Culture

Oakland premiere: "Daze of Justice"

Oakland premiere: “Daze of Justice”

You are invited to the premiere of Michael Siv’s documentary “Daze of Justice” at 1PM on October 29th, 2016 at the Oakland Museum of California. “Born in Cambodia in 1975 during the bloody regime of the Khmer Rouge, filmmaker Mike Siv and his mother barely escaped the infamous “killing fields.”  Growing up, Mike has been […]

Celebrating Filipino History and Culture

Please join us for a screening of the film DELANO MANONGS: FORGOTTEN HEROES OF THE UNITED FARM WORKERS MOVEMENT with filmmaker Marissa Aroy and a reading from Lysley Tenorio’s Monstress: Stories on April 15th 4:00 – 5:30 PM at the Multicultural Community Cneter (MCC). Meet Marissa and Lysley and enjoy light refreshments.

Asian American Studies Highlighted on Department of State Website!

See original article here U.S. Colleges Embrace Asian American Studies By Louise Fenner | Staff Writer | 04 April 2012 Washington — Asian American Studies, an academic curriculum that looks at the experiences and contributions of the United States’ fastest-growing racial group, is expanding to more and more U.S. campuses. The field is also evolving […]

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, […]

April 30 | Piketlayn Cantata

Piketlayn Cantata: A Worker’s Song Cycle   Sat April 30, 8PM Sun May 1, 6PMBayanihan Community Center 1010 Mission St @ 6th St San Francisco, CA 94103 Tickets: $13 advance, $16-20 @ the door https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/165230 or call (800) 838-3006 In an original song cycle written by acclaimed Filipina poet and playwright Joi Barrios, we follow […]