Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Rockefeller Hall, 429
Dr. Danielle Wong, Asian American Studies, Cornell University
Danielle received her Bachelor of Journalism from Ryerson University, and her M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in English from McMaster University. Prior to completing the Ph.D., she worked as a journalist for several Canadian news outlets, including The Hamilton Spectator and the Toronto Star. She has also published scholarly articles on race, new media, labor and immigration. Her teaching and research interests include race, gender, new media and concepts of “inorganic” Asianness. Danielle moved to Ithaca from Hamilton, ON, where she worked with her neighbors to organize anti-racist, housing justice and tenants coalitions. She is currently a Postdoctoral Associate in the Asian American Studies Program at Cornell.