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An independent narrative podcast about life in the Filipino diaspora. Hosted and produced by Paola Mardo.
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Long Distance is a proud member of the Google Podcasts creator program with PRX. It has been featured on Spotify, Apple Podcasts’ New & Noteworthy, Rappler, Inquirer, Fast Company, and Bello Collective’s 100 Outstanding Podcasts of 2018. Learn more about the show here.
Episode #5 Long Distance Love Story
Ex-high school sweethearts turned overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) reconnect almost forty years later.
Episode #4 1.5
What happens when you’re caught between two worlds -- your homeland and your new home country? A 1.5 generation story set in Cerritos, California.
A Very Special Announcement
Long Distance host, producer, and creator Paola Mardo has some big news about the show. And then some.
Episode #3 Hella Filipino
Stories about art, commerce and being unapologetically Filipino American. Featuring Ruby Ibarra, Genever, and H.P. Mendoza.
Episode #2 Little Manila (Part Two)
Two friends, three buildings, and the future of Stockton's Little Manila. Plus: What happened to the manongs?
Episode #1 Little Manila (Part One)
A visit to Stockton, California reveals the deep, dark history of Filipinos in America. Plus, host/producer Paola Mardo tells her long distance story.
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Meet Long Distance, an independent narrative podcast about life in the Filipino diaspora. Hosted and produced by Paola Mardo.