Articles on "Adoption of Asian Children," "Amerasians and Multiracial Asian Americans," "Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965," "Interracial Marriages, "Second-Generation Identity," "Youth Gangs," and "Asian Americans and Work" in , edited by John Rowan. Quoted by the Springfield Republican,"Donald Trump’s Proposal to Halt Muslim Immigration Unprecedented, But Rooted in History" article by Shannon Young, December 13, 2015.
Cited by the , "For Asian-American Couples, a Tie That Binds" article by Rachel L. Invited Speaker, "Asian American Stereotypes and the Illusion of Colorblindness," The Westminster Schools, Atlanta GA, October 1, 2010. However, it's been my experience over the years that unless people speak Vietnamese, chances are they will mispronounce my name.
At the same time, I have chosen to include it on my site for the following reasons: You must have put a huge amount of time into creating Asian-Nation.
Yes, it took quite a bit of time to do the research, writing, find pictures, and to write all the HTML code myself.
Invited Speaker, "Bridging Asian, American, and Asian American Identities in the 21st Century," Syracuse University, NY, April 16, 2010. "Virtually Asian: The Social Construction of Identity Through Internet Media," presented at the annual meeting of the What exactly does 'C. To make a long story short, up until the 9th grade, I went by just my first name, Cuong.
Invited Speaker, "History, Segregation, and Inclusion: The Meaning and Consequences of Ethnic Solidarity," Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, May 7, 2009. However, everybody pronounced it "Quong." I got tired of that and because I wanted to just "fit in" like everyone else, from 9th grade until I graduate from college, I went by the American name "Sean." But after I started studying political science and sociology in college and learned that being Vietnamese and Asian American wasn't a source of embarrassment or shame but of strength and inspiration, I realized that "Sean" didn't reflect my rediscovered ethnic identity anymore. Because I saw that there was a critical need for Asian Americans to represent ourselves in mainstream American society, rather than allowing others to represent us however they wanted.
As such, he is the creator of Asian-Nation: The Landscape of Asian America, an information resource on the historical, political, demographic, and cultural issues that affect today's diverse Asian American population. I also have secondary research interests in cross-national comparisons of socioeconomic assimilation among Vietnamese diasporic communities in the U. Profiled by The Chronicle of Higher Education, "An 'Indefinite' Adjunct Sees Progress, and Tensions, at His University" video segment by Greg Kahn and Rose Engelland, October 1, 2013. "'If I Wanted to Be Around Lots of Chinese, I Would Just Stay in China’: Motivations of Chinese Students to Study in the U.
The more information and the more perspectives there are about our history, culture, and issues, the better.
Isn't it true that they have very little in common with East Asian ethnic groups such as the Chinese and Japanese?
Racial identity and categories are notoriously difficult issues to try to resolve.
He has been interviewed and quoted by media outlets such as the New York Times, CNN, the Associated Press, the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, PBS, and the U. S., Canada, France, and Australia, along with analyzing the sociological contexts of anti-communist political activities of Vietnamese Americans. "Building Cultural Bridges and Supporting Prospective Asian Students at U. Interviewed by CNN, "Behind Asian Americans' Low Unemployment" video segment by Zain Asher, August 12, 2013. “Reframing the Image: Asian American Activism Against Yellowface and Whitewashing in Hollywood Movies,” presented at the annual meeting of the , Williamstown, MA, May 4, 2016. S.," presented at the annual meeting of the , University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA, February 19, 2011.
Research Associate (January 2000 to July 2002) Center for Technology in Government, Albany, NY Administrative Coordinator (September 1998 to November 1998) National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, New York, NY Le, C. Quoted by the Washington Post, "Familiar Ad Trope: Pairing White Men and Asian American Women" article by Paul Farhi, September 28, 2012. Invited Panelist, "The Roar over Amy Chua, Tiger Mom," Smith College, Northampton MA, February 10, 2011. is just the first and middle initials of my full name, Cuong Nguyen Le.I really wanted to go back to using "Cuong" but I didn't want everybody constantly mispronouncing it, so I compromised and now go by my first and middle initials. I want to directly educate people about the Asian American experience myself instead of having them rely on distorted portrayals and ignorant stereotypes.