Karen O and the Evolution of Asian American Identity

As a child growing up in Hawai’i, the term “closed off” was an understatement. ┬áMy island bubble, the capitol of both slipper-wearing and of Asian and Polynesian dominance; fighting the juxtaposition of being a part of the United States and somehow existing culturally separate for so long, perhaps (definitely) led to my teenage-Asian American-Pacific Islander […]