Conversations about the world through A hyphenated lens with Dana Tai Soon Burgess.
On The Slant Podcast, prolific Asian American artists, writers, and thinkers explore questions about race, identity, and creating in America.
The HOst: Dana TAI SOON BURGESS
For nearly three decades, Korean-American choreographer Dana Tai Soon Burgess' work has explored the hyphenated experience and the universal desire to belong. Known internationally as "the Diplomat of Dance", he and his critically acclaimed dance company have toured to over thirty nations with the message of cultural confluence through performance. He's the Smithsonian Institution's first-ever resident choreographer, based at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, DC. He's a featured speaker and dedicated advocate for Asian American causes. Dana is dedicated to conversations that lead to real change.