Over 200 photographs in black and white and color, including Corky's most well known images and some never before seen, set in historical and social context
Edited by Asian American scholar Mae Ngai and photographer Chee Wang Ng, and with a foreword by Hua Hsu
Guest essays and comments from Alan Chin, Renee Tajima-Peña, Helen Zia, Akemi Kochiyama, David Henry Hwang, Ai Weiwei, Vivek Bald, and more.
FOR CORKY LEE'S ASIAN AMERICA
"Corky Lee's remarkable images demonstrate how crucial it is to make sure that Asian Amerians are seen, first and foremost, by themselves."
--Viet Thanh Nguyen, author of A Man of Two Faces
"What a fantastic celebration of both the documented and the documenter! To see Asian American history as it was made, and to feel the power of witness--this is the tribute to Corky Lee that he amply deserves."
--Gish Jen, author of Thank You, Mr. Nixon
"Corky Lee's Asian America... will change the way we look at American history."
--Cathy Park Hong, author of Minor Feelings