BuzzFeed’s Susan Cheng on the State of AAPI Pop Culture

It’s been nearly a year since we were hit with the double whammy of Tilda Swinton and Scarlett Johannson. Now with Iron Fist and Ghost in the Shell just around the corner, we’re joined by BuzzFeed News’ entertainment reporter Susan Cheng to let us know where Asian Americans currently stand in the greater pop cultural landscape.

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NYCC 2014: We’re Gonna Need A Bigger Boat…

Hello Everyone! My name is Raphael, and I’ll be a regular contributor here at The Nerds of Color! New York Comic-Con may have ended a week ago, but here are my thoughts after attending my eighth NYCC.

I’ve been going since its inception, but this was my first as a civilian — working the Midtown Comics booth for the last six years — and it’s definitely a different experience (the lines). The one positive is that since they decided to stick to the current layout (with the Show Floor on the main floor, autographing and panels downstairs, Artist Alley in Javits North) for the last couple years.

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EXCLUSIVE: Strength in NUMBERS Featuring JKEY by Jaeil Cho

Before you peep the latest album cover, head on over to BuzzFeed and check out these 21 Asian American music artists that CHOPS says you need to know. They may have something in common with some of the artists on Strength in NUMBERS. Just a hunch.

And now, the latest Strength in NUMBERS album cover features NYC-based manager/journalist/rapper JKEY illustrated by his brother, Flushing-based artist Jaeil Cho.

After the jump, download a high-resolution jpeg of the latest Strength in NUMBERS alternate album cover. Just right-click on the image and save.

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