Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

Debunking the Model Minority Myth

Date
May 07, 2022 @ 12:00 AM
Cost
Free
Organizer’s Site
pacificasiamuseum.usc.edu/exhibitions/online-exhibitions/debunking-the-model-minority-myth
Event Series Dates
Ongoing Program
Asian Americans are often stereotyped as studious, successful, smart — a model minority who excel in education and accomplish the “American Dream.” Despite its positive overtones, this stereotype is damaging for Asian Americans and other students of color. The model minority myth pits students of color against each other and ignores the reality of systemic racism that Asian Americans continue to encounter.

 

In response, USC Pacific Asia Museum has partnered with the USC Asian Pacific American Student Assembly, to collect stories from Asian and Pacific American students that deal with this stereotype every day. Included online are individual stories, told anonymously, to help debunk, the model minority myth.

Location

Online with the Pacific Asia Museum
Pasadena, CA United States
Phone:
626. 787.2680
Website:
View Venue Website

Upcoming Events

July 2 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, repeating until July 2, 2022

Avenue 50 Studio, 131 N Avenue 50
Los Angeles, CA 90042 United States
Free

“KAPWA: Communal Spirit”

Asia Photo Review and Mata Art Gallery are proud to present a visual art exhibition celebrating Kapwa, an Indigenous value …

July 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until July 10, 2022

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until July 10, 2022

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until July 10, 2022

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Kirk Douglas Theatre, 9820 Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232 United States
$30 – $75

TO T, OR NOT TO T A Comedic Trans Journey through (T)estosterone and Masculinity

In this hilariously intimate reflection on taking T(estosterone) and transitioning, award-winning storyteller meets stand-up comedian, D’Lo, invites you on his …

July 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until July 31, 2022

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until July 31, 2022

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until July 31, 2022

An event every day that begins at 6:30 pm, repeating until July 31, 2022

Ahmanson Theatre, 135 N. Grand Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
$40 – $175

DEAR EVAN HANSEN

Dear Evan Hansen tells the story of a young man with a social anxiety disorder who so yearns to make …

July 2 @ 4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until August 29, 2022

One event on August 26, 2022 at 4:00 pm

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until August 28, 2022

Santa Anita Park, 285 W. Huntington Dr.
Arcadia, CA 91007 United States
$6

626 Night Market

The original and largest Asian-inspired night market in the U.S., 626 Night Market features more than 250 food booths, merchandise, …

July 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until July 31, 2022

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until July 31, 2022

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until July 31, 2022

An event every day that begins at 6:30 pm, repeating until July 31, 2022

Ahmanson Theatre, 135 N. Grand Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
$40 – $175

DEAR EVAN HANSEN

Dear Evan Hansen tells the story of a young man with a social anxiety disorder who so yearns to make …

BE IN THE LOOP!

Receive notes about art, culture, and creativity in LA!


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Department of Cultural Affairs, 201 North Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90012, http://culturela.org. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact