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Un-Containing Asian/Americanness: Being Sites of Struggle Here, There, and Elsewhere

This is part two in a collection of five imperfectly scribbled parts. For contextual grounding, please visit the landing page.

“Anti-Asian racism isn’t un-American — it’s quintessentially American. You can’t kill millions of Asians across the Pacific for a whole ass century in the name of America and then out of nowhere say that anti-Asian racism is un-American. That’s just lying.”

Though my originating stories on this land begin with enslavement, my creation stories do not. My memory will remain longer than my lifespan.

Remember that? We’re free now — here, there, elsewhere.



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