Contextualizing Violence Against Asians and Asian Americans Within the History of US Relational Racism

Participants : 
  • Anne Cheng, Professor of English, Princeton
  • Madeline Hsu, Professor of History, University of Texas at Austin
  • Dylan Rodríguez, President, American Studies Association (2020-21); Professor of Media & Cultural Studies, UC Riverside
  • Frances Wang, Journalist, activist, poet, artist; Intermittent Lecturer, American Culture, University of Michigan
  • Moderator: Yi-Li Wu, Associate Professor, Women's and Gender Studies and History, University of Michigan
Event Date: 
March 26, 2021
Event Time: 
10:30am to 12:00pm
Online / Zoom webinar

This event will focus on the recent anti-Asian and anti-Asian American violence sweeping the nation, and contextualize this violence within broader relational racial dynamics in U.S. history. It is presented by the Women's and Gender Studies Department, Asian Languages and Cultures, and LSA Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.

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