Tag: United Asian Association

UAA hosts lively Asian Expo

Ramapo’s United Asian Association (UAA) hosted its annual Asian Expo on Tuesday in Friends Hall. The walls were decorated with flags from various Asian countries and the room was illuminated with red lighting. There were various booths including a henna stand where people could get small designs on their hands. […]

Film and Television Continue to Whitewash Asian Roles

Photo courtesy of Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Wikipedia Several recent films featuring white actors in Asian roles have generated controversy, as critics point to the casting decisions as evidence of whitewashing. “It's problematic,” said David Oh, a professor of media and communications at Ramapo College, “because it […]