It's Not A Race - ABC RN
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Race, racism, identity, culture, difference — let’s talk it out. It’s Not a Race, with host Beverley Wang, is the ABC podcast Australia needs right now.
||CleanBonus: Still Processing's Jenna Wortham and Wesley Morris||Jenna Wortham and Wesley Morris are two culture writers at The New York Times — and co-hosts of the hit podcast, Still Processing. They are pop culture commentary royalty, and on their first visit to Australia, Jenna and Wesley spoke to Beverley Wang||3 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe diversity panel to end all diversity panels, a live finale for season two!||'Diversity' has become a popular talking point across all sectors of work, and diversity panels are regular fixtures of conferences, festivals and corporate events. But once the talk is done, and the warm, self-satisfied glow of attending has worn off||20 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRace in the online space: Ben, Jez, Kumi, Osman, Yassmin and the Nazi hunter||Things can become very racist, very fast on social media. We talk to a self-styled online 'Nazi-hunter' about her unusual hobby. And Yassmin Abdel-Magied, Osman Faruqi, Benjamin Law, Kumi Taguchi and Jeremy Fernandez share their advice for dealing w||13 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCandy Bowers and Busty Beatz are decolonising creative spaces||Candy Bowers and Busty Beatz are showbusiness sisters and collaborators who tell it as they see it. Fearless and unapologetic, they've long been vocal about the whiteness of arts institutions, and worked actively to critique representation from within||11 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRonny Chieng flips the script||International student, comedian, actor, Daily Show senior correspondent — Ronny Chieng has inhabited all these roles in many different locations. Malaysia born, US, Singapore and Australia-educated, Ronny's now based in New York. The self-describe||6 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWho's on the team? Unpacking POC||People of colour! It's the 'team name' for anyone who doesn't identify as white. But how well does this American term fit into the Australian context, and what are the tensions that lie beneath? We are unpacking team POC with Sangeetha Thanapal, an a||29 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBlack Lives Matter's Patrisse Cullors and Rodney Diverlus on resistance, trauma, and the future||In 2013, #BlackLivesMatter shot into the consciousness as a cry from the heart. But four years on, how do you continue to galvanise interest and commitment in a movement that started with a viral message? Patrisse Cullors, Black Lives Matter co-fou||22 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean'For us, happy endings feel dishonest'||For many, the apocalypse is a future threat. But what if it had already happened, and we're living in a post-apocalyptic dystopia? It's Not A Race continues its exploration of storytelling by focusing on the way two Indigenous writers are drawing on hi||16 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWho gets to tell the story?||If stories are the basis for how we understand the world, how important is it to be the driver in the narrative? In the season two launch of It's Not A Race, Randa Abdel-Fattah and Anita Heiss explain how they're using their talents to claim space in||16 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIt's Not A Race is back!||It’s Not A Race is back for a second season: race, racism, identity, culture, difference — let’s talk it out. Send us a tweet #NotARace, or an email to NotARace@abc.net.au.||9 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReni Eddo-Lodge: 'Racism is a white problem'||British journalist and author Reni Eddo-Lodge stopped by for a Facebook live event at RN with Beverley Wang, and here's their conversation. Reni's the author of Why I'm No Longer Talking To White People About Race, which ironically has led her to talk||30 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPodcast Extra: The first time I saw me, pt 2||All throughout the production of It's Not A Race, Beverley Wang asked her guests to finish this sentence, "The first time I saw me ... " When did they first see themselves represented in popular culture, in books, films, movies, music or TV? For some,||23 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPodcast Extra: The first time I saw me, pt 1||When was the first time you saw yourself reflected in a television character, film or book? If you’re a person of colour in Australia, it can be hard to find childhood fictional heroes that are truly representative. So while we were making It's Not||20 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanState of denial: Is Australia racist?||It's the question that doesn't go away, or lead us anywhere: Is Australia racist? It's Not A Race tries to figure out why we're so obsessed with this question, and whether it leads to any meaningful answers. Contact us at email@example.com or use||12 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean'The perfect package for outrage': Yassmin Abdel-Magied||What's it like to go from model minority to public enemy in the span of a year? People have strong views about Yassmin Abdel-Magied. But what does Yassmin think of it all? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or use #NotARace.||5 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean'I'm not half of anything'||It's Not A Race explores what it's like to grow up as a biracial Australian, with Faustina Agolley, Lucie Cutting and Nkechi Anele. And producer Leona Hameed shares a story of sisterly conflict. Contact us at email@example.com or use #NotARace.||28 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAsk Dr Whiteness||This episode is all about what it means to be white, the concept of "whiteness", and why we can't talk about race without acknowledging whiteness. Dr Robin DiAngelo is a white woman, educator and consultant, and holds a doctorate in whiteness studies.||21 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWang, Wong, Hing, Tran and 'the deal' with (East) Asians||In the most East Asian podcast episode ever produced by the ABC, Michael Hing, Caz Tran and Jennifer Wong drop by to chat with Beverley Wang. They talk about tackling assumptions, stereotypes, the "rep sweats" and Beverley's mum makes a prediction abou||14 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAamer, Santi and Alice: seaweed superchat!||When you're part of a diaspora group, how do you break into the professional world that your parents want for you? It's Not A Race host Beverley Wang gathered Aamer Rahman, Santilla Chingaipe and Alice Pung together (gave them some seaweed snacks), an||7 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRosalie, Marcia and Jedda||What was it like to be the first Indigenous star of a feature film? Get the story from Jedda herself, Rosalie Kunoth-Monks.||31 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHey hey it's time to talk about blackface!||In 2009, Hey Hey It's Saturday aired a blackface performance by a group called the Jackson Jive. Guest judge Harry Connick Jr gave the performance a score of zero, but it wouldn't be the last time blackface made the news in Australia.||31 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroducing It's Not A Race||Race, racism, identity, culture, difference — let’s talk it out.||21 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Love it already
Great podcast. Excellent listening
Love what I've heard in just three minutes of listening. Can't wait for full length episodes.
Can't wait for the first one, as s middle class white male will it make me uncomfortable?
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- Language: English
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