Association for Asian American Studies

Welcome to our virtual landing page for the Association for Asian American Studies conference. We would like to highlight our new books and share our conference discount during this year’s meeting, April 25–27, 2024, in Seattle, WA.

 

We are pleased to offer AAAS members a 30% discount on all orders to US addresses placed through May 31, 2024. Enter promo code WAAAS24 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. If you have a project you’d like to discuss, please get in touch with Mike Baccam at mbaccam@uw.edu.

 

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

New in Asian American Studies

Island X

Island X

Taiwanese Student Migrants, Campus Spies, and Cold War Activism

Wendy Cheng

$30.00

Paperback

270 Pages

Transpacific, Undisciplined

Transpacific, Undisciplined

Lily Wong, Christopher B. Patterson, Chien-ting Lin

$30.00

Paperback

264 Pages

Dancer Dawkins and the California Kid

Dancer Dawkins and the California Kid

Willyce Kim, Eunsong Kim

$19.95

Paperback

170 Pages

The Unknown Great

The Unknown Great

Stories of Japanese Americans at the Margins of History

Greg Robinson, Jonathan van Harmelen

$30.00

Paperback

276 Pages

Exiled to Motown

Exiled to Motown

A Community History of Japanese Americans in Detroit

Scott Kurashige

$30.00

Paperback

316 Pages

Resisting the Nuclear

Resisting the Nuclear

Art and Activism across the Pacific

Elyssa Faison, Alison Fields, Laura Kina

$35.00

Paperback

344 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

Contemporary Asian American Activism

Contemporary Asian American Activism

Building Movements for Liberation

Diane C. Fujino, Robyn Magalit Rodriguez

$30.00

Paperback

336 Pages

Surviving the Sanctuary City

Surviving the Sanctuary City

Asylum-Seeking Work in Nepali New York

Tina Shrestha

$30.00

Paperback

242 Pages

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

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

Love Your Asian Body

Love Your Asian Body

AIDS Activism in Los Angeles

Eric C. Wat

$29.95

Paperback

304 Pages