May 1 2020

Yellow Peril & COVID-19 Teach-In

May 1, 2020

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM


Virtually, RSVP Rquired


Chicago, IL 60612

Yellow gradiend background with a red bar on the right side of the poster. Includes 4 profile pictures of the panalists.

Join students for an interactive teach-in contextualizing the rise in anti-Asian violence amid COVID-19 within the long history of anti-Asian racism. Learn how the Asian American student movement emerged from transnational, multiracial struggles that continues today through UIC Asian and Asian American student activism. A discussion centering student voices and experiences will follow.

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Anna Guevarra, Founding Director and Associate Professor of Global Asian Studies.

Michael Jin, Assistant Professor of Global Asian Studies and History

Gayatri Reddy, CCSAA Co-Chari and Associate Professor of Gender and Women's Studies and Anthropology

Karen Su, Project Director of UIC AANAPISI Intiative and Clinical Assistant Professor of Global Asian Studies


Global Asian Studies

Date posted

Apr 25, 2020

Date updated

Apr 25, 2020