The Yellow Pages -- Asian-American
Activism, Legal Issues, and Politics | Art | Clearinghouses | Culture
| Literature | Non-Profit Organizations | Professional and Commercial Organizations
Asian American Studies Center
- AASC provides research,
archives, and journals about political issues.
HFJ: The Asian
- World Cultures Internet Resources
- WCIR has a good selection of
general resources including an archive of fine arts, sites on the human languages, and the
Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago.
Asian American Studies Resources
- UC--Irvine's collection of
- The granddaddy jumpsite for
Asian American Internet info, including a fairly comprehensive set of web pages for both
individuals and organizations. A good "start here" site for anyone looking for
Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander info.
Asian American Resources
- This is a comprehensive list
of Asian American URLs; includes student organizations, magazines, educational resources,
cultural and social material, and much more.
The Hmong Home Page
- A collection of resources
relating to Hmong and Southeast Asian history, culture, language, and current events.
Includes media contacts, information on travel and study in Southeast Asia, and some nice
Anagram Literary Journal
- A publication out of Johns
Hopkins University, Anagram Literary Journal is "dedicated to issues, instances, and
circumstances of Asian American culture." This site, in a visually sophisticated
frames version, archives past issues with interesting articles.
- The Asian American Writer's Workshop
- AAWW is a New York-based
non-profit site dedicated to the creation, publication and distribution of Asian American
literature by forming a national network of writers, readers, editors, and publishers.
NLA Asian Collections
- Hosted from the National
Library of Australia, this site details the Library's holdings in various Asian subjects
such as language and regional collections. While it is interesting to survey the Library's
500,000+ holdings (and useful in terms of compiling a rudimentary bibliography), the site
also provides "Coinciding Resources" which may prove helpful to the researcher.
South Asian American Literature
- Created by the student Manish
Vij, this cozy site informally reviews South Asian American Literature. A good site for
anyone interested in, but not knowledgeable about, South Asian American Literature.
- This site provides an overall introduction to Asian American literature
through the exploration of the major accomplishments of Asian American writers.
American Literature A Online Research Guide
- This reference guide provides a list of journals, web sites and texts
relevant to the study of Asian American literature.
Asian American Exchange
- Although this is an
organization designed to promote interaction between Asian Americans in Chicago, there is
lots here for general Asian American reference. This is also a good model for establishing
a virtual community center.
Asian American Network
- National Japanese American Historical Society
- The NJAHs was established in
1980 and includes projects, services, publications, and related links for Japanese
American interested in tracing their heritage.
- Organization of Chinese Americans
- Founded in 1973, the OCA is a
non-profit organization "dedicated to securing the rights of Chinese Americans and
Asian American citizens and permanent residents through legislative and policy inititaves
at all levels of the government."
- Asia's premier business
magazine with goodies for the fiscally minded.
June 20, 2002