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Connecting Cultures Features

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Connecting Cultures Features - 03-02-2023 - Greg Hughson on Celebration of Harmony Dinner( 0:58:15)       
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Greg Hughson, former University of Otago chaplain shares his journey through faith and establishing the Dunedin Abrahamic Interfaith Group and Dunedin Interfaith Council. The Annual UN Interfaith Harmony Week Dunedin Dinner next week welcomes everyone. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 3/02/2023 10:00:00 a.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 27-01-2023 - Deborah Hart on Holocaust Remembrance Day( 0:57:22)       
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Deborah Hart, the chair of the New Zealand Holocaust Centre on United Nations International Holocaust Day. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 27/01/2023 10:00:00 a.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 20-01-2023 - Malcolm Wong on Chinese New Year( 0:57:31)       
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An interview with Malcolm Wong, the Chairman of Dunedin Chinese Garden Trust, on his Chinese heritage in Dunedin, Chinese New Year traditions and the celebration at the Lan Yuan Garden on Saturday 28th January. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 20/01/2023 10:00:00 a.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 13-01-2023 - Connecting Cultures Programmes 2023( 0:56:42)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 13/01/2023 5:49:37 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 06-01-2023 - Indonesian Music Show with Nurul Shamsul( 0:59:16)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 6/01/2023 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 30-12-2022 - K-pop Music Show with Fine Koloamatangi( 0:56:58)       
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A Korean Music Show co-hosted with Fine Koloamatangi (PhD student in K-Pop) where we play our fav songs and some requests. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 30/12/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 23-12-2022 - English Language Partners and Interpreting NZ( 0:57:27)       
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An interview Valeria Paris from English Language Partners and Xuan Luo from Interpreting NZ. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 23/12/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 16-12-2022 - Christmas with Filipinos( 0:55:11)       
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An interview with the Dunedin Philippine Club Inc. officers Lynneth, Armando and Melany on the Filipinos in Dunedin, celebrating Christmas the Filipino way, and Dunedin Pista Ng Nayon, a food and culture festival on 17th December at Edgar Centre from 11 AM to 4 PM. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 14/12/2022 5:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 09-12-2022 - Adhikaar Aotearoa with Kiran Patel( 0:55:28)       
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An interview with Kiran Patel, one of the trustees of Adhikaar Aotearoa on The Adhikaar Report. Adhikaar Aotearoa is a charitable trust with the vision of an Aotearoa where LGBT+ people of colour, particularly South Asians, can be themselves, free of fear and stigma. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 9/12/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 02-12-2022 - Iran Rally( 0:55:16)       
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An interview with one of the organisers of The Silent Massacre - Iran rally on Saturday 19th November 2022 at 12 PM at the Otago University Clocktower. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 2/12/2022 4:26:05 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 25-11-2022 - Hafsa Ahmed - Lady Khadija Trust( 0:56:52)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 25/11/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 14-11-2022 - Ayesha Book Launch( 0:57:25)       
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An interview with Carol Krueger and Skyla Knopp. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 18/11/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 11-11-2022 - Arunditha Emmanuel( 0:56:47)       
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An interview with poet Arunditha Emmanuel about her poetry journey, growing up in Singapore and things she's learnt about life. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 11/11/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 28-10-2022 - Dunedin Multicultural Council's Youth Coordinator - Aidan Hung( 0:48:1)       
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An interview with Aidan Hung on growing up Asian in New Zealand and aspirations for the Dunedin Multicultural Council as the Youth Coordinator. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 28/10/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 21-10-2022 - Alba Suarez( 0:53:51)       
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An interview with Alba Suarez on being a Spanish in Dunedin and challenges of a migrant. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 21/10/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 04-11-2022 - Epiphanies of a Young Mind: Aahana and Anaya Mundamattam( 0:57:18)       
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An interview with poet Aahana Mundamattam (11 years old) and illustrator Anaya Mundamattam (16) about their poetry book 'Epiphanies of a Young Mind'. Aahana and Anaya shares the journey of coming to New Zealand during Covid times and working together on publishing a book as sisters. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 21/10/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 14-10-2022 - Swaroopa Prameela Unni - Ātete - To Resist - Dunedin Arts Festival( 0:55:45)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 14/10/2022 10:00:00 a.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 07-10-2022 - Daljeet Singh on Dunedin Diwali Mela Event( 0:56:3)       
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An interview with Daljeet Singh from Gala Events who is organising the Dunedin Diwali Mela Event this weekend on Punjab culture and history, the Indian community in Dunedin and info on the upcoming event. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 6/10/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 30-09-2022 - Magdeline Huang( 0:58:15)       
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An interview with Magdeline Huang on cultural identity, Software engineering, and post-study work life in Auckland. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 30/09/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 23-09-2022 - Sean Teow OUSA International Representative ( 0:56:40)       
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An interview with Sean Teow about the current situation with international students at Otago, his recent visit back home and exciting things coming up. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 23/09/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 16-09-2022 - Authenticity Aotearoa's Women of Colour Conference( 0:55:28)       
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An interview with organisers of the first Women of Colour Conference in Aotearoa - Ayesha Goel and Farah Mohammed from Authenticity Aotearoa. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 16/09/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 09-09-2022 - Tongan Language Week with Otago Tongan Students Association( 0:51:38)       
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An interview with two members of the Tongan Student's Association - Shakira Fukofuka and Kalisi Makoni regarding Tongan Language Week. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 8/09/2022 10:00:00 a.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 02-09-2022 - Kirsteen McLay on DMEC Chai and Chat and Starfish Collective( 0:56:29)       
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An interview with Kirsteen McLay on DMEC Chai and Chat and Starfish Collective, a charity supporting refugee resettlement. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 1/09/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 26-08-2022 - Vikram Selvaraj on NZISA Road Show( 0:56:17)       
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An interview with the National President of New Zealand International Students Association - Vikram Selvaraj on graduating, events coming up for NZISA, and updating on the NZISA Roadshow. Arina then shares some events coming up in Dunedin - Te Tiriti Based Multicultural Day, OUSA International Expo and Chinese Mid Autumn Festival. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 26/08/2022 12:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 19-08-2022 - Elina Ashimbayeva of Storyo( 0:56:16)       
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An interview with Elina Ashimbayeva, founder of Storyo on her cultural identity as a Kazakh and growing up in Aotearoa. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 19/08/2022 2:26:47 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 12-08-2022 - Geraldi Ryan on Teaching Placements( 0:56:27)       
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Features Geraldi Ryan who returned to Dunedin after a teaching placement in Wellington, updates on the New Zealand International Students Association and Otago International Students Association. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 12/08/2022 10:39:22 a.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 05-08-2022 - Su Dali Than from Dunedin Burmese Community about the 8.8.88 Candlelight Vigil ( 0:10:51)       
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A short interview with Su Dali Than from Dunedin Burmese Community about the 8.8.88 Candlelight Vigil. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 5/08/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 05-08-2022 - Otago University Japanese Student Association about Hiroshima Day Memorial( 0:54:27)       
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An interview with Justine Klassen, Amy Krammer and Haruna Ohhara, representatives of the Otago University Japanese Student Association about Japanese culture, values and traditions, and rememberance of Hiroshima Day and what we can learn from it. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 5/08/2022 11:00:00 a.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 20-07-2022 - Olivia Forman( 0:55:5)       
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An interview with Olivia Forman on her Filipino & Kiwi culture, K-Pop and K-Dramas and her passion for poetry. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 28/07/2022 3:28:24 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 15-07-2022 - Palak on Pansexuality( 0:59:29)       
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An interview with Palak about growing up in India, her journey as a student/worker in New Zealand and navigating her sexuality as a pansexual. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 12/07/2022 4:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 01-07-2022 - Umi Asaka - Ministry of Disabled People Launch( 0:55:48)       
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An interview with disability advocate and researcher Umi Asaka on her Japanese cultural identity, being a disabled person in Aotearoa and the launch of the Ministry of Disabled People. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 1/07/2022 11:00:00 a.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 17-06-2022 - Nurul Shamsul( 0:56:5)       
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An interview with Miss Universe NZ Finalist Nurul Shamsul about connecting to culture and personal growth. This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 16/06/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 10-06-2022 - Fine Lavoni Koloamatangi on her PhD in K-Pop( 0:53:32)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 10/06/2022 5:51:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 03-06-2022 - Vikram Selvaraj the President of NZISA ( 0:55:4)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 3/06/2022 5:44:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 27-05-2022 - Nina Santos on Mind The Gap( 0:52:19)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 27/05/2022 5:35:00 p.m.
Connecting Cultures Features - 20-05-2022 - Richa Berde on Reconnecting with Home( 0:54:38)       
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This show was broadcast on OAR 105.4FM Dunedin - http://oar.org.nz
Published: 18/05/2022 5:07:36 p.m.

Hosted by OAR FM's Community Connector Arina Aizal every Friday noon. Connecting Cultures Features is a show by, for and about the beautiful and diverse multicultural people of Dunedin and New Zealand.


Host: Arina Aizal

Produced By: OAR FM Dunedin

Language: English

Category: Languages and Cultures

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