Media/Public relations

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•Interviewed by NYLON Magazine for its article, “The Meaning behind The Black Panther’s Massive Success in Asia March 20, 2018.


(For book Imperial Citizens)

• Interviewed by “Korea and the World,” a Seoul-based podcast. May 31, 2016. Korea and the World

• Interviewed for/quoted in South Korean English-language magazine, Groove Korea, “Korea’s Black Racism Epidemic.” February 11, 2014. \”Korea\’s Black Racism Epidemic\”

• Interview guest on “New America Now” national radio program, New America Media. Aired July 10 & 12, 2009. [mp3]

• Interview guest on Radio Korea (Atlanta), largest Korean American radio station in United States, August 13, 2008.

• Featured in full page spread in The Korea Times, largest-circulation Korean American newspaper in United States, April 19, 2008. link


• Interview guest on SoCal Public Radio 89.3 KPCC, “Take Two with A. Martinez.” April 28, 2017 (25th Anniversary of LA “Riots”)

• Compared survey data on attitudes between/among LA’s racial groups. Published April 20, 2017.

• Blogged critique of news depictions of Black American-Asian American ‘conflict’ in West Baltimore. Posted May 25, 2015. link

• Blogged about sitcom Fresh Off the Boat’s renewal and implications for model minority-foreigner stereotype. Posted May 19, 2015. link

• Blogged about the nature and potential effect of race-gender stereotypes of Kim Jong Il on Asian American men (and women) writ large. Posted June 16, 2009. link

• Quoted in New America Media news story about Asian Americans and the environment.  Published May 15, 2009. link

• Faculty expert in “Never Perfect” documentary on Asian eyelid surgery (by Regina Park). Single Drop Films, 2007. link