October 18 Guest Lecture: Civil Rights Attorney Don Tamaki on Japanese American History

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2012 Guest Lecture Series for Asian American/Asian Diaspora Studies 122: “Japanese American History: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives” Civil Rights Attorney Don Tamaki will be speaking on campus as a guest of the Asian American/Asian Diaspora Studies 122 course. Students, staff, and faculty are welcome to attend his lecture. For additional information, please contact Dr. Lisa…

AAADS Annual Welcome Luncheon on Friday, October 12

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Join us at the annual AAADS Welcome Luncheon on Friday, October 12 from 12pm – 2pm! Performances by Cyntha Lin and Mandeep Sethi Welcome by majors Kassie Pham and Steven Cong Free lunch buffet by Rick and Ann’s And an opportunity to meet the AAADS professors and staff!

Guest Lecture: “Life Behind Barbed Wire: Lessons for Today” September 20

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2012 Guest Lecture Series for Asian American/Asian Diaspora Studies 122: “Japanese American History: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives” The following community elders will be speaking on campus as guests of the Asian American/Asian Diaspora Studies 122 course. This lecture is the first of a series of lectures that the course will be sponsoring this semester. Students,…

Manzanar Fishing Club Film Screening October 4 & 5

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THE MANZANAR FISHING CLUB is a multi-faceted examination of the experiences of persons of Japanese ancestry who were incarcerated at the Manzanar War Relocation Center during World War II. There, some would find relief from the daily oppression of incarceration by matching wits with the trout in the surrounding waters of the famed Eastern Sierra…

Cambodian Film: “Lost Loves” Screening October 3

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CAMBODIAN FILM: “LOST LOVES” LOST LOVES is the heart wrenching true story of Leav Sila, just one of many countless mothers that did all they could to keep their family alive, only to see the vast majority be killed or starve to death in the fateful years of the Khmer Rouge regime. Written and starring…