Oliver Wang

writer, scholar, DJ; professor of sociology, California State University-Long Beach

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Legendary DJ/crate-digger Cut Chemist professes his love for Cymande’s 1972 self-titled debut.

Reissue: Heat Rocks - Cymande

Legendary DJ/crate-digger Cut Chemist professes his love for Cymande’s 1972 self-titled debut.

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On March 3, the  Food Book Fair LA  welcomed some of LA's top chefs and restaurateurs for a talk on pursuing their work as first-, second- and nth-generation Asian-Americans — and…

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