Aparna Nancherla, Brian Bahe and Maz Jobrani talk race and comedy : Code Switch When a comedian of color makes a joke, is it always about race, even if it's not about race? In part two of our comedians episodes, Code Switch talks to comedians Aparna Nancherla, Brian Bahe and Maz Jobrani about how and why race makes an appearance in their jokes.

What makes a good race joke?

What makes a good race joke?

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Brian Bahe, Storm Santos and Aparna Nancherla

Comedians Brian Bahe, Maz Jobrani and Aparna Nancherla.

Brian Bahe, Storm Santos and Aparna Nancherla

When a comedian of color makes a joke, is it always about race, even if it's not about race? In part two of our comedians episodes, Code Switch talks to comedians Aparna Nancherla, Brian Bahe and Maz Jobrani about how and why race makes an appearance in their jokes. Plus, one of our own reveals her early-career dabbling in comedy.