Performative Studies, Video, (100% Art)
Professor Fulbeck specializes in spoken word, personal narrative, identity exploration and pop-culture analysis. He has published three books since 2006: Part Asian, 100% Hapa (2006); Permanence: Tattoo Portraits (2008); and Mixed: Portraits of Multiracial Kids (2010), all with Chronicle Books. He has had recent solo exhibitions at venues including the Japanese American National Museum (2006, 2010), Space180 Gallery, Ghettogloss Gallery, A/P/A Institute, Invisible NYC Gallery, University of North Carolina, Field Museum, and Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center. Fulbeck has performed at over one hundred venues nationwide and keynoted a dozen conferences, including the Society for Photographic Education (2010), National Conference On Race in Higher Education (2010), and the National Association of Independent Schools (2007). He was featured on CNN, MTV, The TODAY Show, PBS, and various NPR programs. Fulbeck was awarded the inaugural Loving Prize at the Mixed Roots Film & Video Festival (2007), named a Cultural Pioneer by the Harvard HAPA Club (2010), and received UCSB Distinguished Teaching Awards (2009).