Jay Caspian Kang on Asian American History and Identity
Today we explored the question of what it means to be Asian American. Specifically, whether it makes sense to have a single marker of identity for that broad group of people hailing from a huge portion of the Earth’s landmass and how they fit into a nation that has a longstanding binary of Black and white. We talked about it Jay Caspian Kang, who writes about the topic in his new book, The Loneliest Americans.
Jay Caspian Kang • @jaycaspiankang
Author, The Loneliest Americans | Writer, New York Times Opinion | Co-host, Time To Say Goodbye podcast
some book promo: wanted to highlight a few reviews and conversations around THE LONELIEST AMERICANS. Each one has made me think very hard. First, is this recent piece by @summerkimlee in @LAReviewofBooks. https://t.co/PGXvPbGYdl— kang (@jaycaspiankang) December 13, 2021
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