March 2021: Parachutes
Updated: Sep 2, 2022
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Caregivers and takers (Reveal Podcast)
CW: This book has multiple instances of sexual coercion and assault, depictions of poverty, and themes of familial alienation.
Have you read any other works that center multiple Asian/American experiences?
On the surface, who did you relate to more?
How do Clair and Dani represent the way Asian femme bodies are perceived by society?
If you’ve seen Crazy Rich Asians or read The Majasties, could you triangulate Clair’s experiences better?
How did you react to the class and power themes?