Anthony Ocampo, Ph.D., is an writer and sociologist from Los Angeles. He is the author of The Latinos of Asia: How Filipino Americans Break the Rules of Race, and is finishing his second book Brown and Gay in LA: Queer Sons of Immigrants Coming of Age. Dr. Ocampo has received writing fellowships from the Ford Foundation, VONA, and Jack Jones Literary Arts. He earned a BA in Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity and MA in Modern Thought and Literature from Stanford University, and his MA and PhD in Sociology from UCLA. Dr. Ocampo is currently an Associate Professor of Sociology at Cal Poly Pomona.