APIA blogosphere round-up of great Katy Perry posts

December 1, 2013
It's true: this dress is Orientalist vomit.
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!

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