My alma mater Boston College has always been known for its white Irish Catholic identity. While there is nothing inherently wrong about this, the minorities like me often felt a bit out of place.
I’m encouraged that the Asian-American community at BC is expressing themselves in this new community art project, HYPHEN. Their Facebook page is here: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=106267756060851
Modeled after the Postsecret blog, submissions come in the form of postcards expressing aspects of the Asian-American experience, whether on-campus or off-campus. The submissions range from the comical to the downright inflammatory.
Here are some notable submissions so far: