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Space Monkey: A Graphic Novel by Tenaya Lee Izu

Tenaya Izu’s graphic novel Space Monkey narrates a world where subjects are incarcerated, forced to labor, and subject to medical experiments without full knowledge.

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Librarians and Archivists to Palestine

We recently spoke to Vani Natarajan, a librarian at Barnard College in New York City, about her trip as part of a delegation of librarians and archivists to Palestine. The librarians and archivists’ solidarity statement details how they respected the call for boycott, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) against Israel during their visit.

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Dreams: True Love Waits – A Graphic Novel by Tenaya Izu

Dream: True Love Waits, a graphic novel by Tenaya Lee Izu This graphic novel features line drawings and magenta-toned self-portraits of the author mixed in with comic book panels telling the dream-like story of two friends as they navigate their relationships with men, their city, and each other.

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Black border and hands detail

Hands & Feet by Kalina Yingnan Deng

Kalina Yingnan Deng, a 1.5 generation Mississippi native by way of Beijing, China, studies political and social thought at Wellesley College. Her work ‘Hands & Feet’ is a reflection of her experience as an immigrant and Asian female navigating both the conservative American South as well as liberal New England.

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Barnard College welcoming two new Asian students

Barnard College Archives by Yooni Kim

by Yooni Kim

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Surah Al-kawther: Abundance (Quran 108) on sand-colored panel

Islamic Art by Sarosh Arif

Artist Information:  Sarosh Arif Barnard College, Class of 2013 Acrylic Art on Stretched Canvas

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Women in saris in line

Her Words: A Merger of Art and Women’s Empowerment by Monica Jahan Bose

“The women of Katakhali are so confident and resilient.  They are truly inspiring.   We have a lot to learn from the people of this remote village.” 

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Man smokes cigarette in grassy field

ASIAMARX by An Rong Xu

Artist Statement This work is about a journey of love, a journey of sacrifice, and a journey of hope. This is about one of America’s oldest ethnic communities, the Chinese­Americans.

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