Twayna Mayne - Black Woman

Episodes

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1. Trans-racial Adoption20191106

Comedian Twayna Mayne's upbringing as a trans-racial adoptee is explored as she searches for her own Black British female identity. Along with stand-up in front of a live audience she chats to other women about their shared experiences, with this episode featuring a contribution from lead singer of the two tone band The Selecter, Pauline Black.

Producer: Julia McKenzie
A BBC Studios Production

Comedian Twayna Mayne explores the story of her identity as a Black British Woman.

Twayna Mayne explores Black British female identity through her own experiences.

011. Trans-racial Adoption2019102120191106 (R4)

Comedian Twayna Mayne's upbringing as a trans-racial adoptee is explored as she searches for her own Black British female identity. Along with stand-up in front of a live audience she chats to other women about their shared experiences, with this episode featuring a contribution from lead singer of the two tone band The Selecter, Pauline Black.

Producer: Julia McKenzie
A BBC Studios Production

Comedian Twayna Mayne explores the story of her identity as a black British woman.

022. Identity And Representation20191113

Comedian Twayna Mayne was trans-racially adopted and in this episode she searches for role models to help her create her own Black British female identity. Along with stand-up in front of a live audience she chats to other women about their shared experiences, with this episode featuring a contribution from lead singer of the two tone band The Selecter, Pauline Black and writer Danielle Dash.

Producer: Julia McKenzie
A BBC Studios Production

Comedian Twayna Mayne explores the story of her identity as a British Black Woman.

Comedian Twayna Mayne explores the story of her identity as a black British woman.

033. Gender And Sexuality20191120

Comedian Twayna Mayne was trans-racially adopted and in this episode she explores gender and sexuality in her quest to understand her Black British identity. Along with stand-up in front of a live audience she chats to other women about their shared experiences, with this episode featuring a contribution from lead singer of the two tone band The Selecter, Pauline Black, singer and actress Mzz Kimberley and writer Danielle Dash.

Producer: Julia McKenzie
A BBC Studios Production

Comedian Twayna Mayne explores the story of her identity as a Black British Woman

044. Colourism20191127

Comedian Twayna Mayne was trans-racially adopted and in this episode she looks at ‘colourism’ as she explores her own Black British female identity. Along with stand-up in front of a live audience she chats to other women about their shared experiences, with this episode featuring a contribution from writer Danielle Dash.

Producer: Julia McKenzie
A BBC Studios Production

Comedian Twayna Mayne explores the story of her identity as a Black British Woman

Comedian Twayna Mayne explores the story of her identity as a black British woman.