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Photos from AAADS Welcome Reception!

Photos courtesy of Lana Choi Photography. Click image for full slideshow.  

AAADS co-hosts “Causes and Consequences of the Attitudes of Americans and Other Westerners Towards Their Muslim Minorities.”

On October 5th, in 145 Dwinelle Hall, Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies, International Area Studies, GTU Center for Islamic Studies, and Zaytuna College co-sponsored a lecture by Political Science Professor of Indiana University at Bloomington titled “Causes and Consequences of the Attitudes of Americans and Other Westerners Towards Their Muslim Minorities.” Professor Sinno is […]

You’re invited to the Asian American and Diaspora Studies Welcome Reception!

Asian American and Diaspora Studies invites you to the AAADS Welcome Reception! October 7th, 2011. Multicultural Community Center. 12 Noon to 2PM. Lunch will be served. There may be a MARTIAL ARTS DEMONSTRATION by Professor Harvey Dong, performances by Isa and Nomi of Power Struggle and much more! Come celebrate with us! Please RSVP here: […]

Profiles of the Class of 2011

DAPHNE LO is an Asian American Studies major with a pre-nursing track. She intended to major in Molecular and Cellular Biology, but she found her science courses to be competitive and impersonal. She says that there was lack of one-on-one time with her science professors. She switched to Asian American Studies last Spring, having taken Asian […]

FILBOOKFEST in San Francisco, October 1st & 2nd!

Coming to San Francisco this fall, the Filipino American International Book Festival is the largest gathering of authors of Filipino heritage from around the world.  From their website: “FILBOOKFEST celebrates the richness and fusion of Philippine and Filipino American culture through literature, visual arts and music. It’ll be held on Fulton Street in San Francisco, […]

New Courses Offered Fall 2011!

Three new Asian American Studies classes will be offered in this Fall: The first is AAS 138: Asian Popular Culture: Gender, Sexualities, and Racialization in South Asian (Indian) Cinematic Discourses taught by Huma Dar. It will explore the cinematic representations of the complex intersections and co-formations of race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, religion and […]