• en
The Hapa Collection

editor
Enlarge Enlarge Licensing

Chinese

It took me decades to come up with an answer that was complete enough not to provoke more questions.
I am Chinese. But that doesn't mean I speak any dialect you might know how to say a few words in. I was born in the Philipines and - through no fault of my own - immigrated to Chicago when i was 7 months old. No, that's not a Filipino accent you hear. All of my grandparents were Chinese, my parents are Chinese, and I am American. If you don't believe me, look at my passport.

Based on this original

Chinese
uploaded by vkraus
It took me decades to come up with an answer that was complete enough not to provoke more questions. I am Chinese. But that doesn't mean I speak any dialect ... More »


Kizuna 2020: Bondade e solidariedade nikkeis durante a pandemia da COVID-19

Leia as histórias e compartilhe as suas!

Mais do Que um Jogo: Esporte Nikkei

O prazo para o envio de artigos até 31 de outubro.

Leia as histórias Esporte Nikkeis >>

Receba novidades

Cadastre-se para novidades por e-mail

Journal feed
Events feed
Comments feed

Apoie o projeto

Descubra Nikkei

O site Descubra Nikkei é um lugar once você pode se conectar com outras pessoas e assim participar nas experiências dos nikkeis. Para continuar a manter e expandir este projeto, nós precisamos da sua ajuda!

Maneiras de ajudar >>

Projeto do Japanese American National Museum

Patrocinador principal: The Nippon Foundation