Wanni W. Anderson
is Professor of Research in the Department of Anthropology at Brown University. Her areas of teaching and research include ethnicity, cultural change, ethnonationalism, and autoethnography. Her most recent publications include Displacements and Diasporas: Asians in the Americas (2005) and In Two Worlds: Thai-American Trajectory (2009). She has received numerous research awards including the prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF), and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).