No Shame In My Name

Nov 21 2022 • 26 mins

Alicia holds the values of family and community-building in high esteem. This is expressed through her endeavours – personally and professionally. Listen as she shares her name-story, giving an insight into the coded nature of names and the stories of character that they might tell.

Themes explored:

  • Uncle Foodie and other pet names
  • Back in the day: Tag names from the playground
  • The value of mentorship
  • Rooms and reputations

Alicia Richardson:

Instagram: @alicialatoyaldn

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