Episode 15 – Indigenous Ties ft. Agnauraq

We have another amazing guest joining us for National Native American Heritage Month! I somehow managed to convince Aqnauraq from Twitter, or Native Twitter if you're in the loop, to talk to me about straddling racial and ethnic lines when you have Indigenous ties. I initially wanted to talk about November and my mixed feelings, … Continue reading Episode 15 – Indigenous Ties ft. Agnauraq

Episode Eleven: Rediscovering Latinx ft. Sam Morel

And we're back! Just as a reminder, Some Kind of Brown will be moving to every two weeks for a while due to some health complications. This episode, we're ringing in National Hispanic Heritage Month with my good friend Sam Morel! His wonderful mix is Mexican, Irish, and Cajun French and we'll be talking all … Continue reading Episode Eleven: Rediscovering Latinx ft. Sam Morel

Episode Eight – Crazy Rich Asians Ft. Asian_Soph Part 2

Happy Labor Day to everyone who celebrates! This week we've got part two of my conversation with Soph from the Instagram pages Asian_Soph and MixedPresent. Don't worry, this won't be the last time you hear from her! We're picking up where we left off talking about some of the controversy surrounding the film, the casting … Continue reading Episode Eight – Crazy Rich Asians Ft. Asian_Soph Part 2

Episode Seven – Crazy Rich Asians and Why it Matters ft. Asian_Soph

Today we have a very special episode! Asian_Soph is the very first guest on Some Kind of Brown and we're talking about Crazy Rich Asians and the importance of representation. We had an amazing conversation about the impact of Crazy Rich Asians and the life it's breathed into the Asian-American community. This movie is the … Continue reading Episode Seven – Crazy Rich Asians and Why it Matters ft. Asian_Soph

Episode Six – Dividing Lines of Hot Springs, Community, and the Internet is Scary

So much of our experience as Mixed/Multiracial people comes from where we grew up, I know that is especially true for me. As I've talked to more people from across the United States and from other countries, it's hard for them to picture some of the stories I've told them. I thought it might help … Continue reading Episode Six – Dividing Lines of Hot Springs, Community, and the Internet is Scary