Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

View some selected resources that reflect on Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander history and culture.

Feature Films

Documentaries

  • Asian Americans (PBS 5-part series)
  • The Slanted Screen: Asian Men in Film and Television
  • Cinema Asia
  • Then there were none
  • Climate Change in the Pacific: FOOD
  • Check out this curated list of Pacific Islander online videos and clips from Films On Demand.
  • Online Exhibit

    Peruse our Asian Pacific American Month online exhibit

    Popular Recent Publications:

    • Kwan, Kevin. Crazy Rich Asians. 2014
    • Wong, Ali. Dear Girls: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets & Advice for living your best life. 2020
    • Jacob, Mira. Good talk: a memoir in conversations. Graphic Novel
    • Gharib, Malaka. Dream: a graphic memoir. 2019
    • Cha, Frances. If I had your face: a novel. 2020
    • Ahmed, Samira. Internment. 2020
    • Madden, T. Kira. Long live the tribe of fatherless girls: a memoir. 2020
    • Saujani, Reshma. Brave, Not Perfect. 2017
    • Takei, George. They called us enemy. Graphic Novel
    • Masood, Syed. Bad Muslim Discount: a novel. 2021
    • Bulosan, Carlos. America is in the heart: a personal history. 2014
    • Yang, Gene Luen. American born Chinese. Graphic Novel
    • Chung, Nicole. All you can ever know: a memoir. 2019
    • Tran, G.B.. Vietnamerica: a family’s journey. Graphic Novel

    For further suggestions and information:

    Please look at the Centering Our Asian Identity guide which was created by the Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs.