We open the season reflecting on our cycles of creativity in light of the "new normal". Kor Kase of Afro Van Connect shares how he remains present in his creative practice whilst providing safe spaces for Black creatives.
26 November 2021
Finding the Balance
We sit down with our 'Rising Star' guest, Patience James. The accomplished dancer, choreographer, actress and teacher, talks about finding a balance whilst sharing authentic African culture through her work and her popular 'Afro in Heels' class.
31 March 2022
Authentic Expressions of Black Joy
Visual artist and teacher Birungi Kawooya joins Heather and Kamara for a heartfelt conversation about celebrating Black Womxn within the arts and making space for authentic expressions of joy and healing within her practice.
8 September 2021
The Movement of Collective Leadership
This week we speak with the talented Sarudazayi Marufu about what having a 'seat at the table' means, and how trusting the movement of collective leadership fosters meaningful change.
21 January 2022
A Human Approach to International Collaborations
Filmmaker, Producer and Director Sam Tebandeke joins us to discuss the beauty of international collaborations within the African Diaspora. With a human approach we open ourselves to connect with people across the globe.
10 August 2022
The Determined Path to Success
Gloria Ugwarelojo Biachi, a Lagos based Dance Artist, Choreographer, Fitness instructor, Actor and Costume Designer, shares how determination fuels her to achieve her goals and remain on the path to success.
11 November 2021
Happy Anniversary Yams & Yuca!
We celebrate 1 year of Yams & Yuca with a bonus episode! Thanks to all the guests, listeners & supporters from across the globe who have joined us in creating a beautiful tapestry.
3 February 2022
Inherited Stories, Past & Present
This week Caribbean-American author, Charmaine Wilkerson speaks about her debut novel Black Cake, the stories that we inherit from the past & the present, and how they shape our identity.