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 6–8, 2023, in Long Beach, CA.

 

We are pleased to offer AAAS members a 30% discount on all orders to US addresses placed through May 31, 2023. Enter promo code WAAAS23 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

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

Surviving the Sanctuary City

Surviving the Sanctuary City

Asylum-Seeking Work in Nepali New York

Tina Shrestha

$30.00

Paperback

242 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

Love Your Asian Body

Love Your Asian Body

AIDS Activism in Los Angeles

Eric C. Wat

$29.95

Paperback

304 Pages

Contemporary Asian American Activism

Contemporary Asian American Activism

Building Movements for Liberation

Diane C. Fujino, Robyn Magalit Rodriguez

$30.00

Paperback

336 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

Awake in the River and Shedding Silence

Awake in the River and Shedding Silence

Janice Mirikitani, Juliana Chang

$24.95

Paperback

272 Pages

Racial Erotics

Racial Erotics

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

C. Winter Han

$30.00

Paperback

248 Pages

The Unsung Great

The Unsung Great

Stories of Extraordinary Japanese Americans

Greg Robinson

$29.95

Paperback

312 Pages

Picture Bride

Picture Bride

A Novel

Yoshiko Uchida, Elena Tajima Creef

$19.95

Paperback

256 Pages

Reppin

Reppin'

Pacific Islander Youth and Native Justice

Keith L. Camacho

$30.00

Paperback

288 Pages

Nisei Radicals

Nisei Radicals

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

Diane C. Fujino

$30.00

Paperback

272 Pages