September 29 Lecture Outline - READING: Kwon Dominant...

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September 29, 2011 AAS 120 Introduction to Asian American Popular Culture Lecture Outline Topic: Youth Culture and Style Defination of youth: 16-24 “Cool” as a style, object community Youth Culture, Style, and Pan-Ethnicity 1. Designate how multiple national, ethnic &cultural groups can be designated or choose to identify with a single term. 2. Asian American brings together a number of different ethnic & cultural group: who does it exclude
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Unformatted text preview: READING: Kwon Dominant visibility of Asian Americans and import scene of car subculture in Bay area Second-generation ideas of style and coolness Identity formation: self- making &being made. Remaking essentialist and Orientalist symbols: autoexoticism Car as a commodity, Subculture as a space Oppositional identities Tokyo Drift: The Fast and the Furious...
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This note was uploaded on 02/29/2012 for the course AAS 120 taught by Professor Nguyen,m during the Fall '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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