Dash American

Dash American

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In “Dash American”, we bring people from all different kinds of cultural backgrounds & people who have different relationships with their cultural background, to come together & share their own, unique stories about what it’s like being “Dash American”. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dashamerican/support


10: The Gaysian Project
May 29 • 28 min
AKIN sits down with new friend Maya Reddy founder of The Gaysian Project! Where we talk about the intersectionality of the queer and asian experience, mental health, and the future of queer asian/Gaysian representation. Follow them on instagram…
9: Asians in Sports
May 5 • 13 min
Friend of ThisisAKIN Chris Kondracki is back with his brother Sean Kondracki, to talk about being Asian/Asian-American in the sports world. As players and spectators there something to say about how the representation in the professional leagues of…
8: The Veteran Experience
Jan 22 • 20 min
Dash/American the Podcast with James Barbosa an Army Veteran shedding some light on the experience of being POC in the military; before, during, and after serving. —- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dashamerican/support
7: Creators Circle
Oct 15, 2018 • 20 min
AKIN founder Ruthie Ofrasio sits down with Irene Lazaridis who founded MakeShift and Christopher Moncayo-Torres founder of FailBetter. They talk about being artist, the need for community, and why it was important for them to bring the two together. —-…
6: Undertones in Jazz
Aug 5, 2018 • 26 min
Guests Paul JB Lee(Korean) Ruben Mejia(Mexican-American) & Peter Enriquez (Filipino & Greek) talk about what it is like about to be a minority in the Jazz community, and gives insight on the music industry for young musical artists. It may be less about…
5: Woman, Color, & Corporate
Jul 11, 2018 • 23 min
Guests Nicole Pineda, Andrea Navarrete, & AKIN Project Manager Vivian Wang sit down and talk about their experiences as woman of color getting into and navigating in the corporate world. Turns out it’s foundation, foundation, foundation! But as people of…
4: Queer
Jun 25, 2018 • 31 min
Our host, Hubert Silva is joined by JP Moraga, Peyton Emery, and Arjun Dhawan in talking about their experience in both the queer and straight communities. We talk about what it’s like to balance both our queer and cultural identities and instances where…
2: The Dating Game
Jun 11, 2018 • 42 min
Dash American is back & we are playing the Dating Game! We brought some guests in to chat about their dating experiences & how culture and race comes into conversation. Featuring Dan Foster, Charlie Hurtt, & Kiki Kish, We go from #relationshipgoals, to…
1: We are AKIN
Jun 11, 2018 • 25 min
Meet some of the members of AKIN: Ruthie Ofrasio, Hubert Silva, Sam Midwinter, and AKIN partner from “Vaulted” Noah Breymeier, as they share stories of their identity, discuss their relationships to their identities, as AKIN’s goal to bring together an…
3: Hapa Mag
Jun 11, 2018 • 34 min
For our third episode of Dash American we brought in our fierce friends from Hapa Mag, a publication by Hapas for everyone, to talk about their experiences walking through the world as Hapas, or half Asian/Pacific Islander. Featuring Hapa founder Alex…