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During the beginning of the year, I went on a road trip to Melbourne – Sydney – Brisbane, my younger sister ask me while we ride on Pacific Highway; “What made you want to become an artist?” I was a little stumped and I went down a little spiral of contemplation. On my last post, […]
There are rare occasions where we, my three siblings and I, are in the same time and place. We decided to spend our time together watching Steve McQueen’s 12 Years A Slave. After 90 minutes, we all came out touched and stained by the harrowing and intense experience. The next day, I met with […]
Twitter interview with John de Jong John de Jong (@johndejong) is a filmmaker and Vietnam War scholar. But what really intrigued me is a statement he once said “I struggled with my identity as Asian Australian. Which is probably the main reason why I have approached John for an interview and it ended up being […]
Ellie, a Korean Asian Adoptee and this is her story The first time I met Ellie Freeman was on Twitter and she was the one who first approached me. Ellie was interested in my project, The Two Chairs. She interviewed me for her own radio show, Where are you from? I have been closely following […]
The curse of the climate change? I like rain but what happens when you deny Climate Change exist? That! The whole weather system is confused. Current Australian government likes to think Climate Change is a faux global issue. Speaking of which, have you met my friend, Climate Council?
Have you ever watched Whiteland? It’s actually called ‘Wonder land’ but I like to point out how very generally plain and white Australian tele are. There’s a lack of cultural diversity found on commercialised Australian television. Shows like Neighbours and Home Away projects a ‘White Australia’ and doesn’t necessarily show who we are today. It’s […]
About two weeks ago I was fortunate to be on a twitter curator for @WeAreAustralia. We had some really hearty chats about ‘casual racism’ and these are the comments/inspirations that came out during the week. Have you had some recent alienating encounters?
Pho is a well known and delicious Vietnamese noodle dish. Pho is similar to the word ‘Faux.’ Which is pronounced FOE. Like hoe, low, dough, grow. Want to learn how to pronounce it properly, listen to this recording Learn more about the history of pho.