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Saigoneer Podcast

By Saigoneer

The Saigoneer Podcast allows listeners to take our reporting, insight and banter anywhere through in-depth discussions on Vietnamese society and culture, as well as interviews with special guests.

  1. 1.
    Street Art in Vietnam; Puppetry Artist Linh Valerie Pham11/15/2020
    1:16:15
  2. 2.
    The Central Vietnam Floods; Award-Winning Sustainable Fashion Designer Le Ngoc Ha Thu10/26/2020
    57:05
  3. 3.
    Our Dream Pedestrian Areas; Chilling Stories for Halloween10/18/2020
    51:39
  4. 4.
    That New Yorker Article; Smartphones in Public Schools09/27/2020
    28:30
  5. 5.
    Urbanist Vietnam's Launch; the Áo Dài's Place in Modern Society09/13/2020
    41:24
  6. 6.
    Using Diacritics in English Writing; the Da Nang COVID-19 Outbreak08/16/2020
    41:10
  7. 7.
    Vietnam's Effort to Increase Fertility Rates; Visual Arts Curator Bill Nguyen07/26/2020
    1:04:35
  8. 8.
    Wildlife Consumption in the COVID-19 Era; a Street Food Update07/05/2020
    41:50
  1. 9.
    Life in Hanoi During & After the Pandemic; Modernist Architecture with Mel Schenck Returns06/28/2020
    49:17
  2. 10.
    The Gender & Generational Divides of Saigon's Civic Spaces06/14/2020
    35:25
  3. 11.
    The Evolution of Contemporary Vietnamese Cinema06/01/2020
    47:30
  4. 12.
    The Snack Chat & Saigon Children Executive Director Damien Roberts05/17/2020
    51:45
  5. 13.
    A View of Vietnam from World Cinema05/10/2020
    47:41
  6. 14.
    The End of the National Social Distancing Order04/26/2020
    32:30
  7. 15.
    Review Roulette04/05/2020
    48:01
  8. 16.
    COVID-19 Dispatches from Saigon03/29/2020
    42:05
  9. 17.
    Covid-19 Update, Quarantine What If? & Wildlife Conservationist Trang Nguyen03/15/2020
    58:43
  10. 18.
    Vietnam's Unheralded Women & the Creators of Melon Bê Đê03/08/2020
    1:19:00
  11. 19.
    Nhậu's Social Norms & the Impact of Ongoing School Closures02/23/2020
    35:30
  12. 20.
    After the Success of 'Parasite,' a Look at Asian & Vietnamese Cinema02/16/2020
    41:51
  13. 21.
    The Coronavirus Outbreak and the New Drunk Driving Laws02/09/2020
    28:47
  14. 22.
    Tet Food Improvements and Writer Nguyen Phan Que Mai01/19/2020
    1:24:00
  15. 23.
    Vietnam's Decade in Review01/12/2020
    55:43
  16. 24.
    Some of our Favorite 2019 Segments12/29/2019
    1:53:56
  17. 25.
    Korea's Presence in Saigon; the Darker Side of K-Pop12/22/2019
    54:10
  18. 26.
    A SEA Games Deep Dive; Restaurateurs Phuong Ngo & Jerome Buzenet12/15/2019
    48:55
  19. 27.
    The Air Pollution Problem; the Bubble Tea Bubble Bursts12/01/2019
    38:44
  20. 28.
    Alternative Medicine in the Modern World; Can Netflix Dethrone YouTube?11/24/2019
    44:20
  21. 29.
    Our Nguyen Hue Upgrades, We're Loud Fest Organizer Peter Menchetti11/17/2019
    40:07
  22. 30.
    Traditional Vietnamese Culture's Role in Pop Culture; Dessert Fight11/10/2019
    37:48
  23. 31.
    The Lure of the 'Promised Land' and the Collapse of Mon Hue11/03/2019
    37:10
  24. 32.
    Instagram's Impact on Tourism; the Power of 'Made in Vietnam'10/13/2019
    43:19
  25. 33.
    Victim-Blaming in 2019; the Rising Indie Music Scene10/06/2019
    40:03
  26. 34.
    Convenience Stores Take Over Saigon; Social Media Literacy09/22/2019
    36:09
  27. 35.
    Mid-Autumn Mooncakes & 'Rubber and the Making of Vietnam' Author Michitake Aso09/15/2019
    1:19:10
  28. 36.
    'The Tale of Kieu', New Social Networks & Music Writer Thuc Dang08/25/2019
    1:00:32
  29. 37.
    Historical 'What Ifs?' and a Street Food Update08/18/2019
    36:32
  30. 38.
    The Evolution of Pets in Vietnam; the Significance of 'Ghost Month'08/11/2019
    45:10
  31. 39.
    Deciding Where to Study Abroad; a Ride-Hailing App Update07/28/2019
    40:14
  32. 40.
    The Food Authenticity Debate07/21/2019
    33:49
  33. 41.
    Nhậu Roundtable Special & Laiday Refill Station Co-Founder Quyen Nguyen07/14/2019
    59:20
  34. 42.
    Domestic Tourism's Rise & the Son Tung-Snoop Dogg Music Video07/09/2019
    41:25
  35. 43.
    Preserving Architectural Heritage & the One Thing We Would Change About Saigon06/23/2019
    36:07
  36. 44.
    The War on Plastic & Our Vietnam Superpowers06/16/2019
    45:05
  37. 45.
    'The Third Wife' Controversy & Vietnam's Protein Consumption06/02/2019
    36:45
  38. 46.
    The Laughing Gas Debate & Our Favorite Sauces05/26/2019
    43:18
  39. 47.
    Vietnam's Reading Culture & Another Viewpoint on Folk Wisdom05/13/2019
    46:20
  40. 48.
    Overseas Vietnamese Laborers & What if a Zombie Apocalypse Hit Saigon?05/01/2019
    38:53
  41. 49.
    A Reckoning on Child Harassment; That Burger King Ad; & 'Startup Vietnam' Author Andrew Rowan04/21/2019
    59:33
  42. 50.
    Listener Mailbag03/31/2019
    45:22
  43. 51.
    Our Favorite Vietnamese Poems; Perceptions of Foreign Cuisine03/24/2019
    54:18
  44. 52.
    The National Senses of Vietnam, Local Street Cred03/17/2019
    41:29
  45. 53.
    Vietnamese in Reality TV Shows & the Domestic Tourism Boom03/10/2019
    38:25
  46. 54.
    Vietnam's Many Lunar Calendar Festivals; Familial Pressure During Holidays02/24/2019
    41:55
  47. 55.
    Redesigning Saigon's Parks; Recreation in the City02/17/2019
    39:15
  48. 56.
    [Recast] Fruit Fight, Urbanist Hanoi Launch and Saigon Duo02/10/2019
    51:44
  49. 57.
    [Recast] Writing in a Second Language, Saigon's Japan Town and Artist Jacqueline Hoang Nguyen02/03/2019
    42:05
  50. 58.
    A Tết-Themed Nhậu Roundtable Special01/27/2019
    32:55
  51. 59.
    Superstitions, Real or Fake?; and 'The Future is Asian' Author Parag Khanna01/20/2019
    55:02
  52. 60.
    Food Delivery Apps and Where We Think Trump & Kim Should Meet01/13/2019
    36:47
  53. 61.
    [Recast] Nhậu Culture, Street Food Update and a Chat with Radio 18+ Host Sam Hang Tran01/06/2019
    54:56
  54. 62.
    [Recast] Fakes in Vietnam, Kick-ass Millenials and a Deep Dive on Thu Thiem12/30/2018
    56:48
  55. 63.
    [Recast] The Nhậu Roundtable Special12/23/2018
    40:49
  56. 64.
    Year in Review and a Look Ahead to 201912/16/2018
    41:25
  57. 65.
    English as a National Language, Vietnam Cliches in Foreign Media & Food Writer Soleil Ho12/09/2018
    59:03
  58. 66.
    The Retro/Vintage Aesthetic Trend and a Street Food Update12/02/2018
    35:10
  59. 67.
    [Recast] Contemporary Vietnamese Literature and the LGBTQ Community in Vietnam11/25/2018
    58:20
  60. 68.
    Vietnam's Beauty Pageant Obsession; Bad Behavior by Vietnamese Abroad11/18/2018
    36:45
  61. 69.
    VinFast's New Electric Motorbike; Adapting Foreign Dishes to Local Tastes11/11/2018
    27:13
  62. 70.
    Our Take On 'The Bachelor Vietnam'; Western Holidays in Vietnam; Combatting Human Trafficking11/04/2018
    50:47
  63. 71.
    Drunk Driving and Finding Phong's Depiction of Transgender Vietnamese10/28/2018
    36:22
  64. 72.
    Co-working Spaces and Vietnam's Four Mythological Creatures10/21/2018
    30:30
  65. 73.
    Nhậu Culture, Street Food Update and a Chat with Radio 18+ Host Sam Hang Tran09/30/2018
    54:56
  66. 74.
    Saigon Traffic Plans, Mid-Autumn Festival and Saigonita Founder Tam Le09/16/2018
    44:26
  67. 75.
    Fast Fashion, Bubble Tea Madness Returns and Urban Tales Cholon09/09/2018
    41:00
  68. 76.
    The Asian Olympics, Saigon's Disappointing Museum Scene & Travelfish Co-founder Stuart McDonald09/03/2018
    49:32
  69. 77.
    Gender Roles in Vietnam, Public Indecency and Human Geographer Michael Waibel08/26/2018
    50:25
  70. 78.
    Seafood Fight, Traditional Medicine and L'Arrange Rhum08/12/2018
    46:17
  71. 79.
    Exercise in Vietnam, Street Cred and Hanoi Zine Library08/05/2018
    53:33
  72. 80.
    Decadent Vietnamese Dishes and Marriage in Modern Vietnam07/29/2018
    37:57
  73. 81.
    Reflections from Hanoi, World Cup Madness and Cave Expert Howard Limbert07/22/2018
    45:45
  74. 82.
    The Nhậu Roundtable Special07/15/2018
    40:49
  75. 83.
    Transportation in Saigon, Women in Tech and a Singaporean Foodie07/08/2018
    38:52
  76. 84.
    Forgotten Traditions, Making Vietnamese Food Even Healthier and Renaissance Woman Mai Nguyen07/01/2018
    42:57
  77. 85.
    Queer Representation in Vietnamese Pop Culture, Street Food Update and Marou Chocolate06/24/2018
    44:40
  78. 86.
    Writing in a Second Language, Saigon's Japan Town and Artist Jacqueline Hoang Nguyen06/10/2018
    42:05
  79. 87.
    Fake News Euphemisms, Vegetable Fight and Stand-up Comedian Vu Minh Tu06/03/2018
    37:54
  80. 88.
    Vietnamese Folk Tales and Artist Quynh Lam05/27/2018
    39:39
  81. 89.
    Fakes in Vietnam, Kick-ass Millenials and a Deep Dive on Thu Thiem05/20/2018
    56:48
  82. 90.
    An Argument for Vietnamese Movies; Unique Digital Sub-cultures; and One Journalist's View of Vietnam05/13/2018
    49:13
  83. 91.
    Street Food Roundup, #MeToo in Vietnam and Dr. Phuong Mai Nguyen05/06/2018
    38:49
  84. 92.
    Unique Hobbies, Mental Health and Nomadic Notes04/22/2018
    37:57
  85. 93.
    Fruit Fight, Urbanist Hanoi Launch and Saigon Duo04/15/2018
    51:44
  86. 94.
    Ghost Stories, Vietnam's Super-Rich and Cambodian Rock & Roll04/08/2018
    55:15
  87. 95.
    Deadly Fires, Grab Beats Uber and Building 'Green' in Vietnam03/30/2018
    39:33
  88. 96.
    Vietnamese Cuisine Abroad, Food Writer Andrea Nguyen and Saving Ancient Art Forms03/23/2018
    49:14
  89. 97.
    Spotify Arrives and the Ties that Bind Vietnam & Japan03/16/2018
    42:14
  90. 98.
    Contemporary Vietnamese Literature and the LGBTQ Community in Vietnam03/09/2018
    58:20
  91. 99.
    U-23 Football Pride, Bubble Tea Madness and the Saigon Heat02/09/2018
    36:07
  92. 100.
    Grab & Uber, Indie Music and Modernist Architecture02/02/2018
    41:28
  93. 101.
    2017 Recap, a Record Tourism Year and Coffee01/26/2018
    35:30
  94. 102.
    Street Food, Star Wars and Sidewalks01/18/2018
    34:14
  95. 103.
    Saigoneer Podcast Preview Episode12/19/2017
    5:05

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