194 Kyla Carneiro | Yajmownen: It’s Potawatomi for ‘Stories’

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Harry Duran welcomes to the podcast writer, storyteller, and fellow podcaster, Kyla Carneiro. In this episode, Kyla talks about the work she does with the Potawatomi tribe and the inspiration that sparked her podcast, Yajmownen. Her show tells stories of reconnecting with culture, reviving traditions, and reclaiming heritage from the vibrant Pokagon Band community. Kyla and Harry discuss her experience at Podcast Movement, tips and advice she has received on podcasting and the research that goes into each episode. Finally, Kyla talks about the other podcast project she works on, So It’s A Show, which focuses on dissecting the pop culture references in Gilmore Girls.

What We Covered:

  • 02:39 – Harry thanks his sponsor, Focusrite 2i2
  • 05:01 – Harry welcomes Kyla Carneiro to the podcast
  • 05:15 – How Harry and Kyla originally met
  • 07:34 – Kyla’s initial impression of Podcast Movement
  • 11:46 – What inspired Kyla to start a podcast
  • 13:49 – How Kyla ended up working with the Potawatomi tribe
  • 17:57 – The power of passing history down to generations through storytelling
  • 21:32 – The potential for Native Americans to use podcasting to share their stories
  • 23:08 – Reactions Kyla has seen from her podcast, Yajmownen
  • 24:45 – What Kyla has learned since she began her podcast
  • 27:54 – How Kyla is sharing podcasts with others
  • 29:13 – Kyla talks about the other podcast she works on, So It’s A Show
  • 32:59 – Kyla breaks down the format of So It’s A Show
  • 33:57 – What Kyla has learned through working on So It’s A Show
  • 36:54 – The research that goes into Kyla’s podcasts
  • 40:20 – Guests that have appeared on So It’s A Show
  • 41:42 – Kyla’s experience on a recent podcasting panel
  • 46:16 – Exciting next steps for Kyla’s podcasts
  • 47:31 – What is something Kyla has changed her mind about recently
  • 48:25 – What is the most misunderstood thing about Kyla
  • 49:36 – Where listeners can follow Kyla and her podcast


Links Mentioned

Kyla’s LinkedIn

Kyla’s Instagram

Kyla’s Twitter

Yajmownen Podcast

So It’s A Show Twitter

So It’s A Show Podcast

Podcast Movement Website

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