About ASAM

As an interdisciplinary program that offers a Minor and a broad range of courses and activities, ASAM explores the historical and contemporary experiences of Asian immigrants and of persons of Asian ancestry in North America.


Songs of Dissent: Poetry and Antiracist Solidarity with Herman Beavers, President’s Distinguished Professor of English and Africana Studies and Josephine Park, Professor of English and ASAM Director

May 20, 2021 at

Expert faculty from Penn Arts & Sciences shed light on their research at the virtual Penn Lightbulb Café. Join for an hour of engaging, stimulating conversation, with a Q&A session following the talk…