Uncovering Our Stories Shweta

Uncovering Our Stories: Shweta Kumar

Shweta Final from Asian Pride Project on Vimeo. I was born in a remote area of Uttar Pradesh, in India. My parents are surgeons who run their small hospital in the area. Education was always highly valued in my family. In high school, I was a driven student and set my sights on going to […]

Uncovering Our Stories Maya

Uncovering Our Stories: Maya Jafer

Maya Final from Asian Pride Project on Vimeo. I was born and raised in the south of India in Madurai, Tamil Nadu with my parents, older brother and younger sister. I was born into a very religious Muslim family. My parents gave me the name Mohammed Gulam Hussain though now, as a post-operative transsexual female, […]

Uncovering Our Stories Dhaval

Uncovering Our Stories: Dhaval Shah

Uncovering Our Stories: Dhaval from Asian Pride Project on Vimeo. I grew up in Ahmadabad, India, the largest city in my state of Gujarat. I come from a working class background. My mom is a teacher and my dad worked for the State Government. India was a wonderful place to grow up, but I knew […]

Family is Family

PSA Asian Parents who love their LGBT Kids

NQAPIA is proud to partner with the Asian Pride Project to enhance the visibility of Asian American, South Asian, and Southeast Asian parents who love their LGBT children. With the generous support of the Arcus Foundation, we developed multilingual Public Service Announcements and are working on a campaign to have these PSAs run on Asian […]

2012 National Conference Video