The latest news about CSER students, alumni, faculty & friends.

June 11, 2021
Mae Ngai and David Henry Huang spoke in Issue 3 of Columbia’s Faculty of Arts and Sciences Newsletter, Justice - Equity - Rights, to talk about the impact of COVID-19 on Asian-American communities.…Read More >>   

May 10, 2021
Columbia News interviews CSER Media Assistant and Columbia College junior, Shailha Alam, in a Q&A about her work as programming director for Diverso.…Read More >>   


CSER’s Co-Director, Mae Ngai, has published an article in The Atlantic that details the history of racism in the Asian American experience.…Read More >>
CSER continues to be Columbia's main interdisciplinary space for the study of ethnicity and race and their implications for thinking about culture, power, hierarchy, social identities, and political communities. The Center also offers a wide range of public programming, including Artist at the Center, Indigenous Forum, and Latino Public Speaker Series and the Transnational Asian/American Speaker Series. CSER's most recent spaces include the Media and Idea Lab and Gallery at the Center, a space dedicated to curating artistic and thematic exhibits around the Center’s key areas of interest.
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