Muxer Podcast

Muxer Podcast
A homegurl podcast, centering Indigenous, WOC, QTPOC and POC voices and experiences of the Twin Cities (Minneapolis and Saint Paul), Minnesota with host: Luz Lucia and special guest co-host: Vivi Instagram: @mu_xer Email: [email protected]

17: Take care, Muxer
Jun 6 • 40 min
Luz and Vivi share their experiences with navigating polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and oral contraceptives. TW: discussion surrounding clinic/hospital experiences and anxiety/panic attacks.
16: Sisters-N-Technology
Jun 4 • 25 min
We celebrated International Women’s Day by highlighting the LLC Sisters-N-Technology with CEO, Thomas Waltower. Sisters-N-Technology is an after school program that encourages young women of color into STEM.Website: http://sisters-n-technolo…
15: Mira Mi Corazón
Feb 4 • 31 min
Supporting educational dreams with Mira Mi Corazón! Mira Mi Corazón 8th Annual Art Exhibit and Fundraiser is taking place at El Colegio High School on Friday February 8th. Vivi sits down with Lisa Sass Zaragoza, one of the organizers of the event, t…
14: Personality Puzzle
Dec 20, 2018 • 45 min
We put our personalities to the test! Luz, Vivi and Fue dive deep into how being and introvert or extrovert has impacted their life, relationships and work style. It’s almost the end of the year, so we’re sharing with you our 2018 reflections.
13: WOC Stay Winning
Nov 13, 2018 • 21 min
In this episode, Muxer is introducing their newest guest co-host, Viví! Viví and Luz discuss the victories of WOC in this midterm elections and the importance of staying involved for further elections. Go muxeres, go!
12: Healing through Art and Spirituality
Oct 22, 2018 • 39 min
A conversation with Marina Castillo Navarro a licensed educator, licensed social worker, marriage and family therapist and local St. Paul, Twin Cities artist. Diving into her art, spirituality and navigating that space of healing.Facebook: M…
11: Muxer Behind the Song
Sep 19, 2018 • 19 min
It’s me and you, Season Two! Have you ever wonder the voice behind Muxer’s theme song? We are kicking off season two sitting down with the Muxer Behind the Song, Laura. You don’t want to miss as Laura shares her background in music and sings some of he…
10: Dulceria Bakery
May 24, 2018 • 31 min
Do you have a sweet tooth? Well you might need a concha cupcake, marranito or a piece of cake after hearing this episode! Dulce discusses her journey from a first generation college student to a first generation professional and the decision to take a …
09: FotoGenic
May 3, 2018 • 42 min
Have you ever thought about starting your own business? Luz sits down with Felipa, CEO of FotoGenic, who shares her journey of becoming her own boss and discusses the steps one might take to become a boss. Facebook: FotoGenic MN Instagram: @fotogen…
08: Big Gay Mexican
Apr 12, 2018 • 31 min
Hector is making his mark in Minneapolis! Luz has the opportunity to chat with Hector Edwardo Chavarria also known as Big Gay Mexican on his journey as a performance artist/playwright. Hector, originally from El Paso, Texas, migrated to Minneapolis in …
07: Navigating The Education System As A Professional Of Color
Feb 15, 2018 • 40 min
Luz sits down with two fierce WOC to discuss some of the barriers, challenges, and triumphs of working in secondary education. Reflecting on how their own experiences has transpire to how they work with students; especially students of color today.
06: Canela y Chill
Nov 2, 2017 • 23 min
Luz’s bro is in the house! It’s that time of the year and we are sippin on some tea. We will be honoring our father for Dia de los Muertos by taking a stroll to Macario’s Lounge. Luz and David will be reading some poems and counting down our top 5 tracks…
05: Dating In Your 30’s
Sep 5, 2017 • 34 min
Luz sits down with BLovely discussing the triumphs and struggles in dating in your 30’s.
04: Las Hermanas
Aug 10, 2017 • 24 min
The sisters are in the house! We are laughing, sharing memories and discussing how sister dynamics influences character and family roles.
03: 2017 AJAAS Conference
Aug 5, 2017 • 14 min
The 2017 Association of Jotería Arts, Activism, and Scholarship (AJAAS) Conference is coming to Minneapolis from October 6-8th! Luz sits down with Meño, one of the co-chairs for the event, to hear more about AJAAS and what folks can expect from the…
02: Dancing Queen 2 Homecoming Queen
Jul 30, 2017 • 24 min
Challenging the status quo and gender norms: Fue tells his story of winning and becoming Homecoming Queen at his University in the early 2000’s, followed by the backlash, and the ripple effect it left for being a Queer Hmong student.
Muxer Introduction
Jul 27, 2017 • 1 min
Welcome to Muxer! Luz takes the mic to introduce the Muxer Podcast and gives a shout out to Latinos Who Lunch.
01: Mami y Juanga
Jul 27, 2017 • 32 min
From Juárez to St. Paul, the story of my monarch. My mama traveled from Ciudad Juárez to Minnesota in her early 20’s. Little did she know she would settle and make a life there. My mama reminisces growing up in Juárez and the values her mama instilled in…