Asian Representation in the Media - LIB100/201 Approved!
Date and TimeTuesday, February 12, 2013
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
- Kirkhof Center » RM 2263
Christine Vo, vice president of Multicultural Greek Council, and planning chair of Delta Phi Lambda Sorority Although the entertainment industry continues to evolve, the image of Asians in mainstream media have persistently remained restrictive. Limited and unbalanced portrayals of Asians have traditionally been the norm despite good intentions of producers and filmmakers. These stereotypical images often have been catalyzed by those with a limited understanding of Asians. This discussion focuses on restrictive media portrayals of eastern and southeastern Asians in America and avenues that are left to be fulfilled.