• Native Hawaiians Deconstruct the Misleading Narrative of Hawaii as Paradise

    Article Source: HyperAllergicOriginal Post Date: January 15, 2019 A mural by six Native Hawaiian contemporary artists serves as a counterpoint to the commercial imagery that has advertised the state as an exotic paradise. HONOLULU — When you imagine Hawaii, what do you think of? Perhaps hula girls dancing seductively at sunset, wearing grass skirts, coconut bras, and […]

    Date: Jan 15, 2019 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ takes Best Comedy at Critics’ Choice Awards

    Article Source:NBC NewsOriginal Post Date: January 14, 2019 Critics’ Choice Awards are considered a “strong bellwether” for the Oscars. The cast and crew of “Crazy Rich Asians” accept the award for Best Comedy at the Critics’ Choice Awards in Santa Monica on Jan. 13, 2019.Chris Pizzello / APJan. 14, 2019, 9:48 AM PSTBy Charles Lam “Crazy Rich […]

    Date: Jan 15, 2019 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Fast-Growing Korean Fried Chicken Chain Bonchon Is Gaining On KFC

      KFC may be looking over its shoulder because Bonchon, a restaurant chain specializing in Korean fried chicken is fast gaining on it. Bonchon’s revenue in 2017 grew 35% according to Technomic’s ranking of the country’s 500 largest restaurant chains. Bonchon now has 336 outlets globally including 87 units in operation in the U.S. with […]

    Date: Jan 08, 2019 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Chinese-American WWII vets to receive Congressional Gold Medal

    After years of advocacy, the approximately 20,000 Chinese-American veterans of World War II will be awarded the Congressional Gold Medal. On Thursday, President Donald Trump signed the Chinese-American World War II Veteran Congressional Gold Medal Act into law, ordering the creation of the medal to recognize the Chinese Americans who volunteered or were drafted in WWII […]

    Date: Jan 03, 2019 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • The Meme-ification of Asianness

    Early every Sunday growing up in Australia, Anne Gu attended Chinese school, the weekend classes where many children of Chinese immigrants learn Mandarin. There, she bonded with her classmates over their shared sense of obligation. “We understood we had to be there because of our culture, our parents,” Gu told us, “while our other friends […]

    Date: Jan 03, 2019 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ box office success led to a massive spike in book sales

      NEW YORK — “Crazy Rich Asians” isn’t just a hit at the box office. Kevin Kwan’s novel and its two follow-ups have sold 1.5 million copies this year, Knopf Doubleday announced Monday. “Crazy Rich Asians,” along with “China Rich Girlfriend” and “Rich People Problems,” have occupied the top three slots on The New York […]

    Date: Sep 20, 2018 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • Imprenta Communications Group: Reaching Diverse Audiences Since Inception

        Communication is an art. In a world that grows smaller every day, the ability of a company to convey its message clearly to an increasingly diverse demographic is one of the bedrocks – and clear indicators – of success. Transcending language is but a small part of the challenge; there is no substitute for genuine familiarity and an understanding […]

    Date: Sep 20, 2018 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • The Layup Drill

    Welcome to another edition of the Layup Drill. In this edition, we take a look at the rising star of Washington football, Jordan Clarkson’s summer vacation, and a soccer star’s crucial game to determine his future. All-American Rapp leads Dawgs Secondary Taylor Rapp (Photo from Rapp’s Instagram) The University of Washington football team began its […]

    Date: Sep 11, 2018 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0
  • New generation of Asian-American women are fighting to normalize mental health treatment

    When Kristina Wong’s mother told her if anyone finds out she went to therapy she would never be able to get a job, it became crystal clear just how taboo discussions of mental health were in her family. “That made it clear that my joy had a monetary value, and it was that shameful to […]

    Date: Sep 11, 2018 Posted by: imprentacomm Comments: 0