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Dartmouth College Asian American Studies Resources
A list of resources compiled by Dartmouth College's Asian American Studies department. Includes national organizations, art, culture, and literature, academic journals, advocacy, and history and research sites.

Committee Against Asian American Violence

An all volunteer-run organization that has produced print magazines and online content since 2003. A news and culture magazine, media outlet, and community partner that illuminates Asian America through investigative features on the cultural and political trends shaping the fastest-growing population in the country. 

Asian American Justice Center
AAJC advocates for the Asian American community fighting for civil rights through education, litigation, and public policy advocacy. They serve to empower communities by bringing local and national constituencies together and ensuring Asian Americans are able to participate fully in our democracy.

Asian American Writer's Workshop
Creates, publishes, develops and disseminates creative writing by Asian Americans, and provides an alternative literary arts space at the intersection of migration, race, and social justice.

Media Action Network for Asian Americans

South Asian Women's Network
SAWN brings together women leaders, parliamentarians, academicians, experts, activists and media representatives from nine countries : Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. SWAN coordinates its activities through eight sectoral networks, also called SWANs, respectively dealing with the Environment; Arts and Literature; Women in Peacemaking; Health, Nutrition and Food Sovereignty; Education; Crafts and Textiles; Finance, Livelihoods and Entrepreneurship Development; and Women in Media.

Asian American Feminist Collective
Through public events and resources, this group seeks to provide spaces for identity exploration, political education, community building, and advocacy. From their website: "We engage in intersectional feminist politics grounded within our communities, including those whose backgrounds encompass East, Southeast, and South Asian, Pacific Islander, multi-ethnic and diasporic Asian identities."

Asian American Feminism
From the Center for digital discourse and culture at Virginia Tech University that includes overview information on aesthetics history, literature and politics.

Organization of Chinese Americans (OCA-Asian Pacific Americans)
Non-profit dedicated to advancing the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs).

Southeast Asia Resource Center (SEARAC)
A national civil rights organization that empowers Cambodian, Laotian, and Vietnamese American communities to create a socially just and equitable society.

Cornell University's Japanese American Relocation Centers Records: A Student Digital Exhibition
Select primary documents from the Japanese American Relocation Centers Records accompanied by student historical analysis. This digital exhibition is part of a class project from two Cornell University courses taught by Dr. Chrissy Yee Lau, including Introduction to Asian American History and Asian American Women’s History.

Asian American Studies
Contains links to resources such as journals, archives, historical resources, associations, arts, literatures, and departments. Site maintained by the University of California at Santa Barbara.

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