Our session with the guys closes talking about the non-Chinese in Crazy Rich Asians before touching on the complexity of stereotypes in media and why a person should not think a certain type of name should match a certain type of face. All parts to the Crazy Rich Asians podcast are here.
Footnotes & Followups
MAMM – Mighty Asian Movie Making Marathon
VAFF – Vancouver Asian Film Festival
VIFF – Vancouver International Film Festival
Youth Collaborative for Chinatown – Hot & Noisy Mahjong Social
Music courtesy of PODSUMMIT. Thank you for your existence!
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