Articles tagged xenophobia
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On Vincent Chin and the Kind of Men You Send to Jail

By Mark Tseng-Putterman | June 23, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Thirty five years ago, Asian America’s faith in the justice system was shaken. Have we forgotten the lesson?

800 Million Hands: Looking Back at a Lost Classic of Asian American Literature

By Floyd Cheung | February 8, 2017 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Chinese American writer H.T. Tsiang’s final novel is a Marxist, feminist, pro-immigrant satire of the American Dream. It was published 80 years ago.

Lessons of Our Recent Past

By Julie Shiroishi | November 7, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

As Election Day approaches, remembering the story of my parents’ immigrant survival, from Japanese internment to community activism, proves more important than ever.

Poetry From the Schoolyard: A-Z American Born Chinese

By Sophia Huynh | July 19, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

‘I remember when I first learned my ABCs. A is for apple, B is for bird, and C is for cat, but further experience taught me, that ABC means American Born Chinese.’

China in the American Imagination: A Survey of Ephemera

By Hua Hsu | June 7, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

From Pearl Buck’s “The Good Earth” to the FBI files of HT Tsiang, a journey into the archives with Hua Hsu

Islamophobia in the Bible Belt

By Deepa Iyer | May 4, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

As immigrant communities reshape Tennessee’s racial landscape, how the state has become a breeding ground for anti-Muslim sentiment

We’re in the Room, Calvin Trillin

By AAWW | April 11, 2016 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

Writers respond to Trillin’s doggerel “Have They Run Out of Provinces Yet?”

Fear Itself: The Hysterics of Death by China

By Ryan Lee Wong | September 25, 2012 | Asian American Writers' Workshop

An alarming new documentary blames China for America’s woes.

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