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You will be responsible for writing a paper (2 pages double-spaced) regarding mi

You will be responsible for writing a paper (2 pages double-spaced) regarding micro-aggressions towards APIs due to the Coronavirus. Please use a credible newspaper (New York Times, the Atlantic, Reuters, Associated Press, etc.) and analyze the article. -What is the article about? -Who are affected? -Are there any issues and solutions to the anti-API sentiments? -How can we learn from the past, ie. Chinese Exclusion Act, California Alien Land Law of 1913  and ensure that this does not happen in…

Watch the two films: Shaman of the Sea (featuring Shaman Kim) and The Split Horn

Watch the two films: Shaman of the Sea (featuring Shaman Kim) and The Split Horn (featuring Paja Thao). Post a response to the films that addresses at least two of the following questions: How have the characters in these documentaries tried to keep shamanism alive? What are the challenges they face in bringing shamanism to the next generation? Do you think they will succeed? Why/why not? To get full points for this post, you must: Show evidence that you have…

Pick one question to respond to in 200-300 words. Tell us which question you cho

Pick one question to respond to in 200-300 words. Tell us which question you chose at the beginning of your answer. In “Specters of East Asia: Okinawa, Taiwan, and Korea,” Choi Jinseok writes, “I will therefore refer to myself not as ‘minority,’ but as ‘multiplicity’” (Choi 55). What does “multiplicity” mean and how does this term change and complicate how we can think about the history of racism, colonialism, and historical injustice in Japan and, more broadly, East Asia? Both…

From Week 3 to Week 10 Week 9, 3/1 Helter Skelter Films Helter Skelter, Ninagaw

From Week 3 to Week 10 Week 9, 3/1 Helter Skelter Films Helter Skelter, Ninagawa Mika (2012) [reserve] CW https://archive.org/details/HelterSkelter_201801 Readings Helter Skelter, Okazaki Kyoko (2013 [1995-2003]) [required text] CW “The Age of Instagram Face,” Jia Tolentino (2019) https://www.newyorker.com/culture/decade-in-review/the-age-of-instagram-face “Bad Girls Like to Watch: Writing and Reading Ladies’ Comics,” Gretchen Jones (2005) [reserves, Bad Girls] Optional “On the Edge of 1990s Japan: Kyoko Okazaki and the Horror of Adolescence,” Novia Shih-Shan Chen and Sho Ogawa (2020) [canvas] “Sex with Nation:…

From Week 3 to Week 10 Week 9, 3/1 Helter Skelter  Films Helter Skelter, Ninaga

From Week 3 to Week 10 Week 9, 3/1 Helter Skelter  Films Helter Skelter, Ninagawa Mika (2012) [reserve] CW Readings Helter Skelter, Okazaki Kyoko (2013 [1995-2003]) [required text] CW “The Age of Instagram Face,” Jia Tolentino (2019) https://www.newyorker.com/culture/decade-in-review/the-age-of-instagram-face “Bad Girls Like to Watch: Writing and Reading Ladies’ Comics,” Gretchen Jones (2005) [reserves, Bad Girls] Optional “On the Edge of 1990s Japan: Kyoko Okazaki and the Horror of Adolescence,” Novia Shih-Shan Chen and Sho Ogawa (2020) [canvas] “Sex with Nation: The…

From Week 3 to Week 10 Week 7, 2/15 Asia, Art, Politics to Come Film Seaweed Wom

From Week 3 to Week 10 Week 7, 2/15 Asia, Art, Politics to Come Film Seaweed Woman, Yamashiro Chikako (2008) - Still Hear the Wound DVD Times: [44:40-1:04:00] Mud Man, Yamashiro Chikako (2016) https://youtu.be/7ZLwxxYmwHU Readings “Specters of East Asia: Okinawa, Taiwan, and Korea,” Choi Jinseok (2008) https://apjjf.org/2016/18/Choi.html In your discussions, I would like you to: 1. Respond to the question posed at the end of Tuesday’s lecture 2. Ask at least one question that you have about the topics or…

From Week 3 to Week 10 Week 6, 2/8                 Still Hear the Wound Film   

From Week 3 to Week 10 Week 6, 2/8                 Still Hear the Wound Film                              Still Hear the Wound DVD (2015) [reserves] CW Times: 1:52:00 to the end Readings                      “You Don’t Want to Know About the Girls?,” Tessa Morris Suzuki (2015) https://apjjf.org/2017/15/McNeill.html https://apjjf.org/2015/13/31/Tessa-Morris-Suzuki/4352.html “Her Narration and Body: On Soni Kum’s Film Work,” Ikeuchi…

You will be responsible for writing a paper (2 pages) regarding the Asian and Pa

You will be responsible for writing a paper (2 pages) regarding the Asian and Pacific Islander (API) men and media. Please use a credible newspaper (New York Times, the Atlantic, Reuters, Associated Press, etc.) and analyze the article. -What is the article about? -What does the term 'homogeneous role' mean? What are some examples of these roles? -How are Asian American men portrayed? -What can be done to diversify the roles that API men play in the media?

Draft and Peer Review (conducted by Peer Mentor or online) of 2 Pages by Fed 9 C

Draft and Peer Review (conducted by Peer Mentor or online) of 2 Pages by Fed 9 Completed Paper due: March 2 Support: http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/book-reviews/ The Writing Center at UNC Chapel Hill Description You will write a 5 page critique of I am Malala. This will comprise a critique of subject matter, not a summary of the contents of the book. Students must engage with the reading materials from class to write this assignment. One of the primary questions of the book…

The topic for the research paper is “Non-Verbal Communications in Korea.” Make s

The topic for the research paper is "Non-Verbal Communications in Korea." Make sure to answer these 5 main questions in addition to give a general factor/research & summary of the topic. 1. What are some of the non-verbal communications in Korea and the Korean Language? 2. How does non-verbal communication relate to honorifics in Korean? In what way does it support it? 3. In what ways does non-verbal communication play a role in Korean culture? 4. How does non-verbal communication…