Public Programming

Upcoming Events

Securing 'Asia for Asians': Race, Counterinsurgency, and the U.S. Empire, 1954-1963.

Thu, Sep 21, 2017, 4:30 pm

Simeon Man is assistant professor of History of University of California, San Diego, where he teaches courses in Asian American history and U.S. transpacific history. His book, Soldiering through Empire: Race and the Making of the Decolonizing Pacific, is forthcoming from the University of California Press (January 2019).

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Refusal, Bodily Struggle, and Japanese American Resistance in Tule Lake Stockade

Thu, Oct 19, 2017, 4:30 pm

The presentation examines the two mass hunger strikes at the Tule Lake Stockade that held prisoners indefinitely and without trial during martial law in the Tule Lake Japanese Internment Camp in 1944.

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Asian American Studies lecture series

Thu, Nov 16, 2017, 4:30 pm

Kathleen Lopez

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Asian American Studies lecture series

Thu, Dec 7, 2017, 4:30 pm

Charmaine Chua

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Possessing Polynesians: Whiteness and Settler Colonialism in Hawai`i

Thu, Feb 15, 2018, 4:30 pm

Maile Arvin is an assistant professor of History and Gender Studies at the University of Utah. A Kanaka Maoli (Native Hawaiian) scholar, her research focuses on historical and contemporary issues of race, indigeneity, gender and science particularly in relation to Kānaka Maoli, the Western idea of the Polynesian race as almost white, and the broader Indigenous Pacific. She earned her Ph.D.

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Asian American Studies lecture series

Thu, Mar 1, 2018, 4:30 pm

Jasbir Puar

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Asian American Studies lecture series

Thu, Mar 29, 2018, 4:30 pm

Helen Zia

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Asian American Studies lecture series

Thu, Apr 12, 2018, 4:30 pm

Allan Puzalan Isaac

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