Pasifika Summer of Culture, Art and Film

  • May 16, 2024
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RadioACTive the Talanoa Way, with Stephanie Mahina. Tune in as she talks story and dives deep into Utah's Pasifika community. We welcome back Kalani Tonga sharing about recent gallery showing at Mestizos Coffee House. Kamaile Tripp-Harris checks in with documentaries screening at the Masima Pacific Islands Film Tour. Maddie Scott shares about the Multicultural Ethnic Dance Festival.

Malo 'Aupito for tuning into tonight's RadioACTive, the Talanoa Way with Radioactive Community Host, Valene MC as we feature the following people, organizations and/or events. Check them out and get plugged into your community!

Rallies + Resources:

Maddie Scott, Board Member of the Emerald Hills Institute and sharing about the 21st Multicultural Ethnic Dance Festival! 

Kamaile Tripp - Harris  sharing about the Māsima: Pacific Islands Film Tour in partnership with Salt Lake Film Society, Utah Pacific Islands Knowledge 2 Action Resource and Utah Pacific Islands Film Series

  • EVENT:  May 17 - 23, 2024 Check out the Māsima: Pacific Islands Film Tour "with an exciting lineup that highlights acclaimed filmmakers and emerging voices from the Pacific Islander community."
Kalani Tonga, Kalani Tonga Designs shares about traditional Pasifika cultural motifs and design meanings.

  • EVENT: Through May 28 visit the Kalani Tonga Art Exhibit at Mestizo's Coffee House at 631 West North Temple Suite 700, SLC

  • CLASSES: Cultural Motifs workshop every Wednesday evening, learn more HERE

Rallies & Resources Continued...

  • Friday, 5/17-19- Living Traditions- Washington and Library Square KRCL will have a table there, please stop on by and say hi!!!

  • 5/17-23- 4th Masima Pacific Islands Film Tour with Salt Lake Film Society Kamaile will be sharing more later in the show

  • 5/25- API Heritage Month 5K Walk/Run - Jordan River Nature Ctr 8-11am

  • Saturday 6/1 - 47th Utah Asian Festival - Utah State Fairgrounds

  • Saturday 6/15 Filipino Festival of Utah at the International Peace Gardens in celebration with 126th Philippines Independence Day

Guests' views, thoughts, or opinions are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff, or members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, KRCL 90.9fm. Questions, comments, or suggestions for the show? Email Tonight's RadioACTive team included:
Executive Producer: Lara Jones
Producer/Host: Valene MC
Booker: Stephanie Mahina