The Myth of the Model Minority
Mon, October 13, 2008 • 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM • Follett's Intellectual Properties
The Center for Asian American Studies (CAAS) hosts co-author, Rosalind Chou.
She will be reading passages from her book "The Myth of the Model Minority: Asian Americans Facing Racism" which challenges the idea that most Asian Americans are relatively untouched by racism or focused on issues related to equity. Based on field interviews nationwide, the book describes the Asian American experience in schools, colleges, the workplace and public discourse