April 13, 2007

Deconstructing the Model Minority

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Is “white-washed” a compliment to you?
Asians: Robots or Human Beings?
Why are Asians pitted AGAINST other minorities?
Are Asians taking all the Engineering Jobs?
Have you been Fetishized?
Do you Fetishize Asians?
Are Asians Capable of Political Activism?
Do Asians Care about Anything other than Money, Status, and Career?

Join us for a Panel Discussion on the Asian American “Model Minority” Myth !

Location: McGraw 165 Auditorium

Panel discussants, including faculty from various ethnic studies departments, will give their perspectives on the “model minority” myth. A dynamic discussion with the audience will take place.

Please join us for an exciting, thought-provoking, and very important discussion! It has been long overdue that the Cornell community discuss this very pertinent and controversial issue!