by Archy Jamjun
When in high school, Archy and his Thai family get into a fight about him dating a black girl. Years later, when Archy came out to his mother, he finds that his mother’s racial attitudes have conveniently changed.
- What kind of discussions about race have you had with your family?
- Have you ever dated outside of your “race” and how did your family feel about it?
- How do you react when you feel like someone is being racist or spreading racist ideas?
Network TV Show: Fresh Off the Boat
The Namesake by Jumpia Lahiri
The Kitchen God’s Wife by Amy Tan
- Asian American/Asians
- Crossing Cultures
- Family and Childhood
- Stereotypes and Discrimination