Defining Cultures is the 1st online magazine that highlights the journey of first-generation Americans, immigrants, and people who identify with multiple cultures.

Featured Interview

Jessica Chou: Taiwanese-American Photographer

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Constance Wu, Gwen Stefani, Beyoncé, Steve Aoki, Yves Saint Laurent, Airbnb, UNESCO, The New York Times, The Atlantic, Buzzfeed, ESPN – these are just some of the clients that Jessica Chou has worked with. With a stroke of luck, Jessica delved right into the world of capturing celebrities during her first photo shoot opportunity... Read more

Featured Profile

Aisat I. Olarinde: Nigerian-American Marketing Associate

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Aisat I. Olarinde, also spelt as Ayesha and known as Esha, is a proud South Florida native and a first-generation Nigerian-American. Esha recently transitioned into a new role as a Brand Marketing Associate for Lottabody and... Read more

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Kunbi Tinuoye: British-Nigerian CEO + Founder, UrbanGeekz

Born and raised in London, Kunbi Tinuoye was surrounded by diversity and a strong sense of self and her Nigerian culture. She’s now on U.S. soil using her journalism background to her advantage as she builds...

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Bärí A. Williams: Black-American Tech Esq.

For months, I’ve gotten a chance to follow the greatness of Bärí A. Williams, Esq. – a leading Black woman in Silicon Valley who is causing a diversity shift in aspects of tech that many don’t even consider. At Facebook, she developed...

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SWEEDiSH: Cover of "Issues"

Kansola: "Something I Want"