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Sugary and crispy — it entertains upon its cracking open.

It’s fun. It’s benign. It’s neat. It’s sweet.

In America, the Asian and Asian American & Pacific Islander story is a little like this post-meal sweet.

In its breaking, it speaks to the complexities of glossed-over narratives of Asians in America.

Underneath the shell of the symbolically “Asian” exterior, you’ll find a lot more than a singular tale.

asian in ohio

a midstory interactive gallery

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