Angie Tian Tian was born in China and grew up in Canada during her formative years. She identifies as bicultural and bilingual, and shares stories of family and identity from the perspective of a 1.5-generation Chinese immigrant through her podcast and her writing. Find her on Instagram @angietiantian or @shitwedonttellmom.
When the novel Crazy Rich Asians first became a best-seller, I had no interest in it. I didn’t read any of the books by Kevin Kwan because I was afraid it would perpetuate the materialistic new money Asian stereotype.