Past Speaker NewsAsian in America by Jenny Dorsey (CTM 06) Asian in America is a symbolic exhibition and 6-course dinner experience that explores the complex narrative of the Asian American identity through food and drink, virtual reality, spoken word and poetry.
To kick off the first Lunar New Year of the decade (!!), Studio ATAO will be hosting a special rendition of Asian in America on Thursday, January 23rd at the Japanese American National Museum in historic Little Tokyo in downtown Los Angeles.
"That's how much of an impact [Asian Americans] make in the shopping world and they realize not only are we buying more online, we are the ones who are influencing online [...] The fact that we're showing that we care, they have to care about us so remember the next time you [...] dress how you want to dress and that company will be like "Oh Asians like us, we need to start marketing towards them... we need to start making things for them"
We created Crushing The Myth to share Asian American stories and perspectives with a global audience, as well as, connect Asian Americans and allies to each other. Because Asian America today is more than just the “Model Minority” label.