Ewww, what the hell are you eating for lunch? The response to Part 1 of our roundtable was so positive that I decided to host Part 2 on my blog once more. A confluence of events led me to write the prompt for Part 2. Subscribe to the Dazed newsletter. Sadly it appears that these are the writers that are disproportionately published. Would it have helped me become less white-identified than I am today?
MAP has helped me find a family that I will always remember.
“Asian Pride” in Kid Lit
The words participants share stay in my head as I go through the day. The year-old featherweight said: What they shared is intimate and therefore, memorable. So if Hollywood has an ambivalent and controlling relationship with Asian American beauty, it is no wonder that young adult literature is beginning to address Asian American body image issues. A steep learning curve confronts the 22 Asian fighters 10 Koreans, six Japanese, three Chinese, three Filipinos among the fighters in the international stable of the Las Vegas-based promotion. Iron Fist, who is, of course, very much a white savior character.