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Token Talk on XSN

Token Talk on XSN

June 14th, 2016 by

We are excited to announce that Racebending.com has a new live talk show called Token Talk! Hosted by Racebending.com’s Dariane Nabor, Token Talk is a way to continue the discussion we have at comic convention panels around the nation about underrepresented communities in pop culture. The show itself is broadcasted from Meltdown Comics in Hollywood, […]

WonderCon 2016 Panel: The Asian American Superhero

WonderCon 2016 Panel: The Asian American Superhero

March 26th, 2016 by

Highlights of our Wondercon 2016 panel on the Asian American Superhero!

The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories

The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories

March 11th, 2016 by

A few years ago, Ken Liu published The Paper Menagerie, a short story that explored issues of Asian American identity and the immigrant experience. Its mix of magical realism and the Asian American experience resonated very strongly with me – and with a wider audience. The story won the Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy awards. […]

Into the Badlands: Righting a 40-year-old wrong

Into the Badlands: Righting a 40-year-old wrong

November 13th, 2015 by

We interview Daniel Wu about his lead role in “Into the Badlands”

Super Asian America! at San Diego Comic-Con 2015

Super Asian America! at San Diego Comic-Con 2015

July 20th, 2015 by

Racebending.com hosted our 5th annual panel at San Diego Comic-Con. This year’s panel was a huge hit, featuring some of today’s most talented creators and performers in popular culture!

Hollywood’s “Strange” Erasure of Asian Characters

Hollywood’s “Strange” Erasure of Asian Characters

June 2nd, 2015 by

Marvel’s Ancient One This post was originally published at Reappropriate.co. A mere week after I wrote a post swearing off of sharing fan news, the fandom insidiously pulled me back in. This week, rumours began circulating that Tilda Swinton was in casting negotiations for Marvel’s upcoming Dr. Strange film starring Benedict Cumberbatch in the titular […]

Racebending.com Presents Creating Diverse Characters in Fiction at C2E2!

Racebending.com Presents Creating Diverse Characters in Fiction at C2E2!

April 14th, 2015 by

Racebending.com is proud to host our second annual C2E2 panel discussion: Racebending.com Presents Creating Diverse Characters in Fiction. The panelists represent a wide array of writing and artistic disciplines including comics writing and illustration, acting and  scriptwriting, novelization, editing, and criticism. Panelists will share their experiences crafting diverse characters in each medium and tackle the issues […]

In Support of a Newt of Color: Diversity in the Wizarding World

In Support of a Newt of Color: Diversity in the Wizarding World

April 3rd, 2015 by

In a world of wizards and dragons, why can’t the hero be a person of color?

DreamWorks will whitewash “Ghost in the Shell” remake

DreamWorks will whitewash “Ghost in the Shell” remake

January 13th, 2015 by

DreamWorks whitewashes an Asian lead–all while failing to provide roles for Asian American actors.

Jen Wang: Gamer and Comic Artist of “In Real Life”

Jen Wang: Gamer and Comic Artist of “In Real Life”

December 5th, 2014 by

Jen Wang is the artist on the new graphic novel, In Real Life, a book that delves into gamer culture. She is also bringing a very real showcase of the diversity in the comics industry with this weekend’s Comic Arts Los Angeles Festival. Jen was kind enough to give contributor Gabrial Canada some of her […]

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