• 10 RECENT BOOKS BY ASIAN AMERICAN POETS

    The Asian American poetry scene is booming. Not only are Asian American poets publishing new collections, but in some cases they’re also publishing prose. (And anytime a poet writes prose, it’s something to pay attention to!) While there are nearly 50 countries in Asia, Asian Americans often get lumped together into one supposedly homogenous group. […]

    Date: Oct 27, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • ‘Good-looking for an Asian’: how I shed white ideals of masculinity

    For a while, though rarely now as I get older, white women used to tell me I was “good-looking for an Asian”. I used to believe it myself. Until I moved to Korea when I was 23, visiting for the first time since my adoption at age two, I dated only white women. As an […]

    Date: Oct 27, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Asian Americans could play a crucial role in the 2020 election

    Asian Americans—a broad racial group that includes over 30 distinct ethnic subgroups—are the fastest-growing electorate in the country, and currently comprise nearly 5% of all American voters. Researchers believe the Asian American electorate could play a crucial role in the 2020 election: While still mostly concentrated in coastal urban areas such as New York City and […]

    Date: Oct 27, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Boston Asian American Film Festival a bridge for indie artists

    Like so many events this year, the Boston Asian American Film Festival opening Wednesday is a brand-new gig. “People in our community are living in intergenerational households with elderly people,” noted Susan Chinsen, founding director of BAAFF. “We’ve gone totally virtual this year out of consideration of COVID regulations for our staff members and audiences.” […]

    Date: Oct 20, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Asian-American voters are a growing voice in North Carolina

    NORTH CAROLINA — Asian-American voters are a growing voice in North Carolina. While not huge in numbers, it’s a block that may be large enough to change the outcome of some races. “In my experience as first-generation Chinese-American, I think it’s pretty common to keep from being politically engaged or to have a lot of […]

    Date: Oct 20, 2020 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Imprenta is one of the fastest growing companies in America.

    Ronald Wong, 49, learned his way around the political landscape as a senior staffer for California governor Gray Davis and an appointee in the Clinton administration. Today, his Pasadena, California-based marketing firm,Imprenta Communications Group, is leveraging that experience to help businesses, utilities, politicians, and nonprofits reach America’s consumers of color. –As told to Saki Knafo […]

    Date: Apr 22, 2019 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • The Global Economy is Upon Us!

    My friend recently bought a house — $2 million cash in San Marino, CA.  This is an all too frequent occurrence in San Marino.  Cash buyers, primarily from China, are coming in and driving up the local real estate costs.  My friend’s story is somewhat interesting as well.  He was born in Taiwan, raised and […]

    Date: Feb 06, 2014 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Remembering MLK’s Dream and Vision

    Posted on January 22, 2014 As Americans, most of us took a few moments to reflect on our day off about the legacy, dream and vision of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  As people of color in America, Dr. King’s dream of a color-blind society is particularly poignant for us.  Nearly 50 years have passed […]

    Date: Jan 22, 2014 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0