Are You Angry Yet?! :: Austin Asian American Film Festival Panel Discussion
Thu, November 12, 2009 • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM • Santa Rita Room, Student Union Building
Are You Angry Yet?
Panelists Angry Asian Man and Dr. Nhi Lieu in conversation! Whether it’s the most recent commercial depicting racial stereotypes of Asians or next weeks debut of a Korean American singer/songwriter you’ll find it on Angry Asian Man.com. This panel features the man behind the blog in discussion with Dr. Nhi Lieu, professor of American Studies at UT Austin. On Angry Asian Man.com you’ll find a flurry of Asian American community events, news, art, and media commentary from across the nation and around the world. The popularity of this blog reflects its unique contributions to Asian American cultural life – celebrating the achievements of Asian Americans and making the frequent foul call on American racial formations. In this panel’s discussion Dr. Lieu brings her expertise to bear on questions of identity, media representation, and the politics of Asian American cultural production. Come be a part of the conversation; it’s time to get angry in Austin!
Angry Asian Man: http://www.angryasianman.com/angry.html
Austin Asian American Film Festival: http://www.aaaff.org/index.php