Season 2

June 8, 2020

Season 2 "1975" Finale

Welcome to the Season 2 Recap of The Banh Mi Chronicles Podcast! ----------------------------------------------------------------…

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May 31, 2020

Where Do We Go From Here? w/ Viet Thanh Nguyen

(S2, EP 14) For this Season 2 finale centering on the theme, "1975", NY Times best seller and Pulitzer Prize winner Viet Thanh N…

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May 24, 2020

Building My New Normal Pt 2 w/ Sina Sam

(S2, EP 13.2) For this week’s part 2 episode, I interviewed guest Sina Sam, a longtime Cambodian-American community leader from W…

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May 17, 2020

Building My New Normal Pt. 1 w/ Sina Sam

(S2 EP 13.1) Sina Sam, a 1.5 generation Khmer-American chatted with the podcast for our two-part interview. She became the first…

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May 10, 2020

I Am A Refugenius w/ Saymoukda Vongsay

(S2, EP 12) For this week's episode of The Banh Mi Chronicles Podcast centering on the theme "1975", Lao American writer and play…

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May 3, 2020

No Longer Strangers to Each Other w / Sambath Meas

(S2, Ep 11) For this week's episode of the podcast, Cambodian-American author Sambath Meas joins in as my guest. She's 1.5 gene…

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April 26, 2020

Processing the "In-Between": My Hmong-American Journey w/ Kevin Yang

(S2, EP 10) In continuing the 2nd season “1975" theme, I interviewed Kevin Yang, a 2nd generation Hmong American from the Twin C…

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April 18, 2020

Music to Keep Me Going w/ Punisa Pov

(S2, Ep 9) In this week's episode, Cambodian Artist and Musician, Punisa Pov joins me as my guest for the podcast. Punisa was bor…

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April 11, 2020

Discovering My Voice and Its Impact w/ Khemarey Khoeun

(S2 Ep 8) In continuing the theme, “1975” for this 2nd season, Khemarey Khoeun joins me as my guest for this week's episode. Khe…

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April 4, 2020

I Took A DNA Test And It Turns Out... w/ Tony Ho Tran

(S2, EP 7) For this week's episode for the podcast's Season 2 theme, "1975", Tony Ho Tran, 2nd generation mixed Viet American wri…

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March 28, 2020

Cambodian Roots of the American Deep South w / Simone Cottrell

(S2, EP 6) Simone Cottrell, an independent multi disciplinarian theatre maker, shares her experience growing up as a mixed Khmer …

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March 21, 2020

Scars and Stripes w/ Silong Chhun

(S2, EP 5) It has been an emotionally difficult ordeal for all of us as we are grappling with the severity of the coronavirus pan…

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March 15, 2020

Sioux Falls to Denver: Rolling Up My Sleeve w/ Tung Nguyen

(S2, EP 4) Tung Nguyen joined me as a guest for this episode. Tung and I connected on Instagram when we discovered each other's …

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March 7, 2020

Understanding My Journey and Fight w/ Vân Huynh

(S2, EP 3) I chatted with Vân Huynh , a queer Viet-American immigration attorney who splits her time between Atlanta and Chicago.…

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March 1, 2020

Laughter Is Our Survival w/ Hella Chluy

(S2, EP 2) Meet Phanit Duong aka Hella Chluy for this week's episode. In his first-ever interview, Phanit chatted about his earl…

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Feb. 23, 2020

Writing the Vietnamese-American Journey w/ Thanhha Lai

(S2, EP 1) For the 1st episode for Season 2's "1975" theme, Viet-American bestselling author Thanhha Lai joined me as a guest for…

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Feb. 16, 2020

"1975" - 2nd Season Preview Trailer

Welcome back everyone! To kick things off in the 2020 year, I decided to devote this second season revolving around the theme, "1…

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