Issue 15: Road Trip - Fall 2008

Features

Seven years after 9/11, Asian Americans reflect on how their lives and communities have changed.

Momo Chang - August 1, 2008
  • Reflections on life where there are no Chinatowns, where sushi is made with 'whaat rahs' and where Asian Americans can be black or white.

Artwell

Graffiti, calligraphy and sumi inks influence work of mural painters.

Alexandra Chang - August 1, 2008

First Person

A Chinese American woman weighs good will against personal mores in considering egg donoration.

Carol Suh - August 1, 2008

Music

Southeast Asian-inspired bands like Dengue Fever and Neung Phak make inroads beyond the hipster crowd.

Sokunthary Svay - August 1, 2008

Film

Momo Chang - August 1, 2008

Digital Culture

On the hunt for virtual Asian American communities.

Neela Banerjee - August 1, 2008

FRONT OF THE BOOK

Melissa Li and Kit Van's Good Asian Drivers tour is unleashing powerful queer spoken word and folk songs across the country.

Leah Lakshmi PiepznaSamarasinha - August 1, 2008

Media & Pop Culture

More TV ads are featuring Asian Americans, but are they debunking stereotypes?

Alex Jong-Seok Lee - August 1, 2008