Kindergarten Day One – Part II of II “Fuck, this is going badly.”

Part II of II about my first day of kindergarten. The teachers finished their counts.  Those with larger classes were still checking the last names off of their attendance sheets as 5 and 6-year-olds stood restlessly on the blacktop. When it was over, my teacher, Mrs. Robbins walked past us and toward the door of our … Continue reading Kindergarten Day One – Part II of II “Fuck, this is going badly.”

Interview with Prof. Phil Ph.D. (Part II): The History of ‘Cool’ Begins with Black America, Lives on Through Asian America

In the second part of this series, BAP blog site talks with Phil in a continuing discussion about coolness – how it is and should continue to be the model for Asian American men. INTERVIEW WITH PROFESSOR PHIL J. FOX, Ph.D. IN EVERYTHING. BAP blog: Thank you Dr. Fox for agreeing to the interview.  It’s a … Continue reading Interview with Prof. Phil Ph.D. (Part II): The History of ‘Cool’ Begins with Black America, Lives on Through Asian America