Hyphen magazine - Asian American arts, culture, and politics


Akemi Johnson considers the legacy of internment within her family.

Akemi Johnson | Thu, Aug 14th- 7:05am | Community, Culture, Diaspora, Essay, History, Race

Hyphen's Joyce Chen interviewed Patrick Epino, Stephen Dypiangco, Phil Yu, and Aaron Takahashi about the film Awesome Asian Bad Guys.

Joyce Chen | Mon, Aug 4th- 1:11pm | Q+A, Community, Culture, Film, Race

Are AAPI servicemen and women expected to serve as Americans, or serve to become Americans?

Jenny Lee | Thu, Jul 31st- 8:31am | citizenship, military, Community, Diaspora, History, Immigration, News & Politics, Race, Social Issues

Miki Gao shares her personal reflection about the intersection of faith and culture in her life, and why one doesn't make the other any less important.

Miki Gao | Fri, Jul 18th- 7:08am | Community, Culture, Essay, Race

Activist Ju Hong shares the story of his return visit to South Korea.

Ju Hong | Fri, Jul 11th- 6:39am | Activism, Community, Immigration, Mr. Hyphen, Social Issues, Social Justice

The Supreme Court's recent ruling threatens clinic buffer zones and women's access to health care.

Nadia Hussain | Thu, Jul 3rd- 10:33am | Buffer zone laws, Planned Parenthood, Community, Gender, News & Politics, Politics, Social Issues, Social Justice

Sarah Ha writes about some of the educational barriers facing AAPI communities and lists organizations you can join to help advocate for students.

Sarah Ha | Thu, Jul 17th- 5:41am | Education, Community, Race, Social Issues, University/Academics

Two new anthologies have become examples of community uniting during tragedy and through the strength of literature.

Melissa Sipin | Thu, Jul 3rd- 10:22pm | haiyan, Poetry, Typhoon Yolanda, Books Section, Community, Diaspora, Fiction, Reviews

With the exception of vibrant overseas dance communities in China and South Korea, Asian Americans like myself are a definite minority in the U.S. Because of small numbers, this might be why most dancers assume we’re from “out of town.” ...

Yue Sherry Yuan | Fri, Jun 27th- 11:16am | Community, Culture, Performing Arts, Race

Diane Fujino, author of Yuri Kochiyama's biography Heartbeat of Struggle, shares memories of her longtime friend and mentor -- and why Yuri's vision remains as vital as ever.

Diane C. Fujino | Thu, Jun 19th- 9:57am | Diane Fujino, Yuri Kochiyama, Activism, Community, History, Race, Social Justice

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