Launch Event – Women’s Studies Quarterly: Asian Diasporas

October 11, 2019

October 11, 2019

9:00 am To 5:00 pm

CUNY Central, 395 Hudson Street, New York


Event Description

Celebrate the launch of WSQ: Asian Diasporas, co-sponsored by WSQ and the Asian American / Asian Research Institute – CUNY. A free full-day event with engaging plenary panels and poetry reading to celebrate the launch of this special issue by WSQ. Breakfast, lunch and refreshments will be available.

Volume 47, Numbers 1 & 2: Spring/Summer 2019

Edited by Lili Shi & Yadira Perez Hazel, this issue of the award-winning academic journal decenters the Global North. It foregrounds gender in varied inquiries of Asian diasporas as comparative times and spaces. Scholars engage interdisciplinary approaches to examine the under-visited Asian diasporas, against the dominant narratives of identity, agency, migration, settlement, and Black-and-White notions of race.

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