Call for Contributor

deadline for submissions: 
April 15, 2018
full name / name of organization: 
Lan Dong
contact email: 

I am looking for a contributor for the essay on “First Asian American Studies Program at San Francisco State College, 1969,” to be included in 25 Events that Shaped Asian American History. This single-volume project covers the breadth and depth of Asian American history through key events that include diverse Asian American groups including Chinese, Cambodian, Filipino, Hmong, Japanese, Korean, South Asian, Pacific Islander, and Vietnamese American history. It will be published by Greenwood in a series. Greenwood published 50 Events that Shaped American Indian History in December 2016 (


The essay is 6,500-7,500 words, including chronology, narrative, biographies of notable figures, sidebars, document excerpts, and further reading, and is due in six months. If you are interested in contributing, please send the following information: full name, title, institutional affiliation, mailing address, email, and 2-page CV to:


Lan Dong

Department of English and Modern Languages, UHB3050

University of Illinois at Springfield

One University Plaza

Springfield, IL 62703

Phone: (217) 206-8334

Fax: (217) 206-6217