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The completely optional theme for the 2nd Asian Women Blog Carnival is....


I particularly want to encourage Central and Near Asian women to post, and to also note that I'd love as many Asian women's voices as possible, for all definitions of "Asian" and of "women."

The theme came from some noodling here and here, and I really apologize for the title! I figure it is probably pithier than "hyphenates and sourcelanders and diasporas and being a minority Asian in a majority Asian country and majority Asian countries and minority Asian countries and third culture kids and thoughts about being refugees, immigrants, expats, nth generation, FOBs*, about generational gaps and cultural expectations and growing up in one place and then another and speaking one language at home and one outside and and and."

Submissions due 1 June your local time, and the issue will go up a few days after.

ETA: Future hosts still needed! Please contact [personal profile] ciderpress if you'd like to host.

* I use this as someone who is proud to be a FOB and dislikes any mockery of fobbishness. Also, if you aren't one, don't use it.

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Wed, Apr. 22nd, 2009 07:27 pm (UTC)
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Here via [personal profile] ciderpress, and YAY! :D Will see what I can come up with for this round.

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Wed, May. 13th, 2009 01:40 am (UTC)
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well, i have one link so far- on language and appropriation: a story told backward- and will most likely be back with more! :)

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Tue, Jun. 2nd, 2009 04:00 am (UTC)
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i was going to write something new, but i figured that an older entry would serve better than my procrastinating self this time around. *g* I have no words for this.


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