Things Asians Hate

I keep meaning to share this with you guys and forgetting, so here it is: “Things Asians Hate,”  by comedian Eliot Chang. Some of the assumptions underlying these questions relate to the readings we’ve done on defining “Asian,” which are very much tied to understandings of nationality, origin, and otherness that are based upon preconceived […]

Utopia(?)

            While reading an excerpt of Linh Dinh’s “Love Like Hate,” I came across an intriguing question that I feel most Asian Americans as well as most new immigrants to the United States would like to have explored. For one, let us begin with Dinh’s story. In modern day Saigon, Vietnam, the reader is introduced […]