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Faustina Agolley

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10: Faustina Agolley, TV host, actor, DJ, producer and writer

Brown Riot

TV host, actor, DJ, producer and writer Faustina Agolley talks about growing up African-Chinese in Australia, the Black Lives Matter movement, racism and the media. She explains why she's serious pissed off about the Instagram black squares campaign and discusses how we can move forward as individuals and as a nation.

1hr 4mins

1 Jul 2020

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S1E11: Big Sister Hotline: Ep 11 Feat. FAUSTINA AGOLLEY

Clementine Ford's Big Sister Hotline

In this very special episode of the Big Sister Hotline, Clementine is joined by the TV host, DJ, actor, writer and all round excellent human, FAUSTINA AGOLLEY. What does it look like to form a connection with a parent years after they've passed away? How can the experience of coming out be a cause for celebration? What does loving someone in 'the right way' look like, and is it reason enough to stay in a relationship? And why must white people be more proactive in undoing the damage and structural existence of white supremacy? This is a wide ranging conversation that is both challenging and vital for those of us committed to the feminist project. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/clementineford-bigsisterhotline. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/clementineford-bigsisterhotline. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr 7mins

1 May 2020

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Episode 13: Faustina Agolley and Growing up Loved

Brown Girl in the Ring Podcast

This week we speak with Faustina Agolley about experiences of growing up in Australia. In the newly released anthology of short stories ‘Growing up African in Australia’ Faustina Agolley writes about exploring her cultural identity alongside the story of her father Samuel Agolley. We are introduced to her father through his tragic passing and it is with Faustina’s curiosity; the love her parents shared, and the connection to her Ghanaian family that she is guided in her understanding of what it means to be growing up African in Australia. Follow us at @browngirlpod or browngirlpod.com for more on Faustina's episode.

1hr 28mins

7 Apr 2019

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Faustina Agolley: finding your identity

Good Chat

How do you find your identity? Faustina Agolley is a TV host, actor and DJ who has even worked for Oprah. But that’s only half her story. GOOD CHAT SHOW NOTES: https://matttinney.com JOIN THE GOOD CHATTERS FACEBOOK GROUP: https://facebook.com/groups/goodchatpodcast

29mins

28 Jan 2019

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Ep.6 - Faustina Agolley Where're you from?

Hey Aunty!

In part 2 of ‘Hey Aunty! Where’re you from?’ we welcome incredible guest Faustina Agolley. Faustina is a much loved TV Host, Actor, Writer and DJ. She embodies excellence, vulnerability and pride in all of her identities, in a way that’s so warm and accessible that you can forget how subversive and political it is. Faustina and Shantel share a wonderful chat about identity, belonging and the experiences that shape who we know ourselves to be. Those conversations that you mull over for weeks? This is one of those, check it out...Photo by Marija Ivkovic

1hr 9mins

26 Sep 2018

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Creative Conversations with David Fuller - Ep 2 - Faustina Agolley

Creative Conversations

Join me for a chat with Faustina Agolley as we talk about how she lives a creative life. There’s some bubbles, and the mandatory coffee!

40mins

12 Jun 2018

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Episode 14: Faustina Agolley

Kids Love Balloons

Faustina Agolley’s Twitter bio describes her as Magnet of Awesome. I love that so much! It must work, at least on some level, exhibit A being that Oprah Winfrey chose her to DJ prior to her “An Evening With Oprah” tour shows. She is positive, creative, confident and comfortable being herself; all traits you know Oprah would certainly be attracted by!My first memories of “Fuzzy” are of watching her host Video Hits. You may have also seen her on Cybershack, Channel [V], The Voice and so much more… She now splits her time between Australia, Los Angeles and London, basically living the dream!This joyful and meaningful chat covers a range of topics from underwater sea creatures and a blue guitar named Bruce, to the power of meditation and the challenges of sexuality. It’s been just over a year since Faustina came out as a gay woman and her reflections on this are wonderful. In conclusion, we attempt to answer the age-old question, “Can you have your cake and eat it, too?” and I’m still unsure if we solved it!My favourite line from this is “You’ve just got to remember the stuff that made your heart full when you were a kid”. Amen!Follow her Blog of Enthusiasm social media accounts @faustinathefuzz and share the “disco jellyfish rainbow love”.The Ever-growing Playlist of Joy below now has 42 songs!

36mins

17 Apr 2016