Maggie Chang

Andrew W. Mellon Undergraduate Fellow in the Humanities

20052006 Forum on Word and Image

Maggie Chang

Visual Studies, Psychology

College '06

Made in the USA: Rewriting Images of the Asian Fetish

Media representations of Asian females show them as subservient, exotic beings—the basis behind the “Asian fetish.”  Maggie will explore the impact those stereotypes have had and continue to have on Asian-American women by creating artworks taking form as silk-screened rice paper scrolls of a multi-media installation