research product . Other ORP type . 2019

Exhibit on Asian America

Fralin, Scott; Nguyen, Quynh; Lian, Joseph; Kim, Michelle; Lumba, Allan; Phan, Jenna; Sano-Franchini, Jennifer;
Open Access English
  • Published: 08 Apr 2019
  • Publisher: Virginia Tech
  • Country: United States
Abstract
This exhibit was created as an introduction to the history, culture, politics, activism, and social contexts of the experiences of Asian Americans. Especially during Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month, we want to emphasize the importance of mapping and understanding our histories—through stories, photos, policies, art, literature— and how they have shaped our experiences as Asian Americans today. This exhibit is split up into 5 themes: histories of inclusion and exclusion; activism; high-stakes topics and current events; culture; and identity. Within these sections, our committee members have curated content that provides a snapshot of progress and d...
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free text keywords: History, Asian American History, Community, Activism
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