ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Watch a video of the Kuangs working on...
Written by Toshio Meronek
A look at today's Southern crop of Asian American leaders.
Some 250 years ago, a group of Filipinos escaped Spanish galleons off the coast of Louisiana. They were the first Asian Americans. In this issue, we explore the South, a region vital to, but often...
As a 32-year-old woman frequently mistaken for
a 16-year-old boy, writer Mandy Hu caught a performance
by gender-bending comedian D’Lo and
found it a revelation. In a profile of D...
It’s hard to identify Jenna Park by what she does. Is she an entrepreneur,
art director, designer, blogger or photographer? In this case,
it’s all of the above, and Park is skilled in all she does...
With direct-to-consumer genetic testing, much is promised about your future bodily doings and destiny, from
cancer treatment to the composition of your soul. But is the promise
really for you? I...
Photographer & Writer Indigo Som
A year before Hurricane Katrina, I landed in New Orleans with
my partner Donna Keiko Ozawa, a generous grant from Creative Work
Fund and too much...
I grew up in my parents’ Chinese restaurant in Abbeville, SC. We were the only Asian Americans in a town of not quite 6,000 that was known as the “birthplace and the deathbed of the...
Growing up in the 1940s in Macon, GA, where we were the only Chinese family in
town, I never knew Chinese restaurants existed.
Mosey with us through the South, a region rich with history and culture -- and one that is vital to, but often overlooked in, Asian American history.
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