Using the Simpsons to explain how #AsianAmericans are overlooked

[amazon text=Amazon&asin=1455585262] Jennifer Lee, a professor of sociology at Columbia University said Asians are often typecast as either high achieving model minorities or as service workers.

“Of course, there are Asian American cab drivers, Asian American deli owners, and there are Asian American scientists,” she said. “But there are also Asian American journalists, there are Asian American professors … we’re just more multifaceted, especially with the second generation.”

Source: Using the Simpsons to explain how Asian Americans are overlooked – Nov. 17, 2017

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