Shows: August 29, 2016

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Serve the Movement: Karen Ishizuka on the Making of Asian America

Historian Karen Ishizuka depicts the origins and trajectory of the Asian American Movement in Serve the People: Making Asian America in the Long Sixties (Verso). Her history, drawing from both oral narrative and cultural documentation, explores the formation of Asian American activism and identity during the Long Sixties. She discusses her research and reflects on the state of Asian America today, and how it has evolved since the days of Yellow Power.

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Amplifying the South at World Social Forum

A clip from a "Amplify the South!," a panel at the 2016 World Social Forum in Montreal, coordinated by the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation. Michelle Chen and Gretchen King of Community Media Advocacy Centre/CKUT Radio discuss community radio as both medium and movement across the Americas and the Global South.

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Poetry and Politics at the Workshop

Some readings from recent live events at Asian American Writer's Workshop. Featuring Moustafa Bayoumi, David Mura and Aimiee Suzara.

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