Eating Fried Chicken in the Shower | Moe Laga Full Interview | RNZ
COVEN's Moe Laga on running away from home and finding her family.
"I don't have all the answers but I just base it off what I've been through and my survival, having to start life all over at 21, and as a woman."
Moe Laga gets blazed and 30 minutes later sits down in the shower with comedian James Nokise to talk running away from home, her performance art and the responsibility of becoming a “queerant” to the COVEN ballroom house, a family of young queer POC.
“Motherhood is an art practice in a way,” says Moe. “When you think of mothers you think of them as creating something and I feel like that’s what artists naturally do. So I’m like, fuck my art practice, my art practice is my motherhood.”
Features chicken and waffles from Peach’s Hot Chicken in Panmure, Auckland.
Eating Fried Chicken in the Shower is a podcast series where depressed alcoholic comedian James Nokise invites famous people into his mental health safe space, for a finger-licking chat about headspace and happiness.
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