12 episodes

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

Dash American This is AKIN

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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

    Episode 11.2: SHE CREATES 2020 (Bonus w/ Founder Lizzy Jarrett)

    Episode 11.2: SHE CREATES 2020 (Bonus w/ Founder Lizzy Jarrett)

    In this BONUS podcast, AKIN host Ruthie Ofrasio sits with the founder of SHE Creates, Lizzy Jarrett from Make/Shift NYC, to get an inside scoop on the founding of SHE Creates! They discuss the conception of the event & how it's only grown since. 

    SHE Creates: Myths & Legends 2020 opens March 20th & runs through March 21st at Project for the Living Artist in Woodside, Queens.

    This event is made possible (in part) by the Queens Council on the Arts with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.


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    • 8 min
    Episode 11: SHE CREATES 2020

    Episode 11: SHE CREATES 2020

    AKIN host Ruthie Ofrasio is back with a new season of SHE Creates! SHE Creates is a yearly festival that features the work of female and genderqueer artists. She sits down with artists Aarushi Agni & Serafina Ha to talk about the journey they took with SHE Creates this year. 

    SHE Creates: Myths & Legends 2020 opens March 20th & runs through March 21st at Project for the Living Artist in Woodside, Queens. 

    This event is made possible (in part) by the Queens Council on the Arts with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.


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    • 20 min
    Episode 10: The Gaysian Project

    Episode 10: The Gaysian Project

    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 @thegaysianproject and check out awesome Gaysian Project merch on their website thegaysianproject.com


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    • 28 min
    Episode 9: Asians in Sports

    Episode 9: Asians in Sports

    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 basketball, baseball, and tennis effects the way the young Asian/Asian-American interact with the sports world. To hear more about the NBA Sean Kondracki has his own podcast The Tin is in Podcast. 


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    • 13 min
    Episode 8: The Veteran Experience

    Episode 8: The Veteran Experience

    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.


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    • 20 min
    Episode 7: Creators Circle

    Episode 7: Creators Circle

    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.

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    • 20 min

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