• Show Notes

In this Bonus from Stay Tuned, novelist Viet Thanh Nguyen and social scientist Janelle Wong talk to Preet about the importance of Asian American representation in popular culture, including in the cult 2004 comedy Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle

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REFERENCES: 

  • Viet Thanh Nguyen, “Asian-Americans Need More Movies, Even Mediocre Ones,” New York Times, 8/21/2018
  • Lewis Beale, “With ‘Harold & Kumar,’ Asian Americans break stereotypes,” Washington Post, 10/27/2011
  • Angelika Albaladejo, “Harnessing the Asian American Vote,” Capital & Main, 2/20/2020 

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Asian American Life and Death (with Viet Thanh Nguyen and Janelle Wong)