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CFP: “States of Southeast Asian American Studies”

The following CFP arrived in my inbox today from Cathy J. Schlund-Vials at the University of Connecticut for the Southeast Asians in Diaspora Conference. Sounds like it’ll be a great conference! We are currently soliciting conference abstracts (250-500 words) for the fourth tri-annual Southeast Asians in the Diaspora conference, which is scheduled to take place on October 2-3, …

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Author/Artist G.B. Tran visits UCSB, Monday 1/28

I’m very excited to announce an upcoming visit by the talented artist and author of Vietnamerica, G.B. Tran this coming Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 6:30 in the Multicultural Center Lounge. Many thanks to the Multicultural Center, and to our co-sponsors the Hemispheric South/s Research Initiative, the American Cultures & Global Contexts Center, and the Transcriptions …

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Asian/American Digital Humanities

A while back, I was asked to revise and expand my earlier musings about the intersections of Asian American studies and the digital humanities (AKA my attempts at mashing them together so my work would be legible) for publication. My thoughts on the matter have evolved somewhat, the more I’ve researched and read in the …

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Toward an “Asian American” Digital Humanities

It’s almost 9pm. I’ve been back from MLA for a few hours now. I’m well snuggified on my couch with my kitty on my lap as I recover from my whirlwind three days in LA. And yet I cannot stop thinking about the many presentations, topics, controversies, and snippets that have filled the last days. …