In which I decide to make a new portfolio and review several writing and journalist portfolio sites.
I interview director Jon M. Chu about ‘Crazy Rich Asians,’ immigrant parents, and whitewashing.
A few stories I’ve contributed lately to APEX Express radio.
A Hyphen editor’s immigrant mom reviews Fresh Off the Boat.
I met Yuri in 2002 while writing a lengthy profile of her for a local newspaper. Yuri was 80 then, but full of energy. I was amazed.
This Thursday, my interview with Sooyoung Park about the reunion of his band Bitch Magnet airs on APEX Express.
Hyphen, the magazine I co-founded, turned 10 this year! Most magazines don’t make it past a year. So it’s kind of amazing that we’re still here — still fiercely independent, and covering all things cool, noteworthy, and intriguing about Asian America.