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Token Talk on XSN

Token Talk on XSN

We are excited to announce that Racebending.com has a new live talk show called Token Talk! Hosted by Racebending.com’s Dariane Nabor, Token Talk is a way to continue the discussion we have at comic convention panels around the nation about underrepresented communities in pop culture. The show itself is broadcasted from Meltdown Comics in Hollywood, CA and produced by XSN, an online shoppin...
Token Talk Episode 003: AAPI Heritage Month

Token Talk Episode 003: AAPI Heritage Month

Token Talk Episode 3: Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 9pm For a special AAPI Heritage Month episode, Token Talk producers Dariane Nabor, Catherine Manabat and Melodie Miu give their recommendations for movies and books.
Token Talk Episode 002: Marcel Ramos, Will Choi, Keiko Agena

Token Talk Episode 002: Marcel Ramos, Will Choi, Keiko Agena

Token Talk Episode 2: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 9pm Artist Marcel Ramos, discusses his work and featured prints on the second episode of Token Talk on XSN. Will Choi and Keiko Agena talk about their upcoming improv comedy show Scarlett Johansson presents: AAPI Heritage Month at the UCB Sunset theater, as well as their “Drunk Monk Podcast.” Featured products can be found at ShopXSN.com. ...
Token Talk Episode 001: Maggie Chiang and Yumi Sakugawa

Token Talk Episode 001: Maggie Chiang and Yumi Sakugawa

Token Talk Episode 1: Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 9pm Artists and illustrators Maggie Chiang and Yumi Sakugawa join host Dariane Nabor for the first episode of Token Talk on XSN, to talk about their work and inspirations. Featured products can be found at ShopXSN.com. ...
WonderCon 2016 Panel: The Asian American Superhero

WonderCon 2016 Panel: The Asian American Superhero

Racebending.com returned to WonderCon this year with a panel featuring Asian American creators, artists, performers, and influencers. Here are the highlights! THE OFFICIAL DESCRIPTION: THE ASIAN AMERICAN SUPERHERO Join Jim Lee (DC Entertainment), writer/producer Maurissa Tancharoen (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.), actor Yoshi Sudarso (Power Rangers Dino Charge), and graphic novelists Sarah Kuhn (Heroin...
Shattering Convention in Comic Book Storytelling SDCC’13 video and transcript!

Shattering Convention in Comic Book Storytelling SDCC’13 video and transcript!

Racebending.com held our third annual San Diego ComicCon International Panel on Sunday July 21st in Room 23ABC: Shattering Convention in Comic Book Storytelling. Moderated by Racebending.com’s Michael Le, a panel of comic book authors discussed their experiences writing diverse and innovative work for big franchises, indie, small press, and web comics. Brandon Thomas (Miranda Mercury), Gen...
Watch Racebending’s ComicCon 2012 Panel!

Watch Racebending’s ComicCon 2012 Panel!

At ComicCon 2012, Racebending.com hosted our second annual panel, titled Creating Spaces for Diverse Characters and Representations. Check out the complete video of the panel on our YouTube channel, or click on the embedded video below: Racebending’s panel was also covered by Entertainment Weekly, Bleeding Cool Comics, Tor.com, ToonZone, Mission Valley News, and PopMatters. “Racebe...
Racebending.com at the CAPE Soiree

Racebending.com at the CAPE Soiree

Last week, Racebending.com was invited to attend the CAPE 2010 Holiday Soirée. The Coalition for Asian Pacifics in Entertainment was founded in 1991 and is the largest Asian American professional entertainment industry organization in Hollywood. CAPE is dedicated to advancing diversity and cross-cultural awareness by educating and promoting Asian Pacific Americans for key artistic and leadership...
Video Series: The Last Airbender Film: Why Are People Upset About Airbender?

Video Series: The Last Airbender Film: Why Are People Upset About Airbender?

A new video series on how to talk about Racebending. Having trouble explaining to people why you feel so passionately about The Last Airbender film? Frustrated by the people you meet who mean well but don’t understand? Watch this series – it’s less than five minutes altogether. We hope it helps! (Now with subtitle/transcripts provided by Racebending.com volunteer Maddy!) Introdu...
Video: The Last Airbender Film Controversy in 60 seconds

Video: The Last Airbender Film Controversy in 60 seconds

Includes quotes from series co-creator Bryan Konietzko and actor Jackson Rathbone! Can’t get enough? Check out our five-minute video series that summarizes the Racebending.com stance in greater detail. If you want to learn even more, be sure to check out: Racebending in Five Minutes, a video series that reviews the Racebending.com stance. The Last Airbender Primer, an in-depth look at the...
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