86 episodes

The Conversationalist is a non partisan educational platform empowering Gen Z to break out of their echo chambers, have difficult conversations & unify together. Break YOUR echo chamber right now by listening to The Conversationalist Podcast where you will discover POVz, the first-ever Gen Z talk show, that blasts controversial topics from multiple perspectives amongst Gen Z & your favorite celebrities hosted by unifier, Sophie Beren. Want to share your POV? Text POVZ to +1 (877) 222-1119 to let your voice be heard.

The Conversationalist Podcast The Conversationalist

    • Education
    • 4.9 • 113 Ratings

The Conversationalist is a non partisan educational platform empowering Gen Z to break out of their echo chambers, have difficult conversations & unify together. Break YOUR echo chamber right now by listening to The Conversationalist Podcast where you will discover POVz, the first-ever Gen Z talk show, that blasts controversial topics from multiple perspectives amongst Gen Z & your favorite celebrities hosted by unifier, Sophie Beren. Want to share your POV? Text POVZ to +1 (877) 222-1119 to let your voice be heard.

    Cultivating Self Love with Brandon Farbstein | Exclusivez

    Cultivating Self Love with Brandon Farbstein | Exclusivez

    Brandon Farbstein sits down with Sophie Beren to share his story and uplift Generation Z. They discuss using uniqueness as a superpower, dealing with isolation, bullies, and the feeling of exclusion, the effects of who we follow on social media impacts our mental health and coping with generalizations and misconceptions. 



    Can our voices make a greater change? What's your hottest take? Answers these questions with Brandon Farbstein during this episode by texting "POVZ" to 1 (877) 222-1119 to share your POVz!

    The Conversationalist is a non partisan platform that doesn't affiliate or identify with any viewpoints, beliefs, or opinions that may be featured throughout our content.

    • 29 min
    Kylan Darnell on Bama Rush, remaining positive & being vulnerable on social | Exclusivez

    Kylan Darnell on Bama Rush, remaining positive & being vulnerable on social | Exclusivez

    Today is a great day! Sophie Beren sits down with 'bama rush it girl Kylan Darnell to have a conversation about everything from being unapologetically positive - even during the hardest days to the importance of building confidence at a young age.    

    Kylan Darnell is a light to our generation. We're so excited to have had the exclusive opportunity to sit down with her and get real about putting yourself out there to be vulnerable on social media and being a fruit loop in a bowl of Cheerios.

    Can our voices make a greater change? What's your hottest take? Answers these questions with Kylan Darnell during this episode by texting "POVZ" to 1 (877) 222-1119 to share your POVz!

    The Conversationalist is a non partisan platform that doesn't affiliate or identify with any viewpoints, beliefs, or opinions that may be featured throughout our content.

    • 22 min
    Can representation and voices in media take real change? | Donshea Hopkins

    Can representation and voices in media take real change? | Donshea Hopkins

    Donshea Hopkins shares her story as a childhood star and coming up as a black actress in media, finding her voice and using it for good, confronting difficult conversations with people who have opposing views, and using social media as a tool to create change.



    Can our voices make a greater change? What's your hottest take? Answers these questions with Donshea Hopkins during this episode by texting "POVZ" to 1 (877) 222-1119 to share your POVz!

    The Conversationalist is a non partisan platform that doesn't affiliate or identify with any viewpoints, beliefs, or opinions that may be featured throughout our content.

    • 23 min
    Do you have to be always "on" as a content creator? | Becca Bastos Exclusivez

    Do you have to be always "on" as a content creator? | Becca Bastos Exclusivez

    Becca Bastos gets honest about her life as a comedian on social media, the pressures of creating content and its effect on mental health, understanding others' perspectives through social media, and the importance of detaching from all social channels and using comedy as a coping mechanism.



    Can you maintain a healthy mindset and consume social media? What's your hottest take? Answers these questions with Becca Bastos during this episode by texting "POVZ" to 1 (877) 222-1119 to share your POVz!



    The Conversationalist is a non partisan platform that doesn't affiliate or identify with any viewpoints, beliefs, or opinions that may be featured throughout our content.

    • 20 min
    Can we separate the personal from political? | Samuel Hyun Exclusivez

    Can we separate the personal from political? | Samuel Hyun Exclusivez

    Sam Hyun, outspoken advocate for the Asian Americans and Pacific Islander community sits down with Sophie Beren to talk about his fight for equal AAPI representation in politics, facilitating safe conversations within the communities he's built, and how difficult conversations framed his platform and advocacy for equality.

    Can we have productive conversations with those we don't agree with? What's your hottest take? Answers these questions with Samuel Hyun during this episode by texting "POVZ" to 1 (877) 222-1119 to share your POVz!

    The Conversationalist is a non partisan platform that doesn't affiliate or identify with any viewpoints, beliefs, or opinions that may be featured throughout our content.

    • 23 min
    Is it a crucial time for Gen Zers to unify America? | Isabel Brown Exclusivez

    Is it a crucial time for Gen Zers to unify America? | Isabel Brown Exclusivez

    Sophie Beren sits down with Isabel Brown to talk about how Isabel became such a political powerhouse and her book Frontlines, the importance of unifying young people in America, challenging our perspectives through conversation and handling the challenges of being a political advocate.



    Are we losing our ability to connect with each other? Drop your hottest take Answers these questions with Isabel Brown during this episode by texting "POVZ" to 1 (877) 222-1119 to share your POVz!

    The Conversationalist is a non partisan platform that doesn't affiliate or identify with any viewpoints, beliefs, or opinions that may be featured throughout our content.

    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
113 Ratings

113 Ratings

TC Luvr ,

I would give 6 stars if I could

I absolutely live for this podcast, please bring it back!! I am always so inspired by Gen Z stories and Beren truly highlights them in the best light. It is entertaining, inspiring, and so fun to listen to.

Hot take: This blows every podcast out of the water!

AndiDC907 ,

Echo Chamber Broken

I learn so much from this podcast each week. Sophie is such a natural conversationalist and helps me to break out of my echo chamber week after week by bringing us real, nuanced perspectives from real people. Cannot recommend enough!

XixWang ,

LOVE this podcast

I love listening to this podcast every week! Sophie is so inspiring, as well as all of the guests!

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