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The Indian Immigrant Experience with Comedian Meghana Indurti, Ep. 214

Multiracial Family Man

Release Date: 03/31/2019

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Ep. 214: Meghana Indurti immigrated to the United States with her folks when she was just 8 years old.  Listen as she describes her own immigrant experience and how that has evolved and changed in a post -9/11 world and in an environment when immigration is a hot-button issue.  And, listen as she talks about how she weaves her immigration experience into her material onstage.

For more on Meg, check out her website: http://www.megindurti.com/about-1

For more on host, Alex Barnett, please check out his website: www.alexbarnettcomic.com or visit him on Facebook (www.facebook.com/alexbarnettcomic) or on Twitter at @barnettcomic

To subscribe to the Multiracial Family Man, please click here: MULTIRACIAL FAMILY MAN PODCAST

Huge shout out to our "Super-Duper Supporters" Elizabeth A. Atkins and Catherine Atkins Greenspan of Two Sisters Writing and Publishing

Intro and Outro Music is Funkorama by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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