Joon Lee is a staff writer for ESPN based out of New York City, originally from the Boston area. He previously worked for Bleacher Report and has written for The Washington Post, The Ringer and SB Nation. Check out his episode to learn more about: 🔊giving a voice to the Asian American community 🥎Joon's favorite celeb moment ✍🏽why conquering writer's block is a real thing Joon was a groundbreaking journalist at a seriously young age. Click below to get advice from him! We'll feature our favorites on the @tm2cpodcast Instagram account!
Episode | October 10th, 2019 | 49 mins 44 secs
baseball, diversity, espn, joon lee, sports
Jess is stuck in the wilds of eastern Oregon, so Andrew helms the ship for an incredibly inspiring conversation with Joon Lee. Joon is a 24-year-old Korean-American sportswriter for ESPN, and he takes us on a wild journey through his time at Bleacher Report, why he likes to dig into the personalities of the biggest stars, the representation inception that happened when he covered Chloe Kim and the Olympics in South Korea, and why pornstars are people too. Plus - our producer Emily Ho makes a special guest appearance!