“Academic Integrity at Stake: The Ramseyer Article – Four Letters” edited by Alexis Dudden
Alexis Dudden is Professor of History at the University of Connecticut. Her most recent book, Troubled Apologies, interrogates the interplay between political apology and apologetic history among Japan, Korea, and the United States.She is currently working on a project examining Japan’s territorial disputes. [...]
2020-2021 SCHARP Grant Artist-in-Residence: Ben Barson, member of the Afro-Yaqui Music Collective
We welcome Dr. Ben Barson, Composer, Coordinator, Musician and member of the Afro-Yaqui Music Collective as this year's Artist-in-Residence. Mr. Barson is the 2018 Winner of the Johnny Mandel Prize in Jazz Composition from ASCAP and a Jazz Studies PhD Candidate from the University of Pittsburgh.
He is a past winner of the AAASI research fellowship in UConn's Special Collections. Dr. Barson practices his art and activism in the traditions of abolition, decolonization, and anti-racism. As a member of the Afro-Yaqui Music Collective we welcome all their partners in a series of exciting programs, events, and workshops throughout the academic year.
Learn more about the Collective here.
FOCUS ON FACULTY & INSTITUTE INITIATIVES
An interview conducted by Jason O. Chang, director of the Asian and Asian American Studies Institute, with Ryan Verano ’18 (CLAS), a UConn economics major and Asian American studies minor, on his mission in the healthcare field.
Read the interview here.
Please join us for the 2021 Radha Devi Joshi Foundation lecture by Dr. Kalpana Kannabiran, Professor & Director at the Council for Social Development, Hyderabad
Professor Margo Machida receives the 2021 the College Art Association Award for Excellence in Diversity
This Year’s Inagaural Activist-in-Residence
Meet Mike Keo, founder of the #IAMNOTAVIRUS Campaign.
Read about the campaign, and find our resources here.
- Statement from Centers, Institutes, and Programs on Racial Injustice and Ending White SupremacyWe, the faculty and staff of the interdisciplinary Centers, Institutes, and Programs, stand together to express our shock, our heartbreak, and our outrage at the horrific and senseless killing of George Floyd and the ongoing violence against Black people. George Floyd, David McAtee, Tony McDade, Ahmaud Arbery, Eric Garner, Breonna Taylor, Kathryn Johnston, Ayiana Stanley-Jones, […]Posted on June 8, 2020
- Pandemic Anti-Racism ReaderCan’t view the PDF? Click or tap here to download it! https://asianamerican.uconn.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/642/2020/04/A-Pandemic-Anti-Racism-Reader.pdfPosted on April 15, 2020
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A Townhall on Anti-Asian Racism: Race, Struggle and Solidarity in the Time of A Global Pandemic
AAASI’s Illuminating Resilience Project
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