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The hosts of The Asheville View interview Asheville City Council candidates behind the scenes at the Mountain Xpress Candidate Forum.

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Queer Arts in Asheville: A Minority Perspective

Queer Arts in Asheville: A Minority Perspective

Asheville is known, among other things, for having a thriving queer arts community. But what do we know about this community? What sets it apart? How welcoming and inclusive is it for people of color? And, finally, how is the community holding up against COVID, the...

What is empty nesting?

What is empty nesting?

Myriam interviews Sarah Metzger of Vista Coaching "In my personal life I was happily married, raising two amazing girls who were quickly getting ready to leave home and move on to college. I started to panic because I knew this would be a challenging and scary...

DRAG Community: Natasha Noir Nightly

DRAG Community: Natasha Noir Nightly

Nastasha Noir Nightly (Lane Wagner by day) is an activist drag queen, known for her signature beard and her passion for community service. They were the first DRAG performer to win the annual Blue Ridge Pride pageant under its new Mx format. Natasha describes the...

Affordable Housing w/ Anna Zuevskaya

Affordable Housing w/ Anna Zuevskaya

Tina Madison White interviews Anna Zuevskaya (Asheville-Buncombe County Land Trust) Affordable housing is a major issue in Asheville. One of the newest organizations seeking to address affordable housing is the Asheville-Buncombe Community Land Trust (ABCLT). We spoke...

Rich Lee interview

Rich Lee interview

Aisha speaks with Asheville City Council Candidate Rich Lee. Website: https://www.richleeforasheville.com/  “I moved to WNC as a teenager in 1997. It’s been my home ever since. I served in the Peace Corps in rural farming communities in Jordan. I met my wife in...

Queer Arts in Asheville: A Minority Perspective

Asheville is known, among other things, for having a thriving queer arts community. But what do we know about this community? What sets it apart? How welcoming and inclusive is it for people of color? And, finally, how is the community holding up against COVID, the...

What is empty nesting?

Myriam interviews Sarah Metzger of Vista Coaching "In my personal life I was happily married, raising two amazing girls who were quickly getting ready to leave home and move on to college. I started to panic because I knew this would be a challenging and scary...

DRAG Community: Natasha Noir Nightly

Nastasha Noir Nightly (Lane Wagner by day) is an activist drag queen, known for her signature beard and her passion for community service. They were the first DRAG performer to win the annual Blue Ridge Pride pageant under its new Mx format. Natasha describes the...

Sage Turner is running for City Council

Aisha Adams interviews city council candidate, Sage Turner

Affordable Housing w/ Anna Zuevskaya

Tina Madison White interviews Anna Zuevskaya (Asheville-Buncombe County Land Trust) Affordable housing is a major issue in Asheville. One of the newest organizations seeking to address affordable housing is the Asheville-Buncombe Community Land Trust (ABCLT). We spoke...

Clips

The Great Escape

The Great Escape

Ever wish you could do a life swap? Find out who Aisha, Kirby and Myriam wish they could swap lives with.

Counteracting Dismissive Attacks

Counteracting Dismissive Attacks

From Season 1 "Braveheart" episode. You've witnessed it, dished it, or you've been the recipient... You raise a valid argument to defend yourself or others and someone dismisses you as dramatic or angry or hormonal in an attempt to lessen you and your point in the...

The Great Escape

Ever wish you could do a life swap? Find out who Aisha, Kirby and Myriam wish they could swap lives with.

School Dayz

The hosts discuss back to school and the achievement gap.

Counteracting Dismissive Attacks

From Season 1 "Braveheart" episode. You've witnessed it, dished it, or you've been the recipient... You raise a valid argument to defend yourself or others and someone dismisses you as dramatic or angry or hormonal in an attempt to lessen you and your point in the...

I’m seen as a disruption because I exist

From Season 1 "Braveheart" episode. Sometimes you can be seen as a disruption simply for existing. People are penalized for things they can't control…like bringing a fish on land and hating it for not being able to breathe the air and hating it for needing the water....

Ask the Doctor (Juice)

Dear Dr. Norling, What causes skin conditions like eczema?   Meet Dr. Sharon Norling Meet the Hosts: Dr. Sharon Norling Twitter: @DrSharonNorling Instagram: @drsharonnorling

Blog

What is empty nesting?

What is empty nesting?

Myriam interviews Sarah Metzger of Vista Coaching "In my personal life I was happily married, raising two amazing girls who were quickly getting ready to leave home and move on to college. I started to panic because I knew this would be a challenging and scary...

DRAG Community: Natasha Noir Nightly

DRAG Community: Natasha Noir Nightly

Nastasha Noir Nightly (Lane Wagner by day) is an activist drag queen, known for her signature beard and her passion for community service. They were the first DRAG performer to win the annual Blue Ridge Pride pageant under its new Mx format. Natasha describes the...

Reflecting On Season 2 of The Asheville View

Reflecting On Season 2 of The Asheville View

We had a lot of big plans for Season 2 of The Asheville View, and then March happened. We were still catching our breath from running with Ahmad Arbery when Breonna Taylor was murdered, and then COVID-19 hit. It was a weird time for me because I was trying to lead my...

Tikka Masala-Sloppy Joe Fusion

Tikka Masala-Sloppy Joe Fusion

Ingredients 1 bottle of wine (optional)2 tablespoons of olive oil1 small shallot chopped5 cloves of garlic chopped1 lb of ground turkey or chicken112-15oz jar of Tikka Masala Simmer Sauce2 tablespoons of soy sauce (optional)8 hamburger buns Steps Pour a glass of wine...

We See You: Olivio J. Clay

We See You: Olivio J. Clay

Home: Birmingham, AL How do you serve your community?  I serve the community via projects with my African-inspired fraternity, Nasiha Roho Adinasi Fraternity, Inc. and through my role as leader of the Community Outreach, Diversity & Inclusion (CODI) Core of the...

What is empty nesting?

Myriam interviews Sarah Metzger of Vista Coaching "In my personal life I was happily married, raising two amazing girls who were quickly getting ready to leave home and move on to college. I started to panic because I knew this would be a challenging and scary...

DRAG Community: Natasha Noir Nightly

Nastasha Noir Nightly (Lane Wagner by day) is an activist drag queen, known for her signature beard and her passion for community service. They were the first DRAG performer to win the annual Blue Ridge Pride pageant under its new Mx format. Natasha describes the...

Reflecting On Season 2 of The Asheville View

We had a lot of big plans for Season 2 of The Asheville View, and then March happened. We were still catching our breath from running with Ahmad Arbery when Breonna Taylor was murdered, and then COVID-19 hit. It was a weird time for me because I was trying to lead my...

Tikka Masala-Sloppy Joe Fusion

Ingredients 1 bottle of wine (optional)2 tablespoons of olive oil1 small shallot chopped5 cloves of garlic chopped1 lb of ground turkey or chicken112-15oz jar of Tikka Masala Simmer Sauce2 tablespoons of soy sauce (optional)8 hamburger buns Steps Pour a glass of wine...

We See You: Olivio J. Clay

Home: Birmingham, AL How do you serve your community?  I serve the community via projects with my African-inspired fraternity, Nasiha Roho Adinasi Fraternity, Inc. and through my role as leader of the Community Outreach, Diversity & Inclusion (CODI) Core of the...

About

The Asheville View” is a daytime-style talk web series hosted by Aisha Adams, Kirby Winner, Myiram Weber, and Tina White. The show serves as a morning cup of coffee for equity advocates across the South. 

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Hosts

Aisha Adams

Kirby Winner

Myriam Weber

Tina White