Announcements Conferences

CAALS-sponsored panels at AAAS 2024

AAAS 2024
April 25-27, 2024 in Seattle, WA

Please support these exciting CAALS sponsored panels at AAAS this year.

Thursday, April 25 at 2:45pm – 4:15pm
T74. Re-Thinking Asian American Literary Criticism in the 2020s
VENUE: Kirkland


Aline Lo, Colorado College

Binod Paudyal, University of Maryland

Cherise Fung, University of Wisconsin

Nabiha Mansoor, University of Wisconsin

Anthony Kim, University of California, Los Angeles

Co-Chairs: Michele Janette, Kansas State University & Na-Rae Kim, University of Connecticut

Friday April 26 at 8:15-9:45am.
F3. Emotional Asians: Theorizing the Affective Landscapes of Asian America After 2020
Venue: Ballard


Jewel Pereyra, Harvard University
Inhospitable Affects: Eisa Jocson’s Corponomy and the Performing Filipina Body

Susan Thananopavarn, Duke University
The Story Politic: Envy and Racial Impersonation in R.F. Kuang’s Yellowface

Jennifer Cho, University of Maryland, College Park
Kimchi Blues and Jolly Pong: Emotional Eating in Tastes Like War and Crying in H Mart

Min Kyung Boo, Temple University
Politics of Disidentification: Jealousy and Antagonism in Elaine Hsieh Chou’s Disorientation

Chair: Leland Tabares, Colorado College