Asian Pacific American

Mecha Samurai Empire's Peter Tieryas

Airs at: Fri, 12/07/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00pm
Produced for Pacific Underground
What would Western North America look like if the Axis powers had won WW2?  In Peter Tieryas's new dystopian alternate history novel, Mecha Samurai Empire as well as his previous, United States of Japan, this scenario is explored with frightening detail. In conversation wit... Read more

Buttermilk Graffiti by Edward Lee

Airs at: Thu, 12/06/2018 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Between the Covers
On today’s show, our guest is Edward Lee, author of the book Buttermilk Graffiti: A Chef's Journey to Discover America's New Melting-Pot Cuisine, in conversation with Liz Crain, author of Food Lover’s Guide to Portland. In Buttermilk Graffiti, Edward reports back from two y... Read more

Episode 73. It Takes A Village To Cope ft. ALANNA

Airs at: Tue, 12/04/2018 at 12:00am - Tue, 12/18/2018 at 12:00am
Produced for Village Vibes Podcast
This week we have a new home, a special co-host @rastaroo, and a fantastic guest @alannaarchie and we dive into important and vital conversation! #ittakesavillage Read more

Another episode about food

Airs at: Fri, 11/23/2018 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Pacific Underground
  It's time for another food episode here on Pacific Underground. Past guests and friends of the show give their recommendations on where to eat in town. We also hear stories from a segment we produced for our first food episode in season one where we explore what made us ... Read more

Poetic Imagination in Japanese Art

Airs at: Tue, 11/06/2018 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
Produced for Art Focus
  Portland Art Museum offers an unprecedented opportunity to aficionados of Asian culture and history with an exhibit titled Poetic Imagination in Japanese Art, which opened in recent weeks. Curator Maribeth Graybill visits Art Focus and talks to Eric Bartels about the sho... Read more

Artists Lynn Yarne and Roberta May Wong

Airs at: Fri, 11/02/2018 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Pacific Underground
  Interview with Portland artists Lynn Yarne and Roberta May Wong who are both featured in the current exhibit "Descendent Threads" at the Portland Chinatown Museum. Also, a vox pop about mental health with audio collected at this year's EPALF (East Portland Arts and Liter... Read more

APANO's Voter Guide; Affinity groups for city employees

Airs at: Fri, 10/26/2018 at 11:00am - 12:00pm
Produced for Pacific Underground
  Elections are quickly approaching here in Portland so we're talking to Brandon Cruz from APANO (Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon) to talk about their Voter Guide and efforts to increase voter participation. We'll also be talking to Matt Lim who works for the city... Read more

Episode 68. It Takes A Village To Survive In These Streets ft. RaShanuda

Airs at: Wed, 10/24/2018 at 12:00am - Tue, 11/06/2018 at 12:00am
Produced for Village Vibes Podcast
IT HAPPENED Y'ALL! Tune in to hear the realest one alive, RASHAUNDA, on VillageVibesPodcast! We have been begging her to come on forever, so we did NOT take this opportunity for granted! She's on for the whole.damn.show and we're talking the danger of yt voices, how to grow... Read more

No on 26-201 Campaign Accused of Misleading Business Owner

Airs at: Tue, 10/23/2018 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Produced for Evening News
  Today, the political action committee opposing the Portland Clean Energy Initiative was accused of misleading a business owner into signing a statement of opposition to the initiative. KBOO's Sam Bouman has this report, including comment from Khanh Pham of the Asian Pac... Read more

'Trans Dudes with Lady Cancer'; and Alyssa Pariah on Trump's proposed "

Airs at: Tue, 10/23/2018 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Preference
  From the Merc: "Oregon filmmakers Brooks Nelson and Yee Won Chong are trans men and housemates who were both diagnosed with 'lady cancer' around the same time. They decided to see t he strange coincdence as an educational opportunity, and chronicled their treatment in ... Read more