Language is what connects people, and it’s how we share our memories, history, and culture. When Kara was faced with the prospect of giving up the Spanish language, she found her mixed heritage began to slip away along with it. We talk about handling the expectations and assumptions that come from families and from society, … Read moreEpisode 1.2 Spoken Words
Katherine, a half-Japanese naturopathic doctor and acupuncturist, was raised in Hawaii, but it was moving to a predominantly-white community that led to severed connections with her culture and even her own name. Trying to rebuild those connections led her to seek new experiences, and also revealed some important truths. Katherine can be found online at … Read moreEpisode 1.1: KTY
Mixed Metaphors is a storytelling podcast through the eyes of people with mixed heritage. Our host, Sarah Giffrow, gives you a brief look at why this project feels important, particularly in these times.