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a personal conversation between three hapas that investigates and celebrates the mixed race experience

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a personal conversation between three hapas that investigates and celebrates the mixed race experience

    Hapa Happy Hour, episode 37

    Hapa Happy Hour, episode 37

    The ladies of Hapa Happy Hour return with a final chapter. They discuss origins, accomplishments, and hopes.

    • 33 min
    The Falacy of the Mixed-race Utopia and the Women's March Revisited

    The Falacy of the Mixed-race Utopia and the Women's March Revisited

    The women of Hapa Happy Hour reflect on the fallacy of the mixed-race utopia (the elusive face of the future) and share their experiences from the 2017 Women's March.

    • 28 min
    You are not alone/this President still sucks (episode 35)

    You are not alone/this President still sucks (episode 35)

    You are not alone/this President still sucks

    • 24 min
    On the Eve of the Inauguration of the 45th President (episode 34)

    On the Eve of the Inauguration of the 45th President (episode 34)

    The Hapas reflect on the outcome of the 2016 presidential election and share their thoughts about President-elect Trump, the electoral college, and family members who may disagree. Thoughts or questions? Email us at: hapahappyhour@gmail.com.

    • 46 min
    Hula, Family, Theatre (episode 33)

    Hula, Family, Theatre (episode 33)

    Join us for a discussion among 3 hapa women. Chicago, theatre, hula, adoption, solo show, and diverse casting are all discussed in this episode. We love hearing from you, please contact us with comments or questions at: HapaHappyHour@gmail.com. Aloha!

    • 24 min
    Hapas in Theater (episode 32)

    Hapas in Theater (episode 32)

    Tune in with Lisa, Hiwa, and Rena as we talk about Rena's dissertation on mixed-race, the history of hapas in theater, and our experiences auditioning for characters of color. We also dive into representations during the Olympics! We'd love to hear from you! Write to us at: hapahappyhour@gmail.com.

    • 26 min

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My favorite Hapa ladies

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A Happy Half Hour

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