Paradoxia: the podcast is about the paradoxes we hold as people—the gray areas, the cognitive dissonance. What does it mean to be a feminist and watch The Bachelor? To be politically-engaged and take time away from the news? Each episode I interview someone about the paradoxes they hold and how they reconcile. ‘Cause “we contain multitudes,” right?

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Season 1 Episodes

Episode 10. Political Action & Personal Rest: Holding Paradoxes this Political Season with Morgan Overton Paradoxia: the podcast

In this episode, Rachel talks with Morgan Overton, a Pittsburgh-native, artist, organizer, and Policy Associate for the Women's Health Activist Movement Global. Morgan shares about her work in politics and community organizing. They discuss the upcoming presidential election and how we can both support politicians with policy ideas we believe in and hold them accountable. Morgan reflects on how her artwork has been at the intersection of political engagement and her own wellbeing particularly in her portrait of Antwon Rose II. Morgan shares her advice for using your talents to advance change while also taking the time you need to care for yourself. Host: Rachel Vinciguerra Guest: Morgan Overton Show Notes Mo in the Studio (Etsy): https://www.etsy.com/shop/MoInTheStudio @mointhestudio (Instagram) Antwon Rose II Portrait by Morgan: https://www.instagram.com/p/BvcST_HgVj8/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link Young Democrats of Allegheny County: https://m.facebook.com/YDofAlleghenyCo/ Pittsburgh's Gender Equity Commission: https://pittsburghpa.gov/gec/ 1Hood Media: https://www.1hood.org Get Connected Email me, Rachel, with thoughts and ideas for future episodes: paradoxiathepodcast@gmail.com and follow @paradoxiapodcast and @rachelvinciguerra on Instagram — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/rachel-vinciguerra/support
  1. Episode 10. Political Action & Personal Rest: Holding Paradoxes this Political Season with Morgan Overton
  2. Episode 9. Avoiding the Single Perspective: Openness to Nuance While Abroad with Kelsey Ullom
  3. Episode 8. Homophobia & Racism: Intersectional Experiences of Gay Male Sexual Assault Survivors of Color with Dr. Daniel Jacobson López
  4. Episode 7. Representation & Pushback: Trans Representation and the film "Disclosure" with Jam Hammond
  5. Episode 6. Hope & Truth: Emergency Medical Care During COVID-19 with Megan Cook

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