To celebrate AANHPI Heritage Month, we wanted to highlight our Japantowns by dedicating our May issue to these spaces. Cover art by Kyle Okazaki, read more about his piece now.

Little Tokyo contains ideas and places that I hold dear, which are depicted within the confines of the ever-shrinking 3 block radius. Inspired by the album cover of Radiohead's "Hail to the Thief," this piece displays what Little Tokyo stands to lose or has already lost, in line with the themes of greed and ignorance present in the album. The bright colors demand the attention and care required to maintain such a space, and contrast with the surrounding area of Los Angeles.

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Anime doesn’t often tread is in the direction of queer characters, but several anime and manga creators have managed to slip queer and queer coded characters into their media anyways. Here are some of my personal favorites!

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hair down, headphones on | May 2024 radiYO! Playlists - APAHM

Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month 2024 with playlists made by some of our favorite tastemakers.

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