Sam Kaden Lai takes the wheel of this episode of Imaginary Worlds to tell the story of how Avatar: The Last Airbender and its sequel series on Nickelodeon, The Legend of Korra, redefined the Asian-American experience for him and his friends -- even though there is no America in either series. Featuring Mamatha Challa, Emily Tetri, Viet Hung, Elaine Wang, and Nhu Nyugen.

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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Episode 59: Growing up Avatar-American

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Avatar and Korra soundtracks by Jeremy Zuckerman