In episode two of The SituAsian Room, Emilie and Zach “Dish It Out” with some new Asian cuisines and welcome their first guest, Julia Lopez, into the SituAsian Room to discuss the Model Minority Myth. Tune in as they discuss the origins of the Model Minority Myth, how it impacts the Asian American Pacific Islander community in our society today, and share their own experiences with the Model Minority Myth.
Key Topics of the Episode:
- Dish It Out – Food Segment!
- Introduction – Model Minority Myth with Julia Lopez
- Model Minority Myth in History
- Identity Crisis & Self-Internalization with the Model Minority Myth
- Mental Health in the AAPI Community
Two young Asian Americans, Emilie and Zach, explore the issues inside the Asian American Pacific Islander community to bring awareness and education of AAPI topics and culture.