A podcast about pop culture access points from the margins. A guest (a person of color and/or member of the LGBTQ community) discussing a formative pop culture text (film, television show, etc) that was important to their identity, their experience, their understanding of other media, the world and themselves. Hosted by writer Kieran Scarlett.
A FISH CALLED WANDA (Guy Branum)
I'm very proud to kick off the second season of "You Started It!" with my conversation about A FISH CALLED WANDA with writer/comedian/actor Guy Branum (NO STRINGS ATTACHED, Talk Show the Game Show, The Mindy Project) We also talk Oscar, Kevin Kline as a...
MY OWN PRIVATE IDAHO (Dave Giannini)
A discussion of 1991's MY OWN PRIVATE IDAHO
Save a Prayer By Duran Duran (and a frank discussion about white supremacy with Saira Rao)
A discussion of Duran Duran music video "Save a Prayer" by Duran Duran. Also colonialism, white supremacy and depictions of Indians and Indian-Americans in media
BUT I'M A CHEERLEADER (Alexis Dent)
A discussion of the 1999 queer cult classic BUT I'M A CHEERLEADER
A Different World (Charles Ray Hamilton)
A discussion of the popular late 80s/early 90s "Cosby Show" spinoff "A Different World"
LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS (H.P. Mendoza)
A discussion of 1986's cult classic musical LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS with director/composer H.P. Mendoza