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Taking It Personally: Asian American Stories
May 23, 2021 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm PDT
Celebrate APA Heritage Month with stories of Asian American experiences from across the diaspora.
Grab a cocktail or an appetizer and join us for stories of the Asian American experience from Asian American Storytellers in Unity. As author Chimananda Ngozi Adichie states in her TED talk, “The Danger of a Single Story,” ”We risk critical misunderstanding of each other when we reduce complex human beings and situations to a single narrative.” In this program celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, listen to personal narratives from storytellers across the diaspora: Karin Amano, Eth-Noh-Tec, Emil Guillermo, Archie Jamjun, M.J. Kang, and Roopa Mohan. Recommended for ages 16 and up, but the whole family is welcome.