January 8th, 2012
Dong Huong, Rue Louis Bonnet, XI arr. If anything, this project has turned me into a racial profiler. I've become overly aware of all the Asian people in Paris, first filtering the Asian tourists out from the French Asians, and then the the Chinese...
December 21st, 2011
Supermarché, Rue au Maire, IIIe arr. Rather than listen to their mother and greet the butcher properly, the two litte kids chanted with endless excitement, "Bon-sieur, Bon-sieur," instead of "Bonjour, Monsieur." However, their pleading faces...
December 20th, 2011
As a US citizen, growing up in California, I never really thought about the fact that my parents came from other countries. My mom, though Chinese, resided in Vietnam and Hong Kong before moving to CA at 14 with 11 of her family members. My dad on...
Thanks to the At&T New Media Fellowship, I will be traveling to France this winter break to make a photo documentary on the Chinese immigrant experience in Paris. This work will be part of my senior capstone project in Development Studies.