A Thank You to Everyone: AAADS Homecoming 2018

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Brief Words With AAADS Coordinator, Professor Lok Siu: Dear Friends, Thank you for attending our homecoming event, The Future of Asian Americans in a Multiracial United States.  With over 300 people in attendance, the panel explored the legacies of the Third World Liberation Front and Asian American Studies, as well as their continued relevance to our current…

The Ito Sisters: An American Story (Free Screening and Discussion)

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Winner of a Grand Festival Award and an Audience Award at the 2017 Berkeley Video and Film Festival, THE ITO SISTERS captures the rarely told stories of the earliest Japanese immigrants to the United States and their American-born children. In particular, the film focuses on the experiences of Issei (or immigrant) and Nisei (or first…

Hmong American Political and Civic Engagement Book Talk

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   Voting Together: How Hmong Americans Break Political Ground A book talk by Dr. Carolyn Wong Tuesday, November 14, 2017 12:30pm- 2pm Barbara Christian Conference Room, 554 Barrows Sponsored by Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies The Hmong American immigrants first came to the United States as refugees of the Vietnam War. Forty years on,…

ADVANCING OUR LEGACY: 2017 ANNUAL FUNDRAISING RECEPTION

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ADVANCING OUR LEGACY: 2017 ANNUAL FUNDRAISING RECEPTION Friday, October 27, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM Alumni House University of California, Berkeley Berkeley, CA 94720   Please join the Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies Program for its 4th Annual Fundraising Reception to advance the legacy of AAADS. Keynote Speaker Jeff Adachi Public Defender,…