The Bánh Mì Chronicles

The Bánh Mì Chronicles

The word “ Bánh Mì “ means “bread” in Vietnamese. Bánh Mì sandwiches are a long-time Vietnamese staple that’s been influenced since the French colonization. It was the first Vietnamese food I grew to like as a Southeast Asian kid growing up in a White middle class neighborhood outside of Chicago.

Through "The Bánh Mì Chronicles," I am looking to "break bánh mì" with AAPI folks in Chicago and beyond, to understand the work they are doing for themselves, their community, and their family. This journey will ensure that our interactions with each other become a part of our history. Support this podcast: <a href="https://anchor.fm/banhmichronicles/support" rel="payment">https://anchor.fm/banhmichronicles/support</a>

Recent Episodes

July 30, 2022

Season 7 Closing Remarks

Season 7's "reClaim" is over and I'm here to share my closing remarks about the season. Many thanks to the following guests of S…

Episode page
July 24, 2022

Uniquely American w/ Nidhi Shastri

As Season 7 is about to soon wrap up, Nidhi Shastri rounds up this Season 7 guest lineup. Nidhi is the founder and producer of h…

Episode page
July 10, 2022

Making People Matter: A Talk on Black and Asian Solidarity

(S7, EP 6): For this episode, I invited both Consuela Hendricks and Angela Lin, co-presidents of People Matter, a community-based…

Episode page
June 26, 2022

Creating My Abundance w/ Marpheen Chann

TW: Discussions of intergenerational & adoptee trauma (S7, EP 5) Marpheen Chann joined me for this week's episode. He's a queer K…

Episode page
June 12, 2022

Replenishing Ourselves w/ Soultree

(S7, EP 4) Soultree Camba (they/them), Filipinx Marshallese American artist, creator, and longtime friend joined me for this week…

Episode page
May 29, 2022

Making Way for the Khmer Renaissance w/ Sotheara Lim

(S7, EP 3) Sotheara Lim, founder of Khmer Renaissance which is a community-driven Instagram platform that celebrates the Khmer id…

Episode page

Recent Blog Posts

Sponsors

NguyenCoffeeSupply, America’s first specialty Vietnamese coffee company and proud champion of the resilient robusta bean. Follow them on IG @Nguyen…

Nguyen Coffee Supply Sponsors The Banh Mi Chronicles

Nguyen Coffee Supply will sponsor the 7th season theme, "reClaim" of The Banh Mi Chronicles Podcast

Asian Podcast

Greetings everyone,   As April is underway, there are several things happening this month that I'm excited to share with you.  Here are a few…