S H A R O N H. C H A N G is an award-winning author, scholar and activist who focuses on racism, social justice and the Asian American diaspora with a feminist lens. Her inaugural book Raising Mixed Race: Multiracial Asian Children In a Post-Racial World was released in 2015 to very positive reviews. Some of her short form pieces have appeared in BuzzFeed, ThinkProgress, Hyphen Magazine, ParentMap Magazine, The Seattle Globalist, AAPI Voices and The International Examiner. In 2015 Sharon was named Social Justice Commentator of the Year by The Seattle Globalist. In 2016 she was selected Favorite Local API Author / Writer by Seattle International Examinerreaders. That same year she was awarded FIRST PLACE Small Print: Editorial & Commentary by the Society of Professional Journalists Western Washington. Sharon also serves as a consultant for Families of Color Seattle and social media coordinator for the Critical Mixed Race Studies Conference. She is currently working on her second book looking at Asian American women, sexism and gendered racism to be co-authored with preeminent sociologist Joe R. Feagin.