Food section debuts in Hyphen Inside/Out Issue

Food and Asian Americans are irrevocably linked. Much of this is due to  chop suey imagery forged by the likes of  TV chef Martin Yan or the perceived exoticness of Asian food and the explosion of fusion cuisine. Because of this, many of the stereotypes about Asian Americans come from food. It’s one of the reasons Founding […]

Are Asian Americans more prejudiced?

Interesting tidbit from a New York Times story about a study of interracial college roommates: Those who roomed with Asian Americans became more prejudiced. The Times article focused mostly on black-white relationships but this paragraph caught my eye: Several studies have shown that living with a roommate of a different race changes students’ attitudes. One, […]