Steve Haruch appears in the following:
Sunday, March 01, 2015
As Mr. Spock on Star Trek, the late Leonard Nimoy embodied the conflicts faced by many biracial and other people of color. Even on the diverse crew of the Enterprise, he stood out.
Monday, December 29, 2014
The Asian characters in the original Star Wars films are few, fleeting and often forgotten. But the manager of the "Holocron" database at Lucasfilm helps uncover their back stories.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Questionable sincerity aside, the recent pileup of apparent missteps by the retailer raises another question: Is the company doing it on purpose?
Sunday, November 02, 2014
The phrase has become a term of art in business jargon, used anytime a company discloses insider information. How did this item of clothing achieve such currency in such an unexpected context?
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Somewhere between Short Round and Kato, writer Steve Haruch realized that Halloween costumes featuring Asian-American characters leave much to be desired.
Thursday, October 02, 2014
SungWoo Lee, a die-hard Kansas City Royals fan from Seoul, is visiting the U.S. for the first time to cheer on his beloved team. He's been a local celebrity since the moment he stepped off the plane.
Sunday, September 28, 2014
John Cho is a brilliant actor who happens to be Korean-American. Over a 17-year career he's managed to not be cast primarily as "an Asian-American" actor. In the new show Selfie, he's done it again.
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Two years ago, South Korea passed a law informed by the experiences of the 160,000 people who were adopted to other countries after World War II. Steve Haruch examines the law's history and legacy.
Thursday, January 02, 2014
Women and African-Americans are underrepresented among science and engineering graduate students. The Bridge Program, a collaboration between Fisk and Vanderbilt Universities, is working on changing this. And other programs are learning from its approach.