Past Events

Asian America across the Disciplines: Franklin Odo, Former Director of Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Program

Feb 12, 2014 at

Franklin Odo was an early activist in Asian American Studies and taught in the field for several decades before he became founding director of the Smithsonian's Asian Pacific American Center and Chief of the Asian…

Dal Puri Diaspora: A Documentary by Richard Fung

Feb 9, 2014 at

Speakers: Chi-ming Yang, Penn English Department - Special Surprise Guest Dir. Richard Fung

Dal Puri is a scrumptious Trinidadian desi food, reflecting a legacy of globalization in enforced…

Food for Thought Lunch: Heoreon An, GSE, Univ of Penn

Feb 7, 2014 at

Heoreon An will speak about the disparity between the model minority notion and Korean American students' lived experiences based on her empirical study.


Heoreon An

These Birds Walk: Exclusive screening at Penn

Feb 6, 2014 at


"The filmmakers capture extraordinary adventure...[features] one of the most exciting and daringly filmed chase scenes in the recent cinema."  - Richard Brody, …

Asian America across the Disciplines: Darrick Hamilton

Dec 3, 2013 at

Darrick Hamilton is an Associate Professor at Milano - The New School for International Affairs, Management and Urban Policy

In his talk, Understanding Assets Accumulation in Communities of…

Latitudes Co-Sponsorship, American Revolutionary Film Screening

Nov 18, 2013 at

You are cordially invited to join us for a very special screening of Grace Lee's documentary film on the life and activism of Grace Lee Boggs. The event will take place this 

Food for Thought Lunch: Nobuko Miyamoto

Nov 15, 2013 at


Nov 10, 2013 at