First, Miles Morales burst onto the scene as the new Spider-man in Ultimate Comics Spider-man, mixin’ it up with his half-black, half-latino heritage. Then, the oft overlooked interracial duo… 409 more words
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University of Illinois Assistant Professorship in Diaspora: Exile, Conflict & Security--Asian American Studies
Deadline: November 20
Comments: “Candidates whose work focuses on Asian diasporas, exploring the multiple dimensions of exile, conflict, and (in)security made manifest in the context of geo-political unrest, war, occupation, and/or “failed” and marketized states and who can teach core undergraduate courses in the Asian American Studies Program will receive strongest consideration. 54 more words
Deadline: November 21
Comments: “Applicants with research and teaching interests in the history of race, ethnicity, gender, or borders are of particular interest; attention to teaching US History in a global context to a diverse student body is a plus.” 10 more words
Growing up Asian American.
Growing up Christian Asian American.
In my experience, this meant nothing short of excelling at playing an instrument (two in my case), being awesome at math, graduating top of the class, attending a top-tier school, securing a high-paying job, marrying someone with equal or better credentials, having babies – smart babies – having the house, the car, the latest Apple products. 589 more words
[ As someone who was nervous about whether I can afford to feel safe in a new environment regardless of how I chose to identify myself publicly as, I was hoping to find information about study abroad experience as a person of color, as a first-gen student, and as queer. 1,325 more words