#392 My Name Is


Chinyere by Claudia Chinyere Akole

For the beginning half of her life, Claudia’s Nigerian name made her feel other. It was something she wanted separation from. Now she’s trying to reclaim that part of her identity.

Written and told by Claudia Chinyere Akole

Producer: Ryan Pemberton

Music: Blue Dot Sessions

The Double Double by Danni Stewart

If you found out there was someone working in the same field as you, with the exact same name, would it make you feel less special? That’s the question Danni posed to Allison Chan and Allison Chan.

Producer: Danni Stewart

Supervising Producer: Sarah Mashman

Music: ‘Fixture Picture’ by Aldous Harding, ‘Space Song’ by Beach House

All The Best credits:

Executive Producer: Ryan Pemberton

Victorian State Coordinator: Jordan Fennell

Episode Mix and Compile: Elina Godwin

Host: Maddy Macquine

Community Coordinators: Chloe Gillespie and Danni Stewart

SYN Community Coordinator: Erin Dick

Social Media Producer: Matilda Fay

Image: Jon Tyson on Unsplash