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author, THE LATINOS OF ASIA | writin’ BROWN & GAY IN LA | VONA & @jackjoneslitart fellow | sociologist | he/siya | speaking inquiries: info@speakoutnow.org

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Start of 2020 with my loves. Another awesome new year with these guys. Throuple 2020. https://t.co/CWKKeVbi0S
Retweeted by anthony c. ocampo, ph.d. 🇵🇭🏳️‍🌈Filipinos, rock out in 2020. You are powerful beyond measure.Blue Ivy is two years older than Pete Buttigieg https://t.co/F98bA0Bsw1
1/2
2020
There are countries that spell it “practising”?!?? https://t.co/4t7urAtkLYIt’s officially an Olympic Year! #Tokyo2020 https://t.co/Zup5PlwB4nBegan the 2010s needing more. Enrolled in an online screenwriting class as a creative outlet. Realizing it was my m… https://t.co/v6UfI0sgCI
Retweeted by anthony c. ocampo, ph.d. 🇵🇭🏳️‍🌈Happy New Years, friends. Stay queer AF. 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈 https://t.co/9lNXAKkcLw @23cschwartz I would love a notice.
1/1
2019
Leave Mariah’s account alone. Rude.2019 is the first year since 2011 I have no academic publications to my name, and that‘s been deliberate. I’ve been… https://t.co/BnycP8X6TT @ortile That’d be amazing. Let’s see if these people gimme this grant money, and I’m down. Enjoy the San Migz! Hope… https://t.co/3xhk2Q0ID9 @ortile Not since 2016! I had some crazy nights when Malate was a thing back in early 2000s but not sure what gay s… https://t.co/gqbIjyrhw3 @ortile O Bar is poppin’ now? @randyribay Randy, you and your family are courage personified. Thank you for this. It’s empowering for countless many, myself included.Beginning of decade: “Self help books are so empowering!” End of decade: “Self help books are devoid of any discu… https://t.co/yUJlzufkkWBack when I was in college, gay men of color didn’t come out to each other; they just demonstrated that they knew… https://t.co/STFtkPuV9iAmerie is Korean yet Asian America rarely celebrates her 🤔 https://t.co/wXGs20S6LzAva is everything 🙏🏾 https://t.co/pDf5OCJT2YJoe got me a year’s subscription to @believermag for Xmas and made this cute fake award so I had something to unwra… https://t.co/KRbIM0OzvqSince we gotta do this ourselves, let’s make it good... “The Decade in Filipino America” Ready, set, GO!Have a clear VISION for 2020. 😉Allow us to lay out the layers of fucked-up-ness: 1) Nazi salute 2) They ALL did Nazi salute 3) They ALL did Na… https://t.co/oc9ShX3Kk8.@ejrdavid is absolutely right. when it comes to popular pieces about Asian Americans, Filipinos don’t fit into the… https://t.co/LwgoAtOjPd @DrJonathanRosa Do you watch this before or after your Shaun T videos (plural)? @WITWhat @tressiemcphd @crucet Ditto @academicmami oh my gawd. @andrewv_0 how do you think i pay my mortgage?!
12/31
2019
@andrewv_0 They didn't have tindr in 2004. Just a4a.How does anyone even go to UCLA anymore? As a reference point, my shared rent in Westwood *grad housing* in 2004-… https://t.co/EadFO7yzVF @K_Santellano @crucet It’s amazing. Feels like having the company of a best friend when I have the book in my hand.I’ve been to so many funerals in my 38 years (including 10 or so this year) but it wasn’t until I read this line (f… https://t.co/O1KRJNHted @thePhDandMe I’m the same way. Being able to read for the experience of reading...such a mindset shift. At first I… https://t.co/hwANLBQejv┏━━┓┏━━┓┏━━┓┏━━┓ ┗━┓┃┃┏┓┃┗━┓┃┃┏┓┃ ┏━┛┃┃┃┃┃┏━┛┃┃┃┃┃ CENTER QUEER & TRANS BIPOC ┃┏━┛┃┃┃┃┃┏━┛┃┃┃┃ ┃┗━┓┃┗┛┃┃┗━┓┃┗┛┃ ┗━━┛┗━━┛┗━━┛┗━━ @shalini_shankar Oh gosh, these two days of purging was like 12 months in the making haha. @ellendwu Following your footsteps! And Janelle’s and OiYan’s too.My 2019 New Years resolution was to read books cover-to-cover. It was the best. https://t.co/zWi5BodsFhThis is 💔 news. Saying all the prayers possible for Rep. Lewis and his family. https://t.co/IglFhVBePe @nedasoc These past 11 days I wake up and don’t even know where I am it’s been glorious. @ingridjoylyn @AngelaDSaini @jiatolentino @rokwon @pronounced_ing Dang thanks for including me with all these superstars. ♥️ @mikeyajetoPL @mariatdizon Thank you 🙏🏾🙏🏾 @mariatdizon Thank you, cousin!Merry Christmas! https://t.co/wDOBOz7KAOR.I.P. to these guys tho... https://t.co/tDLxfmjXDq @ForrestDStuart Yes! We also have a guest writing station! https://t.co/OJNDeHO5AN @_aswesterman @NPR That was from the Morning Edition interview! Renée said I could keep it!Purge complete. Our newly revamped home office is ready for 2020. 🤓📚 https://t.co/5Rr8DXUXE0Also, I’ve been this friend and it took me to like 8 calls to figure this out so here you go: Cedars-Sanai in Wes… https://t.co/VxQjYKzpVMIf you have friends (queer or not) who are sexually active, this is the thread you need to read. https://t.co/dOOk8GXwN2
12/30
2019
^This is a dissertation. Or at least a feature on @eaterlaMcDonalds in Walnut is an Asian Community Center 🥰 @emily_steenwyk 🙏🏾We gave Joe’s sister a ☕️ grinder for Xmas and told her there was an app for it. #prrrtThey knew damn well slavery was a bad thing. https://t.co/MMXqcubQef @burrelvannjr Lol I’m not getting rid of all of these just some @gracet09 @angryasianman 🤗♥️Hey Friends! These are the piles I have yet to go through. I haven't even begun Marie Kondo-ing through this (just… https://t.co/06JmnPWFNH @CarlaShedd Oh noooooo these are the books I need to go through LOL. I'm definitely not getting rid of all of these… https://t.co/berV9ZvunPSifting through some books from my very brief stint as a cultural studies/lit crit grad student (circa early 2000s)… https://t.co/T6B9He6m1P
12/29
2019
@nancywyuen Ahh! u kno I draw strength from ur angry, smarts, and creativity 🤗 @AbregoLeisy Same! I’m sure there are folks who could benefit from extra copies of books I get whenever I’m on a review committee. @AbregoLeisy Should we mail them all to 264 Haines in a big balikbayan box? @ryan_huerto Ya! Esp the ones from undergrad I swore I was gonna read. @TiaPhD honestly will probably only give away like 2 and keep the rest.The Purge 2019 https://t.co/CRydf76GPY“What’s your major?” “LGBT Studies.” “Stop tryin’ to make me gay.” “Um, you wish.” https://t.co/vNSz5flZNDPuerto Rico The border White supremacist domestic terror Mass shootings Voter disenfranchisement Transgender B… https://t.co/1v4MWS3Vl1“Filipinos might have a marginal advantage over their gentile peers when it comes to winning America’s Best Dance C… https://t.co/P0y2oCWgQJGravity Keep George Clooney https://t.co/ztGDQ13xHyQueer Filipinos at family party dodging questions about marriage https://t.co/pMMepobZ33Bottoming saves bookstores https://t.co/eyxfX8GxVn @_aswesterman I’d have picked Kathy Bates! @donnalyy Also, you WILL have a viable writing career! @donnalyy I wanted to use this opportunity to be super real about how I been feeling. Feels scary but good. @EtheleneW @angryasianman I don’t think it’s an accident that our reading lists are so the same. @KieseLaymon 🙏🏾 @LambdaLiterary Saeed Jones, How We Fight for Our Lives- I didn’t know writing could look like that. There’s no boo… https://t.co/DoyvZAigWWAnd excuse the typos. Was trying to make sure my answers were as un-edited and unfiltered as possible. Striving to be honest!I’m super grateful to @angryasianman for the opportunity to reckon with some things percolating in my mind the past… https://t.co/NAtcv194JA @MariGray14 Same. This was my attempt to see if that belief was untrue. Lol.How academics spend fall semester https://t.co/H4p59zEb0q
12/28
2019
The view from Valley Boulevard. Pomona, California https://t.co/qfA8bwpYNF @thePhDandMe I will. I think I’m most excited about all the stuff I’m gonna leave out. I’m hoping it can be an anch… https://t.co/LdpArNGtf8Before the year’s end I’m gonna make a one-page CV and spend no more than a half an hour on it so I can get real cl… https://t.co/rxxdiYWvh4 @Ebonyteach This tweet makes me so happy 🤗
12/27
2019
I'm a 30 yr veteran of IT who worked nights & weekends. I'm here to tell you that not only did it NOT help my caree… https://t.co/av0GchznzP
Retweeted by anthony c. ocampo, ph.d. 🇵🇭🏳️‍🌈 @BairdCampbell Or to use the formal, “Kayo, rin.” @Ethnography911 I am here for all Allure related tweet responses
12/26
2019
At family Christmas and heard the first, “tumaba ka” greeting. FROM MY MOM 🤦🏽‍♂️If someone left a basket of rats on your front door step, you should raise them as children. Just think of the po… https://t.co/JAXxojnqTU @shakirasison Please send them!Schmidt wishes you a very Merry Christmas! https://t.co/6ddlZDSWlJ https://t.co/gQ2JVUDrAa @shakirasison The one I was in was coed 🤭Merry Christmas, everyone. Please send my bf kind holiday messages. https://t.co/l5ayiNq5K9If in the event one of my Republican family members picked my name for Secret Santa, I made the following wish list… https://t.co/eDiWqhAailChristmas brings out the best in us, but the disgustingly excessive consumerism around it brings out the worst.I’m so fucking annoyed rn that perpetually cheerful Cory Booker actually elevated my mood. https://t.co/VyIh3PefgqFilipino diaspora, take note. https://t.co/pnqJzQLzii
12/25
2019
Trying to find the right card, but every time I pick one up and read what’s on the inside I’m like, “Well that’s a f*ckn lie.”There is literally ONE Christmas card for dads. And this one is it. Thank goodness it works. https://t.co/04L6XsjgqfThe @Moore_Darnell episode on @food4thotpod is the queer sermon I didn’t know I needed this Christmas.
12/24
2019

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