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Call for Papers: Hmong Americans (Summer/Fall 2018)

Hmong Americans Perspectives and Prospects in Local and Global Contexts Guest Editors: Professor Yang Sao Xiong (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Professor Nengher N. Vang (University of Wisconsin-Whitewater) Professor Chia Youyee Vang (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) Publication Date: Issue planned for Summer/Fall 2018 … Continue reading

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Call for 2017-2018 Lucie Cheng Prize Submissions

2017-2018 Lucie Cheng Prize Call for Submissions Amerasia Journal seeks exceptional graduate student essays (masters and doctoral level) in the interdisciplinary field of Asian American and Pacific Islander Studies for consideration for the 2017-2018 Lucie Cheng Prize. The essay selected … Continue reading

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Sample syllabi for Pacific Empires forum (Winter 2016)

Our Winter 2016 open issue featured a forum on “Pacific Empires” convened by Professor Jordan Sand of Georgetown University.  Based on research collaborations from a working group brought together by Professor Sand and Professor Katherine Benton-Cohen (Georgetown University), the forum … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Arab/Americas (Spring 2018)

Call for Papers Arab/Americas: Locations and Iterations Guest Editors: Dr. Sarah Gualtieri (USC) and Dr. Pauline Homsi Vinson (Diablo Valley College) Publication Date: Spring 2018 Due Date: Paper submissions (6,000 – 7,000 words, inclusive of endnotes) due September 1, 2017 … Continue reading

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2015-2016 Lucie Cheng Prize awarded to Cathleen Kozen of the University of California, San Diego

The UCLA Asian American Studies Center and Amerasia Journal are pleased to announce that Ms. Cathleen Kozen, Department of Ethnic Studies at the University of California, San Diego, is the recipient of the 2015-2016 Amerasia Journal Lucie Cheng Prize for … Continue reading

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Bold Step: 50th Anniversary of Delano Grape Strike Sept. 5-6, 2015

Delano, CA — The newly formed Delano chapter and its parent organization, the Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS), will host a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Delano Grape Strike with a series of events over Labor Day Weekend, … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Carceral States

Amerasia Journal Call for Papers CARCERAL STATES Converging Indigenous and Asian Experiences in the Americas Guest Editors: Professor Karen J. Leong (Arizona State University) and Professor Myla Vicenti Carpio (Arizona State University) Publication Date: Spring 2016 Due Date: Paper submissions … Continue reading

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Pre-War Japanese in the San Gabriel Valley

Press Release: The Pasadena Digital History Collaboration (PDHC) project has acquired a significant Japanese American collection for its free online website.  “This collaboration is between PCC Library, Pasadena City Library, and the Pasadena Museum of History,” said PCC Librarian Linda Stewart.  She … Continue reading

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2014-2015 Lucie Cheng Prize: Call for Nominations

Amerasia Journal invites faculty to nominate exceptional graduate student essays (masters and doctoral level) in the interdisciplinary field of Asian American and Pacific Islander Studies for the 2014-15 Lucie Cheng Prize. The selected article will be published in Amerasia Journal, … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Sport in Asian America

Amerasia Journal Call for Papers Sport in Asian America Guest Editors: Professor Rachael Joo (Middlebury College) and Professor Sameer Pandya (University of California, Santa Barbara) Publication Date: Summer 2015 Due Date: Paper submissions (up to 5,000 words) due August 15, … Continue reading

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