News: Professor Grace Kyungwon Hong

April 19, 2016 - 2:15pm

The Department of Asian American Studies is pleased to announce that Grace Kyungwon Hong, Associate Professor of Asian American Studies and Gender Studies (along with Erica Edwards, Associate Professor of English at UC Riverside) has received a Multi-Campus Research Programs and Initiatives (MRPI) Grant funded for $1.07 million over four years by the UC Office of the President. This grant funds the Consortium for Black Studies in California. Professor Robin Kelley (UCLA, African American Studies and History) serves as the Director of the Consortium and Associate Professor Aisha Finch (UCLA, African American Studies and Gender Studies) as the Associate Director.