Story progress by Mac Pham

My story topic is intersectional representation in the media. Originally, my main focus was going to be researching sources that provided qualitative data on media misrepresentation. But after speaking to my human sources, I was provided with general information from a quantitative standpoint. So, I decided to break down my story into misrepresentation, as well … Read more

Screening Circle: Fumi Abe

When I think of Asian American representations in the media, I think of Asian actors as well as Asian characters on children’s television shows. One person of Asian descent that came to my mind is Jimmy Yang, a famous Chinese American comedian. In fact, during the Screening Circle, Fumi Abe asked the audience if there … Read more

Upcoming story assignment by Mac Pham

My topic for the digital journalism assignment will be about intersectional representation in the media. It’s definitely a topic that is relevant, not to just journalism, but also relevant to the current media. The goal is for proper representation of people with intersectional identities. Including intersectional identities in the media is one thing, but it … Read more

Mac Pham

Hello! My name is Mac Pham. I’m a fourth year transfer student at San Diego State. I’m a journalism major and my career interest is becoming a sports writer and sports analyst. I’m heavily involved in school clubs and organizations. I’m currently a contributor for the Daily Aztec. I primarily write for the sports section. … Read more