Interview of Capri Kasai

Capri recounts their childhood in a military family and the resulting relocations that their family underwent. They address family dynamics that continue to affect their inner monologue and relationships. Capri discusses reluctance to come out as non-binary at both school and work due to feelings of insecurity stemming from being the only person addressing pronouns. They are pursuing a career in public health, currently working towards their masters, and becoming more involved in an array of art forms and creative expressions including poetry, video production, music and modeling.

Date of Interview:

November 18, 2021

Location of Interview:

Chinatown, New York City

Place of birth:

Columbus, MS



Interviewed by

Aviva Silverman