The Joy Luck Club Podcast Episodes

Written by Amy Tan

12 Episodes - 288 pages - ★★★★ - 550K ratings

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The Joy Luck Club (dir. by Tim Dang)

ASIAN AMERICA: THE KEN FONG PODCAST - July 16, 2019 04:20 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 177 ratings
Theater director Tim Dang talks about his upcoming stage production of THE JOY LUCK CLUB. Tim discusses his unique approach to actors’ auditions, how he got his nickname “Teflon Tim”, and why it’s crucial to cultivate a healthy Asian American economy of actors, writers, producers, and executives...
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The Joy Luck Club — Amy S. Choi

This Movie Changed Me - October 30, 2018 15:24 - 30 minutes ★★★★★ - 509 ratings
You don’t see many Asian leads in Western cinema, that’s why The Joy Luck Club’s all-Asian cast was so radical. Its portrayal of complicated mother-daughter relationships and the immigrant experience spoke to Amy Choi as a child — and again as a mother. Visit
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Episode 369: The Joy Luck Club

Mousterpiece Cinema - September 22, 2018 07:00 - 1 hour ★★★★ - 99 ratings
Hey, folks! It's time for a brand-new episode of Mousterpiece Cinema, and for this episode, Scott and Josh are getting ready to sit down and play some mah-jong, and listen to some epic stories about the Chinese-American experience in the 20th century. Yes, this week, we're celebrating the 25th an...
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“The Joy Luck Club” – SF Cinema GOAT with Vanessa Hua and Heather Knight

Total SF - August 30, 2018 08:00 - 40 minutes ★★★★★ - 89 ratings
"A River of Stars" author Vanessa Hua joins host Peter Hartlaub and Heather Knight to induct "The Joy Luck Club" in the SF Cinema Greatest of All Time. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
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The Joy Luck Club

Adapt or Perish - June 19, 2018 05:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 48 ratings
In this episode of Adapt or Perish, we discuss Amy Tan’s The Joy Luck Club! For this episode, we read and watched: Amy Tan’s original novel, published in 1989. Read it on Amazon or iBooks. The 1993 movie, directed by Wayne Wang, written by Amy Tan and Ronald Bass, and starring Ming-Na Wen,...
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Press Rewind: The Joy Luck Club

Fandom City - March 29, 2018 02:19 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 6 ratings
In honor of Women’s History Month, your friends at Fandom City are discussing the classic film, The Joy Luck Club. Chele, Leona, and Kat chat about the meaning of family and importance of culture within this moving adaptation of Amy Tan’s best-selling novel. They delve deep into the gra...
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We Are Multicultural | Interracial, Biracial, Blended Love Stories - January 12, 2018 11:00 - 3 minutes ★★★★★ - 25 ratings
This week's multicultural movie review is on The Joy Luck Club. Based on Amy Tan’s book of the same name, The Joy Luck Club is the story of the relationships between 4 Chinese women and their Chinese – American daughters.  Watch the movie trailer HERE  Find out where you can watch the mo...
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TAATM #238: Steel Magnolias vs. The Joy Luck Club

Trash, Art, And The Movies - October 06, 2017 02:18 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 24 ratings
Erin and Paul review two classic ensemble women's pictures: Herbert Ross' 1989 Southern-fried tearjerker STEEL MAGNOLIAS, and Wayne Wang's 1993 Asian-experience drama THE JOY LUCK CLUB. Plus: our quick takes on AMERICAN MADE, KINGSMAN: THE GOLDEN CIRCLE, GERALD'S GAME and TAG.
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Ep 231 - The Joy Luck Club, by Amy Tan

Overdue - March 27, 2017 10:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 1.6K ratings
This week the boys join Amy Tan’s Joy Luck Club and read (fictional) stories about the Chinese-American children of Chinese immigrants; they also attempt to navigate some choppy waters around the book’s potential perpetuating of Chinese and Chinese-American stereotypes and the reaction t...
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The Joy Luck Club ft. Gaby Wilson

Black Men Can't Jump [In Hollywood] - February 03, 2017 05:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 1.1K ratings
Special guest Gaby Wilson (MTV) joins us to discuss The Joy Luck Club, written and based off the popular book by Amy Tan and directed by Wayne Wang. The movie stars eight, count 'em EIGHT, Asian women! We discuss Asian representation in Hollywood, strong female characters, and whether o...
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#26 The Joy Luck Club and Advice To Our Teenage Selves

I Feel Better Podcast - April 28, 2016 20:33 - 30 minutes ★★★★ - 36 ratings
In this episode, we discuss the 90s movie The Joy Luck Club, share our recommendations for the week, and give advice to ourselves at 16. Show notes and corrections available at Find us on twitter: @ifeelbetterpod
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HearSay Book Club - The Joy Luck Club

HearSay with Cathy Lewis - May 20, 2010 13:00 ★★★★★ - 20 ratings
We hope you've been reading Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club along with us. We'll discuss the book with the author of the CliffsNotes for the book, Dr. Laurie Rozakis and Dr. Kaa Hinton-Johnson, Assistant Professor at Old Dominion University which is hosting an ongoing Big Read initiative surrounding ...
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