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Mellow yellow

Mellow yellow / by Hannah Ho.
Wellington, N.Z. : the author, 2006-
v. : ill. ; 15 cm.
This zine by Asian women and people of other genders is about personal experiences of racism and cultural appropriation in New Zealand (Aotearora) and in activist circles. In issue 1, queer westernized Malaysian woman Hannah Ho , writes about balancing her Asian heritage and identity with the privilege and internalized racism that she grew up with as a second generation immigrant in New Zealand. She writes about her family's impoverished history and language, settler colonialism against the Maori, and gender presentation. In issue 2, the three authors discuss intersectionality, personal histories of colonization, internalized racism, generational differences (especially between first generation New Zealand children and foreign-born parents), and Barbie dolls. There's also poetry by female Chinese poets.
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Beginning with no. 2 co-edited by Bamboo.
No. 1-2 purchased from Project Bridget distro via Etsy in 2012.
No. 3-4 downloaded from the author's website in 2013.
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November 3, 2013
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