Arts & Culture

From bestselling authors to up and coming artists, here are the creative leaders in the Asian American community.

Peeling Back the Layers of Asian American College Dance Teams

Peeling Back the Layers of Asian American College Dance Teams

On campuses like University of California, Berkeley, it is not uncommon to walk by a herd of students moving their limbs in unison to hip-hop music. You might see them dancing in front of lecture hall buildings, in parking garages, and in brightly lit hallways in...

“Asian Americans” on PBS: History Lesson and Ongoing Discussion

“Asian Americans” on PBS: History Lesson and Ongoing Discussion

With many of us sheltering-in-place or at risk in essential job functions, Asian Pacific American Heritage Month hits differently this year. The continued COVID-19 scapegoating (re)produces racial tensions across the United States, resulting in acts of violence, hate,...

Two Books Offer an Honest Look into Sexual Assault

Two Books Offer an Honest Look into Sexual Assault

Content warning: Sexual harassment and rape. The following review includes spoilers.  Kelly Yang drew from her own experience of being raped while attending Harvard Law School to write her latest fictional novel that was 17 years in the making. As a survivor of...

#WashTheHate Campaign Brings Some Relief Amid COVID-19

#WashTheHate Campaign Brings Some Relief Amid COVID-19

It’s a strange feeling walking around Harvard Square, the iconic Cambridge, Mass. hub for the same-named college, and seeing absolutely no one around. It’s a ghost town because of the COVID-19 pandemic, and now I feel even more aware of my presence as a Chinese...

Stuck At Home During a Pandemic? Here are 27 Things You Can Do

Stuck At Home During a Pandemic? Here are 27 Things You Can Do

COVID-19 isn’t going anywhere any time soon. As the global community battles this public health crisis, millions are cooped up at home — alone or with their roommates, partners, or kids. If you’re starting to feel stir-crazy and need some ideas on how to stay occupied...

Pin It on Pinterest