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Smithsonian Institute's Asian American Literature Festival

It’s happening! The Smithsonian Institute’s Asian Pacific American Center is hosting its first ever Asian American Literature Festival next week in DC. I’ll be participating, as weill an incredible roster of artists, writers, publishers, and scholars. 118 more words

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From a Liminal Place: An Asian American Theology // Sang Hyun Lee.

Originally known for his impressive scholarship on the philosophical theology of Jonathan Edwards, Sang Hyun Lee takes a more autobiographical note and pens this short appetite-whetter:  227 more words

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Just recently saw the movie "The Big Sick"... Kumail Nanjiani is a complete moron

So the recent comedy hit “The Big Sick” tells the true story of the comedian Kumail Nanjani as he tries to escape the tradition of arranged marriage in the Islamic culture he’s from and he get to be with the woman he chose to be with. 208 more words


Asian Americana: James Taylor Live

Very rarely am I conscious of the fact that I’m Asian living in a non-Asian country. Yes, there are times when I am reminded of this reality, such as when I go shopping for clothes (I get it, I’m short!), or when I’m getting my nails done and my Vietnamese technician asks me questions I don’t know the answers to about Korea. 1,189 more words



Without him, she would probably become a recluse; wear afghans around the house, order everything she needed online, live her life through social media, raise three dogs she would dress-up and treat like her children–too afraid to interact with the outside world for fear of failure or rejection. 9 more words

3 Youtubers That Inspire Me

It has been a long time since I have posted something about YouTube and the inspiration I gain from it. I watch YouTube almost every single day. 537 more words