Jessi DiBartolomeo is a Chicago-based audio producer. She is currently serving as Director of the Features & Production departments at CHIRP Radio, and in the past has worked as a copywriter, process analysis associate, wedding DJ, bartender, and doughnut-slinger from a vintage van. You can find her in her kitchen, drinking coffee, or wandering the green spaces of her neighborhood.

All Stories by Jesse DiBartolomeo

July 13, 2021

Prioritizing joy, humor, laughter — and badassery

Members of the Twin Cities-based comedy group FAWK (Funny Asian Women Kollective) Saymoukda Vongsay and May Lee-Yang, along with Chicago-based comedian Elizabeth Gomez, share how they created a space for Asian women comedians free of censorship and reflect on the recent anti-Asian violence.