SEPTEMBER NON-FICTION: AN EXCERPT FROM "SLANTED: HOW AN ASIAN AMERICAN TROUBLEMAKER TOOK ON THE SUPREME COURT" BY SIMON TAM
"One thing I never expected to pick up from touring was my social justice activism—and I really dove into that world, of all places, at an anime convention." Here's an excerpt from Chapter 4 of Simon Tam's stereotype-flipping memoir on taking a fight all the way to the Supreme Court.
September 5, 2019
Even in the whirlwind you made sure to shelter us. You gave rise to a people that withstood.
July 23, 2019
I thought of all the other reasons, implications and annoyances that went with this strange business of changing my name.
June 10, 2019
One Muslim American's reaction to the terrorist attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand
April 8, 2019
August 16, 2018
How do issues of race, gender and community intersect with sexual harassment? Who is being left out of the conversation? What issues are being overlooked?
August 15, 2018
June 29, 2018
Emmy-nominated Filmmaker Nanfu Wang’s Explores Identity and Personal Freedom on the Street with "I AM ANOTHER YOU"
February 12, 2018
An Interview with Michelle Kuo
Evelyn NienMing Chien
January 15, 2018
All we have for divine guidance in this world are the stories our parents pass down, the hope that the rituals we think matter actually do. It’s both comforting and terrifying how fallible our gods are.
November 14, 2017
September 6, 2016
June 13, 2016