Representations of Asian Americans in Popular Media
Select one contemporary popular media text (i.e., film, TV series/episode, music video, comic, or novel from 2000 to present) that features Asian American and/or Pacific Islander characters. Write a 4-5-page essay that analyzes its representations of them Edward Said’s concept of Orientalism and queer of color critique as a guiding framework.
● How does the popular media text represent Asian American and/or Pacific Islanders in terms of race, gender, sexuality, and class?
● What historical tropes and popular stereotypes does the media text draw upon?
● How do such representations support and/or disrupt Orientalist logics?
● How might we use queer of color critique to analyze these representations?
Expectations: Y our paper should…
● have an organizing thesis and a logical structure in which you advance an argument about the
popular media text you have selected
● (briefly) define Orientalism and queer of color critique and demonstrate your understanding of it.
● include a brief plot summary of the film, TV series/episode, music video, etc., that you’ve
Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.
You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.Read more
Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.Read more
Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.Read more
Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.Read more
By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.Read more