At Home in Exile

About Russell

Dr. Russell Jeung is a leading sociologist of Asian Americans, race, and religion. He is professor of Asian American Studies at San Francisco State University and author of Sustaining Faith Traditions: Race, Ethnicity, and Religion among the Latino and Asian American Second Generation (with Carolyn Chen) and Faithful Generations: Race, Religion, and Asian American Churches. Dr. Jeung is also executive producer of The Oak Park Story, a video documentary about a landmark, multi-ethnic housing struggle, and Prophetic Voices, a social media project addressing key social issues of the Asian American community in the public square. He serves at New Hope Covenant Church and lives with his family in East Oakland, CA. Along with his wife, Dr. Joan Jeung, they have two daughters from Burma and a son.   


Speaking Calendar

  • Sunday, January 8, 2017; 1130-1230 pm: The Crossing, 22416 Meekland Ave, Hayward, CA 94541
  • Saturday, January 14, 930-1 pm: Following Jesus in a Trump Presidency, InterVarsity Faculty Ministries SoCal;
  • Sunday, January 15, 2017; 11-1230 pm: The Garden, 20745 Nordhoff St, Chatsworth, CA 91311
  • Sunday, January 22, 2017; 130-230 pm; Chinese Community United Methodist Church, 321 8th St, Oakland, CA 94607
  • Wednesday, January 25, 2017; 7-9 pm; San Francisco Merced Branch Library; 155 Winston Dr, San Francisco, CA 94132