APIA blogosphere round-up of great Katy Perry posts
December 1, 2013
Katy Perry warbles during her neo-Orientalist opener to the 2013 American Music Awards.
Last Sunday, Katy Perry was really, really Orientalist. Although the whole set was horrific, every rain-cloud has a silver lining. In this case, Katy Perry’s incredibly racist four-minutes of glory at the AMA Awards sparked some truly phenomenal critical writing from the Asian American blogosphere and social justice organizations.
Here is a round-up, in no particular order. Please leave a comment to add anything I missed!