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Building Asian American Studies across the Community College Classroom
Soniya Munshi , CUNY Research Foundation, Manhattan Community College
Grant details: https://securegrants.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=AE-248013-16
Building Asian American Studies across the Community College Classroom (Web Resources)
Title: Building Asian American Studies across the Community College Classroom
Author: Soniya Munshi
Author: Jennifer Hayashida
Author: Caroline Hong
Author: Linta Varghese
Author: Keith Miyake
Abstract: Building Asian American Studies across the Community College Classroom is a program to expand the teaching of Asian American Studies in community college classrooms across humanities disciplines. The program will begin with a Faculty Development Summer Institute for CUNY Community College Faculty and will be followed by a monthly public Colloquium in Asian American Studies at BMCC in the 2016-17 academic year.
Primary URL: https://buildingaas.commons.gc.cuny.edu/
Primary URL Description: This website contains a description of our project, schedule for the Summer Institute, reading list, and speaker bios/photos. Although some of the readings are housed in a restricted area, most of the materials that we are using for this project are publicly accessible.
Secondary URL: https://buildingaas.commons.gc.cuny.edu/collaborative-teaching-resources/
Secondary URL Description: This page of the website is devoted to collaborative teaching resources that may be useful for educators who want to teach in/about Asian American communities. The project organizers and participants will be working, over the course of the year, to collaboratively catalog texts and resources, along with teaching materials (e.g. syllabi, modules, assignments)-- all of these materials will be housed in a publicly accessible Google Drive folder (link on this page).