Jeremy Liu is the executive director of the Asian Community Development Corporation, an artist, and a community development consultant. For over fifteen years, he has worked for and with communities of color, seniors, and youth to creatively confront issues of social and environmental equity, affordable housing, and community empowerment. Mr. Liu has written and lectured in the United States and abroad about participatory planning, technology for community development, and the community development role for arts and culture.
The Asian Community Development Corporation (Asian CDC) is a community-based, not-for-profit developer of affordable housing and vibrant, healthy neighborhoods for all; the Asian CDC accomplishes this work by addressing housing, economic, and leadership development needs for Asians and Asian Americans and the communities where they live and work.
Jeremy Liu September 15, 2009 / Praxis
Asian Americans are perhaps the fastest-growing ethnic group in the United States, and their rapid population growth represents a pivotal moment in our history, a moment where traditional ethnic enclave ideas need to be reconsidered.