Shyam K. Sriram
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Shyam K. Sriram is a doctoral student in political science with a focus on Asian Pacific American politics. He recently relocated from Georgia to California and is still in a state of shock. He can be reached at shyam_morehouse@live.com .

Features // 1 Articles
Reviews // 39 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
//Features

Whitewashed: America’s Invisible Middle Eastern Identity | 1 Apr 2009 // 4:00 PM

As the Middle Eastern American community has been perceived to be less Christian and more Muslim since 9/11, so too is the assumption that they are unable to assimilate because of religious differences.

//Reviews

'Times Beach' Gives Us Theater, Free-form Jazz, Art Cinema, and Southern Gothic Literature | 15 Apr 2015 // 8:04 PM

Times Beach is less a collection of poetry as it is an anthology of performance art presented under the guise of poetry.

Coming Full Circle as the Children of Immigrants | 14 Apr 2015 // 8:05 PM

The Blind Writer is less about South Asians and the Indian-American experience as it is about Indian-American men and their (in)abilities to navigate life.

//Blogs

'Cornbread Nation 7: The Best of Southern Food Writing' Is American Regionalism at Its Finest | 20 Jul 2014 // 8:10 PM

A splendid collection of tales of Southerners traveling abroad and children of immigrants living in the South and reflecting on their heritage.

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds - "Carry Me" | 28 Jun 2013 // 5:35 AM

In the fall of 2004, I was working at WRAS-Atlanta, Album 88, and was on the graveyard shift. I was new to the world of college radio and my mind was being blown every day by bands I had never heard of.

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//Blogs

St. Vincent, Beck, and More Heat Up Boston Calling on Memorial Day Weekend

// Notes from the Road

"With vibrant performances by artists including St. Vincent and TV on the Radio, the first half of the bi-annual Boston Calling Festival brought additional excitement to Memorial Day weekend.

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