“Unite & Represent”: Asian American Writers on WordPress
We’re a sponsor of this year’s annual conference of the Asian American Journalists Association! Here’s a showcase of Asian American writers that have built their online presence with WordPress.
Explore the richness of Asian cultures and arts, from ancient Egypt to contemporary Japan, at the new website of the Smithsonian’s Asian collections.
On Growing Up as an Unskinny Asian
“I lived with two standards of beauty, neither of which told me any part of my body was worth loving.” Juliana Chang opens up about her eating disorder, and how it was exacerbated by not-so-subtle ethnic stereotypes.
Why I’m Tired of Being an (Asian) Actor
“I go online and see the cast. My jaw, my heart, my soul drops to the floor. How could they cast a white guy? They couldn’t find anyone a shade darker than this?” Disgruntled Asian actor Alexis Camins recounts the time he lost a role of the tribal chief in a big New York production — to a white actor.