on strike San Franscisco State College Guys this is a must watch video. This video will help you understand the reading for tomorrows class.
Filipino domestic worker fighting for their rights This is a very interesting article that i found online on the domestic worker who have been fighting for their rights. Apparently the physical abuse among the domestic worker is common and the law and government hasn’t shown much interest in the suffering of this worker which has […]
This article by Parrenas Rhacel Salazar didn’t come as surprise to me after living in NYC. We see lots of immigrant worker here who have to struggle and their life style has changed tremendously over time. Salazar is maily focusing on the examination of reproductive labor in the process of globalization. In order to clarify […]
Heterogeneity, Hybridity and Multiplicity by Lisa Lowe was published in 1996 in Duke University Press. This article interests me quite as it starts with the poem. To my understanding, through this article she is mostly trying to characterize the Asian American culture by talking about the heterogeneity, hybridity and multicity. She also talks about how […]
My midterm paper mainly focused on the role of media on portraying the Asians and Asian Americans. I randomly came across this article on hollyhood Yellow peril and this is very interesting. http://mountiewire.com/hollywoods-yellow-peril-how-the-media-portrays-asian-americans/ Mallika Basnet
This Article by Jung, Moon -Ho was published in 2006. Asians were treated neither as a black or the while. It seems to me like the Asians were totally invisible in the eyes of the whites when in comes to the rights and liberty. This articles clearly states how the stories of these Asian immigrant […]
As we have learned in our class last week white Americans are not the only one who discriminate Asians and Asian Americans. African Americans also discriminate and make racial comments towards the Asians and Asian Americans due to their deviant nature. Helen had stated that African Americans viewed Asians as Ugly, heather and violent. In […]
Orientalism a very interesting reading by Edward W said was written in 1978 and published only in 1994 by the vintage. The book seem to have been written during the time of colonization. I believe that Said wrote this for the post colonial studies, European studies or the study of Orientals themselves. This reading by […]