13 Names: Series B – Identities

Content note: mention of hate crimes and violent death

13 Names: Srinivas Kuchibhotla, Vincent Chin+ 11

Portrait with half the face of a South Asian man and half the face or an East Asian man, ringed by 13 Asian names

These 13 names belong to people of Asian descent in the United States who were murdered because of mistaken ethnic identity: South Asians targeted by an attacker who assumed that they were Arabs, Indians shot by someone who thought that they were Iranians, a Vietnamese American murdered by someone who assumed that they were Japanese… the list goes on. Read more here.

This series is in progress. More to come.