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Asian American Ethnoburbs

Ethnoburbs are suburban neighborhoods where many people from the same ethnic or racial group live together, sharing common cultural aspects and creating a sense of community.  New Jersey is known for several Asian American ethnoburbs, including: Fort Lee – 41% Asian American Middlesex County – 27% Asian American Palisades Park – 58% Asian American Edison – […]

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New Jersey AAPI History Map Bibliography

Sources AAPI Montclair. “Mission & Values.” Last updated 2023. https://aapimontclair.org/mission-%26-values. Andrews, Travis. “Kal Penn comes out as gay, talks about his longtime partner.” Washington Post, October 31, 2021. https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2021/10/31/kal-penn-gay-book/. Aronson, Emily. “Nobel Peace Prize winner Maria Ressa visited her NJ high school in the run-up to Princeton Alumni Day honors. Princeton University, February 18, 2022.

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Sana Amanat & Kamala Khan

Sana Amanat is a Pakistani American comic book editor and executive producer at Marvel Studios. Growing up Brown and Muslim in the predominantly White town of Montville, NJ, Amanat experienced dissonance within her racial, cultural, and religious identities. She had a love for all things superhero, comics, and cartoons, but never saw herself reflected in

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