Association for Asian American Studies

Welcome to our virtual Association for Asian American Studies booth, where we’ve collected our new books and conference discount to share with you during this year’s meeting, April 14-16, 2022.

 

We are pleased to offer AAAS members a 30% discount on all orders to US addresses placed through June 3rd, 2022. Enter promo code WAAAS22 at checkout through our website or by calling 1-800-537-5487.

 

Our acquisitions editors are eager to connect with current and prospective authors about new projects and book proposals. They have been working to transition their usual in-person conference appointments to virtual meetings by phone or Zoom. If you have a project you’d like to discuss, please get in touch with one of our editors:

 

Mike Baccam, Acquisitions Editor, mbaccam@uw.edu

Asian American studies, western US history, critical ethnic studies

 

Larin McLaughlin, Editorial Director, lmclaugh@uw.edu

Critical ethnic studies; American studies; women’s, gender, and sexuality studies; Native and Indigenous studies

 

We’ve curated a selection of our new and noteworthy books below, and you can find additional titles here.

New in Asian American Studies

New Women of Empire

New Women of Empire

Gendered Politics and Racial Uplift in Interwar Japanese America

Chrissy Yee Lau

$30.00

Paperback

206 Pages

Seattle from the Margins

Seattle from the Margins

Exclusion, Erasure, and the Making of a Pacific Coast City

Megan Asaka

$29.95

Hardcover

272 Pages

Uncle Rico

Uncle Rico's Encore

Mostly True Stories of Filipino Seattle

Peter Bacho

$24.95

Hardcover

224 Pages

Contemporary Asian American Activism

Contemporary Asian American Activism

Building Movements for Liberation

Diane C. Fujino, Robyn Magalit Rodriguez

$30.00

Paperback

336 Pages

Awake in the River and Shedding Silence

Awake in the River and Shedding Silence

Janice Mirikitani, Juliana Chang

$24.95

Paperback

272 Pages

Love Your Asian Body

Love Your Asian Body

AIDS Activism in Los Angeles

Eric C. Wat

$29.95

Paperback

304 Pages

Dancing Transnational Feminisms

Dancing Transnational Feminisms

Ananya Dance Theatre and the Art of Social Justice

Ananya Chatterjea, Hui Niu Wilcox, Alessandra Lebea Williams, D. Soyini Madison, Piya Chatterjee

$30.00

Paperback

306 Pages

Racial Erotics

Racial Erotics

Gay Men of Color, Sexual Racism, and the Politics of Desire

C. Winter Han

$30.00

Paperback

248 Pages

Reppin

Reppin'

Pacific Islander Youth and Native Justice

Keith L. Camacho

$30.00

Paperback

288 Pages

Pure Land in the Making

Pure Land in the Making

Vietnamese Buddhism in the US Gulf South

Allison J. Truitt

$30.00

Paperback

226 Pages

Becoming Nisei

Becoming Nisei

Japanese American Urban Lives in Prewar Tacoma

Lisa M. Hoffman, Mary L. Hanneman

$29.95

Paperback

312 Pages

The Unsung Great

The Unsung Great

Stories of Extraordinary Japanese Americans

Greg Robinson

$29.95

Paperback

312 Pages

Nisei Radicals

Nisei Radicals

The Feminist Poetics and Transformative Ministry of Mitsuye Yamada and Michael Yasutake

Diane C. Fujino

$29.95

Paperback

272 Pages

The Ends of Kinship

The Ends of Kinship

Connecting Himalayan Lives between Nepal and New York

Sienna R. Craig, Padma Kaimal, K. Sivaramakrishnan, Anand A. Yang

$30.00

Paperback

304 Pages

One Left

One Left

A Novel

Kim Soom, Bruce Fulton, Ju-Chan Fulton, Bonnie Oh

$19.95

Paperback

224 Pages

Eat a Bowl of Tea

Eat a Bowl of Tea

Louis Chu, Fae Myenne Ng, Jeffery Paul Chan

$22.95

Paperback

296 Pages

Troubling Borders

Troubling Borders

An Anthology of Art and Literature by Southeast Asian Women in the Diaspora

Isabelle Thuy Pelaud, Lan Duong, Mariam B. Lam, Kathy L. Nguyen

$35.00

Paperback

296 Pages

Aiiieeeee!

Aiiieeeee!

An Anthology of Asian American Writers

Frank Chin, Jeffery Paul Chan, Lawson Fusao Inada, Shawn Wong, Tara Fickle

$24.95

Paperback

368 Pages

Pangs of Love and Other Writings

Pangs of Love and Other Writings

David Wong Louie, Viet Thanh Nguyen, King-Kok Cheung

$22.95

Paperback

296 Pages

Asian American Feminisms and Women of Color Politics

Asian American Feminisms and Women of Color Politics

Lynn Fujiwara, Shireen Roshanravan, Piya Chatterjee

$30.00

Paperback

320 Pages