The Anti Racism in Education Alliance (AREA) is a committee centered around bettering the Seisen International School community through raising awareness about racism. The AREA Podcast is a safe space to discuss race in today’s world and our local community as well as sharing our own experiences and opinions.
Racism in the Arts - Part 2
Three art students return to discuss more topics of racism in the arts. We elaborate on the exclusivity and consequences of the classification and perceived hierarchy which the artistic society embodies. We hope you enjoy the episode!
Three seniors discuss social racism in the current world. Covering topics from Asian-American Hate crimes to the exclusivity of the modern beauty industry. We hope you enjoy the episode!
Episode 5: Racial Sensitivity in Japan
With two of our younger committee members, we discuss how racism and it's everlasting sensitivity operates in our day to day lives. We hope you enjoy the episode!
You can watch this episode on the Seisen Youtube Channel.
Episode 4: Racism in The Arts
In this episode a collection of art students come together to discuss the various implications made within their artistic interests. The episode exhibits a range of modern discours from whitewashing to orientalism. Enjoy!
Watch the episode on the Seisen Youtube Channel.
Episode 3: Privilege in Today's Modern World
In this episode we talk about the privileges we, as international students, benefit from. From the definition of privilege to its implications, this podcast explores how we take certain benefits for granted and how we perpetuate the isolation of privilege itself.
You can also view this podcast on the Seisen Youtube Channel.
Episode 2: Racism and Pop Culture
In exploring the depths of racial history, it is important to realise the interconnectedness between race and our leisure activities. In this episode we discuss the relevance of race relations in our prevalent hip hop culture and analyse the trends in popular culture.
Also available on the Seisen Youtube Channel