May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Month


WEBSITES:

Library of Congress

https://asianpacificheritage.gov/

U.S. Census

https://www.census.gov/newsroom/facts-for-features/2021/asian-american-pacific-islander.html

National Park Service

https://www.nps.gov/subjects/npscelebrates/asian-american-pacific-islander-heritage-month.htm

National Archives

https://www.archives.gov/news/topics/asian-pacific-american-heritage-month

PBS

https://www.pbs.org/specials/asian-pacific-american-heritage-month/

The White House

https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions/2021/04/30/a-proclamation-on-asian-american-and-native-hawaiian-pacific-islander-heritage-month-2021/

 

BOOKS IN THE PHCC LIBRARY

Srikanth, Rajini, The world next door: South Asian American literature and the idea of America

Dhingra, Pawan Managing multicultural lives: Asian American professional and the challenge of multiple identities

Chan, Sucheng Chinese American transnationalism: the flow of people, resources, and ideas between China and American during the exclusion era.

 Edwards, Carol A. Perspectives on Asian American and Pacific Islanders

Strathern, Andrew Oceania: an introduction to the cultures and identities of Pacific Islanders

Howe, K.R. Vaka moana: voyages of the ancestors: the discovery and settlement of the Pacific

Clark, Doug Bock, The last whalers: three years in the far Pacific with a courageous tribe and a vanishing way of life

Harstad, Cheryl, Island fire: an anthology of literature from Hawaii