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No More Moments of Silence: Justice for Professor Emily Lawsin and A/PIA Studies

As a LSA alum, some of my dearest University of Michigan memories involve Emily Lawsin, a professor of Asian/Pacific Islander American studies, shouting out her truth. “Clean out your ears and your skeleton closets, because I cannot take any more moments of silence!” Lawsin declared in a 2006 spoken-word performance. As a first-generation Filipinx-American raised in overlapping […]