Events

In partnership with the Undergraduate Advisory Board (UAB) and the Graduate Asian American Students Association (GASAM), ASAM hosts special events, programs, conferences, and workshops including academic lectures, book talks, community-based internships, film screenings, cultural performances, and reading groups. Among these events are three ongoing series: our formal scholarly lectures in the Asian America Across the Disciplines  program our informal Food for Thought program, and our annual Yoonmee Chang Memorial Lecture.


A Conversation with Adrien Tomine

Bernheimer Symposium

Sep 28, 2022 at

Kelly Writers House Arts Cafe & Youtube


Asian America Across the Disciplines in conversation with Dr. Khine Zaw and Somaly Osteen

Asian America Across the Disciplines Fall 2022

Sep 28, 2022 at

Fisher-Bennett Hall Room 16

 

Please join us for a lecture by Khine Zaw and Somaly Osteen of the Asian American Chamber of Commerce.


Food for Thought in conversation with Ilhyung Lee, University of Missouri School of Law

Food for Thought Fall 2022

Sep 30, 2022 at

473 McNeil Building

Please join us for lunch and a presentation by Professor Ilhyung Lee from the University of Missouri School of Law.


Asian America Across the Disciplines in conversation with Dr. Tiffany Huang

Asian America Across the Disciplines Fall 2022

Oct 5, 2022 at

McNeil Room 309

Dr. Tiffany Huang, Penn Provost's Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Sociology, will join Dr. Rupa Pillai's course ASAM 0100 Introduction to Asian American Studies.


Asian America Across the Disciplines in conversation with Director Josh Chuck, "Chinatown Rising"

Asian America Across the Disciplines Fall 2022

Oct 5, 2022 at

COHN 402

Please join us for a lecture by Josh Chuck, Director of Chinatown Rising.


Penn Museum Second Sunday Culture Films: Modern Mambabatok

Cosponsorship

Oct 9, 2022 at

Penn Museum


Asian America Across the Disciplines in conversation with Dr. Margaret Magat, folklorist and author

Asian America Across the Disciplines Fall 2022

Oct 10, 2022 at

McNeil 473


ASAM 25th Anniversary Celebration with City Councilmember Helen Gym

Oct 11, 2022 at

McNeil Atrium 2nd floor

We continue to celebrate ASAM's 25th Anniversary, this time with special remarks from City Councilmember Helen Gym.


Food for Thought in conversation with ASAM Fellow Jean Paik

Food for Thought Fall 2022

Oct 14, 2022 at

473 McNeil Building

 


Asian America Across the Disciplines in conversation with Rea Tajiri

Asian America Across the Disciplines Fall 2022

Oct 20, 2022 at

Fisher-Bennett Hall Rm 419

 


Food for Thought in conversation with ASAM Fellow Jennifer Kang

Food for Thought Fall 2022

Oct 21, 2022 at

473 McNeil Building


Food for Thought in conversation with ASAM Fellow Vernon Wells

Oct 28, 2022 at

McNeil 473


Food for Thought in conversation with ASAM Fellow Yuting Zhu

Food for Thought Fall 2022

Nov 4, 2022 at

473 McNeil Building


Food for Thought in conversation with ASAM Fellow Ella Yang

Food for Thought Fall 2022

Nov 11, 2022 at

473 McNeil Building

 

Understanding Asian Americans’ Psychosocial Wellbeing and Community Qigong Exercise through an Anthropological Lens by Ella Yang


Asian America Across the Disciplines in conversation with Mohan Seshadri, Co-Executive Director of the Asian Pacific Islander Political Alliance

Asian America Across the Disciplines Fall 2022

Nov 15, 2022 at

Williams 306

Mohan Seshadri, Co-Executive Director of the Asian Pacific Islander Political Alliance, will join Dr. Fariha Khan's "South Asians in the US" course.


Asian America Across the Disciplines in conversation with Weike Wang

Asian America Across the Disciplines Fall 2022

Dec 6, 2022 at

Fisher-Bennett Rm 419