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S H A R O N  H.  C H A N G  is an award-winning Author Photographer Activist with a lens on racism, social justice and the Asian American diaspora. Her inaugural book Raising Mixed Race: Multiracial Asian Children In a Post-Racial World was released in 2016 to critical acclaim. Her writing has also appeared in BuzzFeed, ThinkProgress, Racism Review, Hyphen Magazine, ParentMap Magazine, South Seattle Emerald, The Seattle Globalist, AAPI Voices and 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 Examiner readers. That same year she was awarded First Place, Small Print: Editorial & Commentary, by the Society of Professional Journalists Western Washington. Sharon is currently working on a memoir examining her biracial identity through the prism of “hapa” Hawai’i as well as a third book looking at Asian American women and gendered racism to be co-authored with preeminent sociologist Joe R. Feagin.