hope you enjoy the next two episodes! Charmaine's social media: Militantly Mixed InstagramMilitantly Mixed TwitterMilitantly Mixed FacebookAnd as always you can find me at: Patreon PageMerch...

Duration:00:53:17

Episode 25 - AAPI Month ft. Asian_Soph Pt. 2

5/15/2019
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We're back with part 2 of the conversation with Soph! We expand into some history of AAPI groups that aren't often talked about like the Hmong, Cambodian (Khmer), Laotian, South West Asians, and Native Hawaiians. Not only that, but we touch on the ever interesting relationship between Asian Americans! You can find both her instagram accounts at: Soph's Personal Instagram PageMixed Present Instagram PageAs always, you can find me on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter at Some Kind of Brown!...

Duration:01:00:40

Episode 24 - Asian American Pacific Islander Month with Asian_Soph Pt. 1

5/8/2019
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Soph from Asian_Soph and Mixed Present on Instagram is back to help bring Asian American Pacific Islander Month to our podcast! Asian Americans have a long and often overlooked history in the United States, so we're taking the opportunity to fight that as much as we can by educating people. She came ready with all the tea, so sit back and enjoy! You can find both her instagram accounts at: Soph's Personal Instagram PageMixed Present Instagram PageAs always, you can find me on Facebook,...

Duration:00:48:16

Episode 23 - Beyoncé, Homecoming, and Blackness

5/2/2019
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I just watched Beyoncé’s Netflix special, Homecoming, and it made me more than proud to be a Black woman. Beyoncé is a cultural icon and basically the very embodiment of female Black power, strength, beauty, and resilience! Is it obvious that I loved it? If you haven't checked out this documentary, drop everything! Here are the links to things mentioned in the episode: Patreon Page Merch Store Time Magazine: Historical Figures Mentioned BBC Iconography in Beyoncé's Homecoming I'll...

Duration:00:15:43

Episode 22: POC Vs. White People?

4/10/2019
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What will it take to bring everyone to the table and have an honest conversation about race? Is such a thing possible in this current climate where it seems like people of color are too often on one side with White people on the other? Take a listen and let me know what you think no matter if you agree or disagree. I definitely think this is a conversation worth having. The promo today was for the true crime podcast Evidence Locker and you can find them on iTunes and Twitter @EvLockPodcast!

Duration:00:18:22

Episode 21 - North of the Mason-Dixon

3/6/2019
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You read that correctly, I am now living above the Mason-Dixon Line! It feels crazy to type and started just as crazy an urge to reevaluate my perspective. If you had a preconceived idea of the North or South and then moved, please share your experiences at somekindofbrown@gmail.com or on our Facebook Group, Some Kind of Brown World. I hope that my ramblings about evaluating myself touch you or make you think that you're not alone if you've had any of these thoughts. Love you guys! See you...

Duration:00:14:30

Episode 20 - Finding a Place and Code Switching with October

1/30/2019
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What's it like to feel like you don't belong to your own culture? Is it your culture? Do you have to belong and what does that mean? October from Ignorance Conscious joins me for the first time to talk about this and our experiences with being taught to code switch. Consider this pre-gaming for Black History Month which starts on Friday and is when October will upload her part of our conversation! You can find October on Facebook and Instagram at Ignorance Conscious and on Twitter...

Duration:00:40:19

Episode 19 - Mixed Feature: Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas

1/16/2019
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We've got another global marriage, folks! This one is near and dear to my heart since I've been a massive fan of Bollywood for over half of my life. Because of the level of respect both Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas showed each other and their different traditions, I couldn't resist talking about it. Did you follow the couple and their wedding? Did it mean something to you or do you have something to say? Join on our Facebook Group: Some Kind of Brown World, Twitter, on my website Some...

Duration:00:12:55

Episode 18 - Multiracial Journey of Discovery

12/24/2018
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Seeing the pictures of my great-grandparents and learning the truth of my Indigenous background was almost a life altering experience for me. Please let me know if you've gone on an exploration of your ethnic or racial backgrounds and have felt the same! You can communicate with me through our Private Facebook Page, "Some Kind of Brown World" or email me at somekindofbrown@gmail.com if you feel more comfortable with that form of communication. The promo for this episode comes from Best...

Duration:00:13:21

Episode 17 - Super Important Updates!

12/18/2018
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I just wanted to really quickly touch base with all of you again now that things are really moving! These are the links for my Patreon and little march store: https://www.patreon.com/somekindofbrown https://teespring.com/stores/some-kind-of-brown Lastly, my first promo comes from my good friend Kate over at Ignorance was Bliss Podcast. You can find her on Twitter at @IWBpodcast and she is also on Podbean!

Duration:00:05:11

Episode 16 - Indigenous Ties Pt. 2 Ft. Agnauraq

11/20/2018
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This is the second part of my conversation with Agnauraq discussing straddling two cultures when you have Indigenous ties. You can find them on Twitter @taniayaak and on Instagram @agnauraq. If you'd like to join the conversation, head to our new facebook page, "Some Kind of Brown" and join the community through the community tab.

Duration:00:37:49

Episode 15 - Indigenous Ties ft. Agnauraq

11/6/2018
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The wonderful Agnauraq from Twitter has graced us for the next couple episodes to talk about straddling racial and ethnic lines when you have racial ties. You can find Agnauraq on Twitter @tanaiyaak and Instagram @agnauraq. Be sure to check them out for their general awesomeness and art!

Duration:00:52:07

Episode 14 - My Body is a Mess

10/26/2018
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This episode is a little different from what I usually talk about, but my friend Kate, the host of Ignorance was Bliss is joining me to help me share my health struggles over the past 2 years. Be sure to check out part 2 of our conversation over on her podcast. You can find Kate at IWBpodcast on both Instagram and Twitter and she also has a Facebook page called Ignorance was Bliss.

Duration:00:31:09

Episode 13 - Bonus Episode ft. Sam Morel Pt. 3

10/22/2018
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This is the last part of my conversation with Sam about his journey rediscovering and reclaiming his identity as a Multiracial Latinx person!

Duration:00:18:46

Episode 12 - Reclaiming Latinx ft. Sam Morel Pt 2

10/16/2018
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Episode 12 - Reclaiming Latinx ft. Sam Morel Pt 2 by Natalie Evans

Duration:00:30:33

Episode 11- Rediscovering Latinx ft. Sam Morel Pt 1

10/2/2018
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My lovely friend, Sam Morel, joins me to ring in National Hispanic Heritage Month and shares his experience as a fellow multiracial! On this episode we dive into his struggles with identity and the Yandy apocalypse of 2018. You won't want to miss this one!

Duration:00:43:42

Episode 10 - Mixed Feature: Asian_Soph

9/18/2018
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On this wrap up episode with Soph from Asian_Soph, we talk about the lack of education around Asians Americans and Japanese Americans in particular in the school system, crazy things people have said to us, and things you probably shouldn't say if you're trying to date a Mixed/Multiracial person! You can find Soph at Asian_Soph and MixedPresent on Instagram!

Duration:00:47:18

Episode 9 - Mixed Feature: Asian_Soph

9/11/2018
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We've heard Soph's thoughts about Crazy Rich Asians and now we get to learn about the woman behind the perspective! In this part of her conversation you'll get to hear about some of her struggles as well as how her father encouraged her to be herself and claim her own identity! You can find Soph at Asian_Soph and Mixed Present on Instagram!

Duration:00:31:24

Episode 8 - Crazy Rich Asians ft. Asian_Soph Part 2

9/3/2018
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This is the final part of my conversation with Soph about Crazy Rich Asians! We're picking up where we left off talking about the controversy surrounding the casting of the Mixed race male lead, Henry Golding.

Duration:00:28:13